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  • Illinois wildlife and sport fish restoration funds tied up
  • WSIL -- Millions of dollars meant to fund wildlife conservation projects in Illinois currently sit in a federal bank account awaiting allocation by the state of Illinois. In the early 1900s, as many animal species were on the decline, Congress passed the .
  • WSIL TV
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  • 2/24/2017 3:48:00 AM
  • Trout Unlimited teaches fly fishing Feb. 28
  • The Twin Cities branch of the non-profit conservation group works to preserve, restore and protect cold-water fisheries in Minnesota, Wisconsin, Illinois and Iowa, with a focus on the Minneapolis-St. Paul metro area. Info: Visit TwinCitiesTU.org or call ..
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  • 2/23/2017 10:53:00 PM
  • In North Dakota, Lake Metigoshe an ice-fishing treasure
  • They’ve fished through the ice from Indiana to Montana, but they consider Lake Metigoshe a true ice fishing treasure. “This is my home away from home in the winter,” Justin Potter said. “I absolutely love Metigoshe. I’ve been fishing it for five ...
  • Outdoor News
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  • 2/23/2017 5:10:00 PM
  • Big bow-fishing tournament coming
  • They will be loaded into a refrigerated truck on-site and transported to a plant in Illinois to be processed into liquid fertilizer. Morris notes that such ecological recycling is not new -- early American Indians frequently used fish to fertilize their ..
  • Lebanon Democrat
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  • 2/23/2017 4:01:00 PM
  • Ice Fishing Derby in Elliot Lake
  • Anglers from as far as Sudbury, Sault Ste. Marie, Cambridge, St. Catharines, Barrie, Peterborough, Marathon, Manitoulin Island, Ottawa, as well as Michigan, came to Elliot Lake to participate in the annual Ice Fishing Derby. On the ice Close to 250 fish ..
  • Elliot Lake Standard
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  • 2/23/2017 11:51:00 AM
  • Iowa: Fishing Regs to be Relaxed at Kent Park Lake
  • TIFFIN- The Iowa Department of Natural Resources will relax fishing regulations on the 27-acre main lake at Kent Park starting on March 1, to allow anglers to more freely harvest fish before and while the lake is being drained. The lake is scheduled to be
  • thefishingwire.com
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  • 2/23/2017 8:16:00 AM
  • Kevin VanDam's Competitive Secret
  • Given massive advancements in modern bass fishing, it's necessary for the versatile VanDam to own and utilize tremendous amounts of tackle, whether on the road or at home in his Michigan test facility. Cataloging his significant gear and keeping it ...
  • thefishingwire.com
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  • 2/23/2017 8:16:00 AM
  • Ice Fishing Tips
  • In this week's ice fishing tip with Okoboji guide John Grosvenor, John has advice on rattle reel fishing. Click here for this week's tip. Disclaimer: Using blue gill as bait in South Dakota and Minnesota is illegal, but it is legal in Iowa.
  • KSFYabc
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  • 2/23/2017 4:33:00 AM
  • Avoid an Ice Fishing Injury With These Pro Tips
  • “I live in Western Illinois,” he says, “and the winter gloom used to really affect me,” but after one of his co-workers took him ice fishing for the first time, he was hooked. That was 16 years ago. Now, McNett is captain of the USA Ice Tea
  • veryinternationalpeople.com
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  • 2/23/2017 3:39:00 AM
  • Concern about ice fishing conditions after warm weather
  • OTSEGO COUNTY, MI (WPBN/WGTU) -- With temperatures reaching the 60's across northern Michigan on Wednesday, there is some concern about the ice conditions and what it means for people trying to ice fish or even snowmobile. There were some ice fishermen on
  • Up North Live
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  • 2/23/2017 1:48:00 AM
  • Below the Waterline: Rattles and beads can improve catch ratios
  • Awards were presented Jan. 20-21 at the Illinois Pheasants and Quail Forever State Meeting in Springfield. Terry Brown is President of Wired2Fish.com, an industry leading, daily website and social media fishing centered community that provides information
  • Pantagraph
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  • 2/23/2017 1:05:00 AM
  • Fish houses must be removed by March 1
  • PIERRE, S.D. (KOTA TV) - The South Dakota Game, Fish and Parks (GFP) reminds ice anglers that all fish houses, shelters and other structures must be removed from the ice by midnight on Tuesday, Feb. 28, 2017. Fish houses, shelters and other structures may
  • ABC KOTA Territory News
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  • 2/22/2017 11:40:00 PM
  • Rick Bramwell column: Redear target for upcoming fishing
  • Fishing, in this mid-April type weather, you bet. I fished Sunday and Monday with Larry Holliday in southern Indiana where we caught bluegill up to nine inches. The lake has no redear, but from the looks of things, they would do quite well. Redear or shell
  • The Herald Bulletin
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  • 2/22/2017 9:55:00 PM
  • Sarley: More fishing guides to check out with spring approaching
  • I present the names in no particular order. These are the next batch of guides that I recommend that operate in or near Northern Illinois. Doug Becker of the JD Guide Service is one heck of a tournament fisherman and usually scores nice limits on Geneva.
  • Northwest Herald
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  • 2/22/2017 5:50:00 PM
  • More fishing guides to check out
  • I present the names in no particular order. These are the next batch of guides I recommend that operate in or near northern Illinois. Doug Becker of JD Guide Service is one heck of a tournament fisherman and usually scores nice limits on Geneva.
  • Northwest Herald
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  • 2/22/2017 5:50:00 PM
  • Free Fishing Trip – Kids Fishing Foundation
  • 2017 The Kids Fishing Foundation and The Kids Hunting Foundation will at the Minnesota Deer and Turkey Classic, March 10-12 2017 - Look for the Kids Hunting Foundation - Booth 222
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  • 2/22/2017 3:32:00 PM
  • Central Illinois Treasures: Fish Carver
  • The basement of Terry Page’s home near Hillsboro is lined with reminders of his love for fishing: mounted muskies and bass, antique lures and boxes of fishing magazines. “I started at age three,” Page remembers. “I caught a bluegill. My dad and my ...
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  • 2/22/2017 12:06:00 PM
  • Angler Feedback Shapes Brown Trout Stocking on Lake Michigan
  • Brown trout remain a critical part of the Lake Michigan fishery and provide extended nearshore and stream angling opportunities during the fall and winter months. For 2017, the department plans to stock 316,000 seeforellen brown trout yearlings and 40,000
  • thefishingwire.com
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  • 2/22/2017 8:27:00 AM
  • Five Fish Limit Proposed for Lake Michigan Lake Trout
  • Responding to angler input, the Wisconsin Department of Natural Resources is proposing expanded harvest opportunities for Lake Michigan lake trout using the emergency rule process. Todd Kalish, DNR deputy fisheries bureau director, said the proposed ...
  • thefishingwire.com
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  • 2/22/2017 8:27:00 AM
  • DNR seeks hunting, fishing fee increases
  • NEW ULM — The Minnesota Department of Natural Resources (DNR) proposes modest fee increases to maintain habitat quality and expand research on deer and management for the coming decade. Jack Lauer, DNR Southern Regional Fisheries Manager, said fee hikes ..
  • The Journal
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  • 2/22/2017 6:33:00 AM
  • IGLFC to sponsor spring fishing seminar
  • Each year the Iowa Great Lakes Fishing Club (IGLFC) holds an early spring fishing seminar at the Hap Ketelsen Center in Everly. This is a great opportunity, because it is close to home, and the speaker is always top notch. This year’s seminar ...
  • Dickinson County News
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  • 2/22/2017 6:05:00 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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