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  • Vermont: FWD Seeks Let's Go Fishing Program Instructors
  • BERLIN, Vt. - The Vermont Fish & Wildlife Department is seeking volunteers who would like to become 'Let's Go Fishing' instructors so they can pass on Vermont's fishing tradition to the next generation of Vermonters. The department will be hosting a one ..
  • thefishingwire.com
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  • 3/24/2017 6:23:00 AM
  • Vermont: FWD Officers Offer Free Fishing Clinics
  • MONTPELIER, Vt. – The Vermont Fish & Wildlife Department will be hosting a series of free fishing clinics this spring and summer, including four specialized courses focused on specific tactics and species of fish. "We're excited to offer these targeted ...
  • thefishingwire.com
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  • 3/24/2017 6:23:00 AM
  • Free Fishing Clinics With The Vermont Fish & Wildlife Department
  • Want to learn more about fishing? The Vermont Fish & Wildlife Department might have a solution for you. The department is offering a series of free fishing clinics through the spring and summer this year. According to a media release, the clinics will ...
  • mychamplainvalley.com
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  • 3/20/2017 4:30:00 PM
  • Vt. Fish and Wildlife conservation camp opens applications
  • MONTPELIER — If you are 12 to 14 years old and want to learn about Vermont’s wildlife and gain outdoor skills, consider attending one of the Vermont Fish & Wildlife Department’s Green Mountain Conservation Camps next summer. The one-week camp program ...
  • Addison County Independent
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  • 3/20/2017 3:30:00 PM
  • Knowing Your Fish
  • Officials from Lake Champlain International and Vermont Fish and Wildlife want you to know about the fish you're catching in Lake Champlain. On Local 44 Morning Brew, they explain how to tell the difference between hybrids and muskies. Muskies are endanger
  • mychamplainvalley.com
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  • 3/20/2017 2:35:00 PM
  • Fish and Wildlife to hold public hearings in Middlebury on March 25
  • MONTPELIER — Hunters, landowners and anyone else interested in wildlife, especially deer and moose, should plan on attending one of the Vermont Fish & Wildlife public hearings being held in late March. The hearings will include results of Vermont’s ...
  • Addison County Independent
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  • 3/16/2017 2:42:00 PM
  • Vermont Trout Unlimited Youth Fly Fishing Camp
  • MONTPELIER, VT – Vermont Trout Unlimited announces year seven of their fly fishing camp for Vermont teens ages 13 to 16. Teens interested in either learning the art of fly-fishing or improving their basic skill level along side some of Vermont's most ...
  • thefishingwire.com
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  • 3/15/2017 6:00:00 AM
  • American Museum of Fly Fishing to Honor Tom McGuane
  • Manchester, Vermont - The American Museum of Fly Fishing announced today that it will honor influential author Thomas McGuane with its 2017 Heritage Award. The celebration will take place on April 5 at a public reception held at the Racquet & Tennis Club .
  • thefishingwire.com
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  • 3/15/2017 6:00:00 AM
  • Lake Champlain Muskie Catches Point to Restoration Progress
  • (Photo provided by Ryan Carpentier) SWANTON, Vt. – A series of recent muskellunge catches by anglers ice fishing on northern Lake Champlain have provided fisheries biologists from Vermont Fish & Wildlife with added confirmation that muskie stocking and ...
  • thefishingwire.com
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  • 3/14/2017 5:41:00 AM
  • VT Issues Ice Shanty Removal Reminder
  • Vermont state law requires that ice fishing shanties be removed from the ice before the ice weakens, according the Vermont Fish & Wildlife Department. The name and address of the owner must be on the ice shanty, and the shanty must be removed before the ..
  • newenglandboating.com
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  • 3/2/2017 8:02:00 AM
  • Hi, fresh fish from Vermont
  • I'm the creator and webmaster of Vermont in the Civil War, a grass-roots effort to document Vermont's participation in the war. Site includes 37,000 soldiers (Union, Confederate, Colored Troops), civilians who participated in the war effort, including a ..
  • civilwartalk.com
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  • 2/27/2017 4:18:00 PM
  • Two Record Fish Caught in Vermont in 2016
  • Vermont Fish & Wildlife today announced that two fish caught in 2016 have been certified as new state records, marking the 14th and 15th state records that have been set for individual species of fish since 2010.
  • backwoodssportsman.blogspot.com
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  • 2/27/2017 3:06:00 PM
  • Annual Vermont ice fish derby canceled
  • BENSON, Vt. (AP) — An annual Vermont ice fishing derby has been canceled due to the warm weather. The 45th annual Great Benson Fishing Derby sponsored by the Fair Haven Rotary Club was scheduled to take place this weekend on all Vermont waters and Lake ...
  • The Roanoke Times
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  • 2/25/2017 8:28:00 PM
  • Annual Vermont ice fish derby canceled
  • BENSON, Vt. — An annual Vermont ice fishing derby has been canceled due to the warm weather. The 45th annual Great Benson Fishing Derby sponsored by the Fair Haven Rotary Club was scheduled to take place this weekend on all Vermont waters and Lake Champlai
  • The Republic
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  • 2/25/2017 6:01:00 PM
  • Bad weather for ice fishing, Great Benson tourney cancelled
  • Many local ice fishermen and women head over to western Vermont the last weekend in February for the annual Great Benson derby that is headquartered on Lake Bomoseen, but bad ice on the lake has resulted in it being scrapped. Here is a news release from ..
