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  • Op-Ed: Ban open-water fish farms on state's Great Lakes
  • But Washington’s situation is quite similar to how a far less benign fish species took hold in North America, and both offer a cautionary tale for Michigan. Asian Carp were originally brought in to clean aquaculture and wastewater ponds in the ...
  • Traverse City Record-Eagle
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  • 9/27/2017 11:03:00 PM
  • Rainbow trout fishing season set to begin in DuPage County
  • All anglers 16 years old and older and not legally disabled must have valid Illinois fishing licenses with inland trout stamps. The licenses and the stamps are available at the Forest Preserve District's headquarters in Wheaton.
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  • 9/27/2017 9:39:00 AM
  • Southern Cal Boat Show Sept. 28-Oct. 1
  • Local attractions include Cabrillo Marine Aquarium and the L.A. Maritime Museum, Battleship USS Iowa, the S.S. Lane Victory, Ports O'Call Village, the San Pedro Fish Market and the popular handmade artisan marketplace, Crafted at the Port of L.A. For the .
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  • 9/27/2017 7:21:00 AM
  • Fisheries Survey in Michigan's Paint Creek
  • The Michigan Department of Natural Resources recently concluded a mark and recapture fisheries survey on Paint Creek in Oakland County to better understand the waterbody's brown trout population. Get an inside look at the survey work in this brief video.
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  • 9/27/2017 7:21:00 AM
  • South Dakota: Salmon Station Open for Egg Collection
  • PIERRE, S.D. - The South Dakota Game, Fish and Parks (GFP) has opened the Whitlock Bay Salmon Spawning Station near Gettysburg for the 2017 season. "Crews are expecting below normal returns of adult salmon likely due to increased predation on juvenile ...
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  • 9/27/2017 7:21:00 AM
  • Extended summer of Chicago fishing: The Midwest Fishing Report
  • Check the Wisconsin DNR Lake Michigan Report or the Root River Report. INDIANA STREAMS/NORTHWEST INDIANA: Capt. Rich Sleziak at Slez’s Bait in Lake Station, Ind., texted: Water super hot so fish are turning really fast dark and are hard to eat to ...
  • Chicago Sun-Times
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  • 9/27/2017 2:15:00 AM
  • Fishing brings enjoyment and economic boost
  • The Michigan Department of Natural Resources recently announced its spring and summer fish stocking efforts, through which 11 distinct species of fish and one hybrid were released in waterways throughout the state. The DNR set free slightly more than 25.47
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  • 9/25/2017 4:20:00 PM
  • Pay it Forward event brings veterans to Minnesota walleye-fishing mecca
  • It is hard to comprehend the many sacrifices made by members of the military in serving our country. But yet, we must realize the battle within their bodies and minds continues even when they return home. In late August, about 70 military guests ...
  • Outdoor News
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  • 9/25/2017 10:16:00 AM
  • Nebraska: Rainbow Trout Stockings Scheduled
  • LINCOLN, Neb. – Catchable-size rainbow trout are being stocked in city ponds and lakes across the state by the Nebraska Game and Parks Commission. These stockings will enhance fishing opportunities this fall and winter. Trout fishing is a great way to ...
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  • 9/25/2017 5:56:00 AM
  • Police investigate theft of fishing boat in Southwest Michigan
  • ST. JOSEPH COUNTY, MI -- Police are investigating the theft of a fishing boat. According to a release from the Michigan State Police, troopers in its White Pigeon detachment are investigating the larceny. Police said a 1992 Bass Tracker was stolen sometime
  • MLive
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  • 9/24/2017 10:02:00 PM
  • National hunting and fishing day in Nebraska
  • MINATARE, Neb. National Hunting and Fishing day came about to recognize America’s hunters and fisherman for their leadership in fish and wildlife conversation. National Hunting and Fishing Day has pledged for participants to bring someone along with you ..
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  • 9/24/2017 3:20:00 AM
  • Hunting and Fishing Days organizer remembers 30 years of history
  • CARTERVILLE -- Southern Illinois Hunting and Fishing Days starts Saturday at at John A. Logan College, and with thousands of people expected to come to campus for a weekend of fun, one said that for him, this year's event will be bittersweet. Ron Allen has
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  • 9/23/2017 4:57:00 PM
  • Early days Ohio fishing
  • Most outdoor oriented readers are very familiar with Lake Erie, and know well the excellent fishing for walleye and perch, and at least decent action on smallmouths. They're equally familiar with fishing at Charles Mill, Clear Fork, and other area lakes ..
  • Norwalk Reflector
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  • 9/23/2017 12:19:00 PM
  • More than 25 million fish stocked in Michigan Lakes
  • Fall fingerling Walleye pond drawdown Bellmont Mi. and release Crystal Lake, Crystal Mi. The Michigan Department of Natural Resources today announced the totals from its spring and summer fish stocking efforts. The DNR stocked a total of 25,470,199 fish ..
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  • 9/23/2017 10:20:00 AM
  • On Hunting and Fishing Day, enthusiasts hope to bolster ranks
  • Use Saturday to mentor a future hunter or angler, encouraged Iowa and Illinois natural resources officials. Saturday marks the 45th annual National Hunting and Fishing Day. This year's event is bolstered with the NHFS Challenge, promoted by famed NASCAR ..
  • Quad-Cities Times
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  • 9/23/2017 6:02:00 AM
  • National Hunting and Fishing Day is Saturday
  • In addition, spending supports more than 12,085 jobs in Nebraska and generates over $81 million in state and local taxes. "Secretary Zinke has made a commitment to fishing and other wildlife activities that is in line with our mission", said RBFF President
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