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  • Depleted of stone, quarry could produce fish, lettuce or energy
  • Or the quarry, located south of Highway 14 and west of Third Avenue, could become a fish farm capable of producing 5 million Asian bass each year, according to a second group of Minnesota State University students. Along with massive amounts of food ...
  • Mankato Free Press
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  • 3/26/2017 11:39:00 PM
  • AREA OUTDOOR NOTES: New fishing, hunting licenses required April 1
  • Anglers and hunters planning to enjoy their favorite pastimes will need to purchase new licenses after Friday. The Illinois Department of Natural Resources reminds anglers and hunters it is nearly time to purchase their 2017 Illinois fishing, hunting and .
  • The Telegraph
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  • 3/26/2017 12:04:00 PM
  • Outdoors: Will our mild winter deliver good fishing?
  • But what about our mild and goofy winter? Could it affect fishing this spring and summer? Indiana fisheries biologist Jed Pearson thinks there’s a good chance it could yield a good spring and summer fishing season. Pearson is a fish researcher who has ...
  • South Bend Tribune
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  • 3/26/2017 11:44:00 AM
  • Ehrler will lead the field into the final round of the Bassmaster Classic
  • and four-time Classic champion Kevin VanDam of Michigan (36-3). Lefebre, who won the 2009 Toyota Texas Bass Classic on Conroe, said he has stayed in one creek all week and used just one lure on one rod. "I've got 100 spots to fish on this lake, and 25 of .
  • Outdoors FIRST
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  • 3/26/2017 5:10:00 AM
  • Mother Nature dictates fishing yields
  • For those who prefer fishing inland bodies of water, the Ohio Division of Wildlife (DOW) has released the best lakes greater than 50 acres in the state and in each region to fish for a variety of species. The DOW says this forecast is based upon ...
  • Limaohio
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  • 3/26/2017 12:42:00 AM
  • Scientists puzzled by mercury jump in Great Lakes fish
  • Detroit Free Press DETROIT — It's not supposed to be like this. Though advisories about toxic mercury in fish have continued in Michigan and the surrounding Great Lakes, with recommendations to limit consumption of certain species to a few times per ...
  • USA Today
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  • 3/25/2017 7:48:00 PM
  • Scientists puzzled by Mercury's jump in Great Lakes fish
  • It's not supposed to be like this. Though advisories about toxic mercury in fish have continued in Michigan and the surrounding Great Lakes, with recommendations to limit consumption of certain species to a few times per month, the amount of mercury found
  • WZZM 13
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  • 3/25/2017 5:58:00 PM
  • 2017 could be the year for better fishing, says the DNR
  • DNR biologists say 2017 could be a great year for fishing and fish. If these warm temperatures continue through spring and summer, fish populations in northeast Indiana lakes could increase. According to Jed Pearson, a DNR fisheries biologist, the data ...
  • ABC 57 News
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  • 3/25/2017 2:28:00 PM
  • Fareway Centsable Health: Fish
  • CEDAR RAPIDS, Iowa (KCRG-TV9) – Whitney Hemmer with Fareway talks about the many different ways to prepare fish. If you passed up fish the last time you were at the grocery store, then you also passed up some pretty powerful health benefits. White fish ...
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  • 3/25/2017 2:23:00 PM
  • Jaime Pinkham to lead fish commission
  • and working with tribes in North Dakota, South Dakota and Minnesota to reform and redesign their governing systems. Pinkham worked for the fish commission from 2005 to 2008. He has a forestry degree from Oregon State University and has worked for state and
  • Lewiston Tribune Online
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  • 3/25/2017 7:13:00 AM
  • ODNR plans trout releases in area fishing spots
  • FINDLAY — Area fishing spots are on the list to receive some of more than 100,000 rainbow trout being released this spring by the Ohio Department of Natural Resources Division of Wildlife in 64 public lakes and ponds. The release date for Fostoria’s ...
  • The Advertiser-Tribune
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  • 3/25/2017 4:27:00 AM