  • Post-Star
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  • 2/22/2017 6:08:00 PM
  • Dave Blow tries something new: ice fishing
  • I’m a little ashamed to admit – especially growing up in a rural Vermont town and hunting and fishing at least a handful of times each year since I was old enough to hold a pole and a gun – that I had never gone ice fishing. I still haven’t really ...
  • Post-Star
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  • 2/9/2017 12:00:00 AM
  • Vermont State Police stress ice fishing safety and risks
  • VERMONT- Following the death of an ice fisherman who fell through thin ice on Lake Willoughby recently, and several recent ice water rescues, the Vermont State Police, Vermont Fish & Wildlife, and first responders across the state would like to remind all
  • Deerfield Valley News
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  • 2/8/2017 12:09:00 PM
  • Vt. Fish & Wildlife Bands Ducks at Milton Home
  • MILTON, Vt. - Vermont Fish & Wildlife had a rare opportunity Tuesday to begin tracking almost 200 ducks, mostly mallard ducks, in the middle of winter. It’s all because a Milton man works hard to make his yard a duck’s paradise. Dave Paya built his ...
  • mychamplainvalley.com
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  • 2/7/2017 11:30:00 PM
  • States team up against fish, wildlife violators
  • Anyone who violates Vermont’s fish and wildlife laws needs to keep in mind that they cannot hunt, fish or trap in another state if their licenses are revoked in Vermont. Vermont is one of 45 states belonging to the Interstate Wildlife Violator ...
  • Outdoor News
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  • 2/7/2017 5:43:00 PM
  • Vt Fish & Wildlife Study State Moose Herd
  • Tom Rogers, of Vermont Fish & Wildlife, stopped by the Morning Brew Wednesday to tell us about a new, extensive moose study in the state. In January, wildlife biologists placed radio collars on 60 wild moose to follow their movements and study the cause of
  • mychamplainvalley.com
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  • 2/1/2017 11:21:00 PM
  • Vermont: FWD Urges Caution on Ice
  • MONTPELIER, Vt. – Anyone venturing onto the ice for ice fishing or other activities is urged to exercise extra caution by the Vermont Fish & Wildlife Department. Warmer weather in January has caused ice to deteriorate on lakes, ponds and rivers ...
  • thefishingwire.com
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  • 1/31/2017 6:04:00 AM
  • Vermont offers ice fishing instruction at annual festival
  • MONTPELIER, Vt. (AP) - Vermonters who want to learn more about ice fishing can do so for free at the state’s annual ice fishing festival. It takes place on Saturday from 11 a.m. to 3 p.m. at Hoyt’s Landing in Springfield. Vermont Fish and Wildlife ...
  • m.washingtontimes.com
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  • 1/28/2017 1:48:00 PM
  • Vermont offers ice fishing instruction at annual festival
  • MONTPELIER, Vt. — Vermonters who want to learn more about ice fishing can do so for free at the state’s annual ice fishing festival. It takes place on Saturday from 11 a.m. to 3 p.m. at Hoyt’s Landing in Springfield. Vermont Fish and Wildlife staff ...
  • The Republic
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  • 1/28/2017 8:37:00 AM
  • Police warn Vermonters about ice fishing safety
  • There's a warning during this warm winter that the ice may not be safe. Vermont State Police say after two incidents Thursday, the death of a fisherman who fell through the ice into Lake Willoughby and a truck that got stuck on Lake Memphremagog ...
  • WCAX-TV
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  • 1/28/2017 1:35:00 AM
  • Free ice fishing in Vermont on Saturday
  • Vermont has some great places to fish, and our area is just a short drive from the Green Mountain state. If you want to ice fish some of the waters in our neighbor to the east, Saturday is the day to get out without needing a fishing license. Saturday (Jan
  • Post-Star
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  • 1/27/2017 6:53:00 PM
  • What ice fishing is all about
  • "This is something I grew up doing with my dad and some of my best experiences I can remember are going out when I was young enjoying fishing," said Adam Miller of Vermont Fish and Wildlife. For Miller, his hobby turned into a career. "Look, we're out here
  • WCAX-TV
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  • 1/27/2017 4:55:00 PM
  • Hatching a plan to save salmon
  • Let me back up a bit. Last fall, scientists took eggs from salmon caught returning from Lake Champlain to Hatchery Brook at Vermont’s Ed Weed Fish Culture Station and transported them to White River Hatchery. Some of those eggs are the research subjects ..
  • usfwsnortheast.wordpress.com
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  • 1/25/2017 6:58:00 PM
  • VT Fish and Wildlife begins moose study
  • MIDDLEBURY — The Vermont Fish and Wildlife department has begun a three-year study to gather information on the moose population in the state. According to the department, the species is becoming increasingly more threatened by a parasite known as the ...
