Sales had been shut down since April 6 due to COVID-19.
Tag sales are up from last year, despite the COVID-19 crisis.
Investigators from the Division of Wildlife observed employees of Curtice, Ohio-based Szuch Fishery Inc. allegedly injure a “trophy-sized” muskellunge – like this one – that had been caught in their commercial fishing net in western Lake Erie. (Ohio DNR)The Ohio DNR has charged a prominent Lake Erie commercial fishing operation with more than 20 wildlife violations. For the complete story,…
Adult counterparts fare a bit worse on opening day.
Affects ultra-popular walleye run, white bass run later.
Move is temporary during COVID-19 crisis, director says.
Yet another victim of coronavirus pandemic.
The Lake Erie Committee of the Great Lakes Fishery Commission set its lake-wide walleye Total Allowable Catch recently for Ohio and other state and provincial members of the Lake Erie Committee. What does it mean for sport fishing on the Ohio side of the big lake? For the story, click here. Categories: News, Walleye Tags: Fishing, Lake Erie, Ohio DNR,…
Expected to be temporary until crisis has subsided.
Ohio DNR closely monitoring situation in light of COVID-19 crisis.
And Southwest Ohio Eagle Creek turkey drawing planned by mail; public drawing on March 28 canceled over the COVID-19 crisis.
Shutdown in response to virus pandemic.
Ammo sales up while most ranges are closed.
Meetings canceled for several boards in coming days.
Plan was to add coyote to the trapping season.
Hunters in all seasons top last year’s total by more than 10,000.
Division of Wildlife proposing a trapping season for ‘yotes.
Almost 4,000 more deer killed this year compared to last year.
City of Columbus withdraws petition that would have affected creeks.
Newest Ohio space just dedicated in Hardin County in early October.
Council approved the use of three lines per person while fishing on Ohio’s portion of Lake Erie, including areas immediately upstream in creeks, rivers and tributaries, as well as the western and eastern units of Ohio River. Regulations allow a person to fish with up to two lines in the remainder of the state.
Two juveniles charged in death of Victoria Schafer in Hocking Hills.
Trump’s visit to Lima in September well-covered by ODNR.
During their sentencing in Ashtabula Municipal Court, each angler was ordered to pay a fine and restitution for 99 walleye, totaling a combined $9,360 in court costs and restitution. The judge also revoked their Ohio fishing licenses for three years. All six anglers were added to the Interstate Wildlife Violator’s Compact, which could cause them to lose their fishing rights in 46 other states.
Division of Wildlife Central Ohio – Wildlife District 1 During the 2018 deer gun season, state wildlife officer Josh Shields, assigned to Union County, received a complaint of gunshots from a property where limited hunting is allowed. Trespassing was suspected. Officer Shields patrolled the area and contacted a hunter who was on the property without permission. During the investigation, officer…
Phishing scenario seems to be at play, authorities say.