  • Scientists puzzled by Mercury's jump in Great Lakes fish
  • Detroit Free Press An staff member with the Michigan Department of Natural Resources Fisheries Division nets musky on Lake St. Clair in a 2009 photo. As the DNR conducts fish surveys, some of the catch are shared with the Department of Environmental ...
  • Detroit Free Press
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  • 3/25/2017 3:24:00 AM
  • Mercury rising: Scientists puzzled by metal's jump in Great Lakes fish
  • An staff member with the Michigan Department of Natural Resources Fisheries Division nets musky on Lake St. Clair in a 2009 photo. As the DNR conducts fish surveys, some of the catch are shared with the Department of Environmental Quality for analysis of .
  • Detroit Free Press
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  • 3/24/2017 11:44:00 PM
  • N.D. Warden: Poachers Dumped Animals on State Land
  • Poachers alert: North Dakota Game and Fish Department district game warden Corey Erck is searching for suspected poachers in the illegal taking, possession and dumping of four whitetail deer, a turkey and coyote on the Apple Creek Wildlife Management ...
  • gameandfishmag.com
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  • 3/24/2017 6:20:00 PM
  • Trout fishing just around the corner
  • Davenport. In Illinois, the spring trout season begins at 5 a.m. Saturday, April 1. The DNR will stock the pond at Prospect Park on 30th Avenue in Moline sometime before then. Meanwhile, Illinois hunting and fishing licenses for 2016 expire March 31.
  • Quad-Cities Times
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  • 3/24/2017 5:20:00 PM
  • Michigan rivers ready to give up the fish with warmer temperatures
  • It's getting to be river fishing time. With warmer temperatures apparently in the mix for our weather conditions, the open water fishing action, especially on many Michigan rivers, should be ready to heat up. The Cheboygan River in Northern Lower Michigan
  • MLive
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  • 3/24/2017 4:43:00 PM
  • Heartland Cooks: Satish's North Indian Fish Fry
  • There are plenty of fish fries in the Heartland throughout spring leading up to Easter, but Satish Walia at India Delight in Marion, Illinois makes his fried fish much differently. Satish uses his proven technique to remove any hint of fishy smell from ...
  • KFVS12
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  • 3/24/2017 3:56:00 PM
  • How dams affect the fish community
  • The data from 19 complete main-stem dams throughout Minnesota revealed that an average of 41 percent of the fish species downstream of dams were not present anywhere upstream of the barrier. For example, the fish community in the Otter Tail River consists
  • Fergus Falls Daily Journal
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  • 3/24/2017 3:13:00 PM
  • Readers: Ridges fish fry 'best in town'
  • Readers: Ridges fish fry 'best in town' The Ridges Golf Course earns second place in Daily Tribune reader survey of best fish fries in Wisconsin Rapids area. Check out this story on wisconsinrapidstribune.com: http://wrtnews.co/2mVAH1y
  • Wisconsin Rapids Tribune
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  • 3/24/2017 3:10:00 PM
  • NE: Best places to fish in Nebraska
  • LINCOLN, Neb. — With nearly 450 lakes and streams open to public fishing, deciding where to fish in Nebraska can sometimes be challenging. Daryl Bauer, Nebraska Game and Parks Commission fisheries outreach program manager, has provided some useful tips ...
  • rvdailyreport.com
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  • 3/24/2017 3:00:00 PM
  • Ramps at 95th, honor & Chicago fishing stuff: Mayor’s Meeting
  • He said things are on track for stocking all fish this spring on Lake Michigan. He said Brenda McKinney, Urban Fishing Coordinator for the Illinois Department of Natural Resources, is short four clinic instructors–Washington Sherman, McKinley and ...
  • Chicago Sun Times
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  • 3/24/2017 10:00:00 AM

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NorthCentral at glance

Here are some of the most important statistics for the NorthCentral region.

StateLakesStreamsReservoirs
ILLINOIS86926631106
INDIANA7923470671
IOWA3232024168
MICHIGAN67924556189
MINNESOTA88751959520
NEBRASKA82314021815
NORTH DAKOTA799632115
OHIO32339001240
SOUTH DAKOTA5011521300
WISCONSIN511231091319

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