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  • Family fishing workshop set at refuge
  • The refuge will provide all equipment and materials, but participants may bring their own equipment if they desire. No license is required for the event since April 15 is an Indiana free fishing day.
  • tribtown.com
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  • 3/30/2017 6:24:00 AM
  • Census of Fish (image)
  • The NTL-LTER 'Fish Crew' takes a yearly 'census' of fish populations in the 12 LTER study lakes in Wisconsin. Here the crew measures a massive common carp pulled from a Fyke net in Lake Monona in Madison, WI. Disclaimer: AAAS and EurekAlert! are not ...
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  • 3/30/2017 5:03:00 AM
  • US fishing magnate dubbed 'The Codfather' set to change plea
  • He then sold the fish for cash, some of which was smuggled overseas. For more than a decade, Joe Thomas, 43, has been working at an IHOP restaurant in Springfield, Illinois. On Saturday, a couple of his regulars stopped in for breakfast. Thomas knows the .
  • WHIO
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  • 3/30/2017 4:53:00 AM
  • Illinois fish farm takes Purina to court over fish deaths
  • Full access to all content published on IntraFish.com Full access to latest news across all sections The IntraFish Seafood Price Tracker, the latest species prices Archive of over 177,000 articles – Two decades of stories
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  • 3/29/2017 11:55:00 PM
  • New Fishing License Year Begins April 1st
  • Indiana - If you currently have a fishing license for Indiana, it's about that time of year again to get a new one! The DNR Division of Fish & Wildlife would like to remind Indiana anglers that last year's fishing licenses are about to expire and that they
  • My Wabash Valley
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  • 3/29/2017 11:25:00 PM
  • New fishing license year begins on April 1
  • The DNR Division of Fish & Wildlife reminds Indiana anglers that last year's fishing licenses are about to expire and that they are encouraged to report their big catches this year. Indiana fishing licenses are valid from April 1 through March 31 of the ..
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  • 3/29/2017 6:28:00 PM
  • New fishing license year starts April 1
  • The Indiana Department of Natural Resources is angling to get people to report their big catches this year. The DNR said fishing licenses are valid from April 1 through March 31 the following year. That means anglers will need to get a new license Saturday
  • NOW News Source
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  • 3/29/2017 4:29:00 PM
  • FISKAS: Add Balance Your Early Season Fishing Plan
  • “Right now, as ice leaves big lakes and reservoirs, one of the sweetest presentations for shallow water perch and other panfish is a FISKAS Balance dressed with a microsplastic Little Atom Nuggie,” says Morse, who lives near Michigan’s perch-rich ...
  • odumagazine.com
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  • 3/29/2017 4:23:00 PM
  • Sex-shifting fish: Growth rate could determine sea lamprey sex
  • Scientists with the USGS and Michigan State University, funded by the Great Lakes Fishery Commission, found that slower sea lamprey growth rates during the larval phase of development may increase the odds of sea lampreys becoming male. During the study ..
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  • 3/29/2017 1:44:00 PM
  • DNR reminds anglers new fishing year starts April 1
  • The DNR Division of Fish & Wildlife reminds Indiana anglers that last year’s fishing licenses are about to expire and that they are encouraged to report their big catches this year. Indiana fishing licenses are valid from April 1 through March 31 of the ..
  • Wane
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  • 3/29/2017 11:13:00 AM
  • Bass Unlimited Creates Fish Habitat in Illinois
  • Bass Unlimited staff and a group of hearty volunteers met on a chilly Saturday morning recently along the banks of Mill Creek in Clark County, IL. No, they weren't there to go fishing (although it was tempting), they were there to build Christmas tree ...
  • thefishingwire.com
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  • 3/29/2017 7:55:00 AM
  • Terry & Roxanne Wilson New Co-Editors of Southern Trout's Ozark Edition
  • A husband and wife communication specialist team, the Wilsons are Illinois flatlanders by birth and relocated to the Ozarks of Southwest Missouri by choice, have been fly fishers for over100 years between them. They have written 400 articles in outdoor ...
  • thefishingwire.com
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  • 3/29/2017 7:55:00 AM
  • Ice Out Walleye Tips from Brian Brosdahl
  • Many states, including my home state of Minnesota, have closed seasons on walleyes to give the fish a chance to spawn without any fishing pressure. Some of the border waters around Minnesota have extended spring seasons for walleyes, which is usually the .
  • thefishingwire.com
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  • 3/29/2017 7:55:00 AM
  • SARLEY: The time is right for enjoyable bank fishing
  • Call 815-455-2040 for an updated report. Fox Chain and Lake Michigan: Chris Taurisano of T-Bone Guide Service (www.tboneguideservice.com - 630-330-0090) sends word, “The panfish bite on the Fox Chain is going pretty good right now. Plastics seem to be ...
  • Northwest Herald
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  • 3/29/2017 6:35:00 AM
  • Sportsmen, Game and Fish gather in Rugby
  • RUGBY – A new trapping season for river otters was among the topics of discussion at a North Dakota Game and Fish Department advisory board meeting held here Monday evening. Game and Fish says it intend to open a river otter trapping season Nov. 27 of ...
  • Minot Daily News
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  • 3/29/2017 5:17:00 AM
  • Iowa Legislature could be poised to raise hunting and fishing license fees
  • DES MOINES, Iowa - Are Iowa outdoorsmen going to be digging a little deeper the next time they purchase a license to hunt or fish in the state? That's a question that could be answered at the Iowa State Capitol over the next few days. Under a bill now ...
  • siouxlandproud.com
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  • 3/29/2017 2:12:00 AM
  • Smelt, Heidecke opener, inland trout opener: Chicago fishing, MFR
  • Big week for fishing around Chicago, especially Saturday when Illinois’s spring trout season opens, smelt netting begins and Heidecke Lake reopens to fishing; that and much more leads this sprawling raw-file Midwest Fishing Report. The MFR for Chicago ...
  • Chicago Sun Times
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  • 3/29/2017 2:03:00 AM
  • State considers $8.6 million in hunting, fishing fee increases
  • State considers $8.6 million in hunting, fishing fee increases Hunters and fishers could be asked to shoulder an additional $8.6 million in licensing fees under a bill being considered in the Iowa Legislature. Check out this story on desmoinesregister ...
  • Des Moines Register
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  • 3/29/2017 12:14:00 AM
  • Area tropical fish store opens with a splash
  • Although Moua’s fish store is new in this neighborhood, word gets around. “I have customers from Wisconsin, Fargo, Iowa — I was surprised. I didn’t expect that deal,” he said smiling. Moua used to work in auto body repairs. “I wasn’t ...
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  • 3/28/2017 6:00:00 PM
  • Fish farm says Purina feed caused massive die-offs
  • An Illinois fish producer is suing Purina Animal Nutrition for allegedly causing massive fish die-offs with its feed. Largemouth bass producer Veath Fish Farm is seeking more than $1 million for loss of sales, customers and other damages from Purina and ..
  • wattagnet.com
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  • 3/28/2017 5:32:00 PM
  • 2017 Three Rivers Fly Fishing / Fly Tying Show
  • This Saturday, April 1st, in Fort Wayne, Indiana, is the 2017 Three River Fly Fishing and Fly Tying Show. I’ll be there tying along side my good friend, Todd Schotts of Grizzly Flies. There will be vendors from around the midwest and many fly tiers on hand
  • frankenfly.com
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  • 3/28/2017 3:42:00 PM

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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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