  • suncommunitynews.com
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  • 1/25/2017 11:22:00 AM
  • Vermont Free Ice Fishing Day
  • Always wanted to go ice fishing but couldn't find a good excuse to get away? Now we have found that excuse for you: a "FREE ICE FISHING DAY" on the last Saturday in January. Saturday, January 28, 2017 is Vermont's free ice fishing day - a day when anyone .
  • thefishingwire.com
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  • 1/25/2017 9:27:00 AM
  • Yankee Sportsman's Classic Show Jan. 20-22
  • Celebrate Vermont's Hunting and Fishing Heritage, Jan 20 - 22 The 25th Annual Yankee Sportsman's Classic Showpresented by the H-Teamwill be held January 20th thru the 22nd at the Robert E. Miller Expo Center in Essex Junction, Vermont. The three day event
  • thefishingwire.com
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  • 1/19/2017 9:40:00 AM
  • Vermont Fish & Wildlife: Waterfowl Hunting Blind Removal Deadline
  • Courtesy of Vermont Fish & Wildlife Department/Copyright 2017 Nexstar Broadcasting, Inc. All rights reserved. This material may not be published, broadcast, rewritten, or redistributed. Montpelier, Vt. The Vermont Fish & Wildlife Department wants to remind
  • mychamplainvalley.com
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  • 1/19/2017 1:38:00 AM
  • Vermont Fish and Wildlife hosting winter fishing clinics
  • MONTPELIER, Vt. — The Vermont Department of Fish and Wildlife hopes to give anglers the skills they need to keep fishing as temperatures drop. A series of upcoming workshops will discuss the techniques needed for ice fishing and fly fishing during the ...
  • Press Republican
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  • 1/15/2017 10:07:00 AM
  • Fish and Wildlife says Vermont 2016 bear hunt successful
  • MONTPELIER, Vt. (AP) - The Vermont Department of Fish and Wildlife says the state's bear hunters had a successful 2016 season. Preliminary numbers show hunters took 697 bear during the fall season. Vermont Bear Biologist Forrest Hammond says the number is
  • WNYT
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  • 1/15/2017 12:06:00 AM
  • Fish and Wildlife says Vermont 2016 bear hunt successful
  • MONTPELIER, Vt. (AP) - The Vermont Department of Fish and Wildlife says the state’s bear hunters had a successful 2016 season. Preliminary numbers show hunters took 697 bear during the fall season. Vermont Bear Biologist Forrest Hammond says the number ...
  • Washington Times
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  • 1/14/2017 7:01:00 PM
  • VT Fish & Wildlife at the Yankee Show, Jan. 20-22
  • The annual Yankee Sportsman’s Classic show will be held January 20, 21 and 22 at the Champlain Valley Expo in Essex Junction, and the Vermont Fish & Wildlife Department is inviting you to visit their exhibits and attend their seminars at the show.
  • backwoodssportsman.blogspot.com
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  • 1/12/2017 2:07:00 PM
  • Vermont Ice Fishing Day/Festival Jan. 28
  • Saturday, January 28, 2017 is Vermont's free ice fishing day - a day when anyone, resident or nonresident, may go fishing in Vermont without a fishing license. A free Ice Fishing Festival will be held that day at Hoyts Landing in Springfield, Vermont.
  • thefishingwire.com
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  • 1/12/2017 9:52:00 AM
  • Vermont: Free Walleye Ice Clinic Jan. 14
  • The Vermont Fish & Wildlife Department will host a free introductory course on ice fishing for walleye in mid-January at Lake Carmi. The clinic, which is open to the public, will run from 11 a.m. to 1:30 p.m. on Saturday, January 14 at Lake Carmi State ...
  • thefishingwire.com
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  • 1/12/2017 9:52:00 AM
  • Vermont Fish & Wildlife: 2016 was a Successful Year for Bear Hunting
  • This material may not be published, broadcast, rewritten, or redistributed. MONTPELIER, Vt. The Vermont Fish & Wildlife Department says 2016 was a good year for bear hunting. According to a media release, Vermont hunters took 697 black bears during the 81
  • mychamplainvalley.com
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  • 1/10/2017 9:23:00 PM
  • Fly Tying Classes in Vermont
  • Trout Unlimited MadDog Chapter and Vermont Fish & Wild-life's Let's Go Fishing Program are partnering to conduct instructional fly tying courses. Each course will emphasize stream ecology, habitat management, angler ethics and the natural history of trout
  • thefishingwire.com
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  • 1/10/2017 7:42:00 AM
  • F&W Informs Anglers of 2017 Fishing Digest Errors
  • The Vermont Fish & Wildlife Department is reaching out to both resident and non-resident anglers to provide clarification on four errors published in the 2017 Vermont Fishing Guide & Regulations digest recently put on shelves at license agents statewide.
  • backwoodssportsman.blogspot.com
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  • 1/9/2017 2:00:00 PM
  • Bradley Fish of Norwalk Named to the Champlain College Dean's List
  • Fish is majoring in Professional Writing. Founded in 1878, Champlain College is a small, not-for-profit, private college in Burlington, Vermont, with additional campuses in Montreal, Quebec and Dublin, Ireland. Champlain offers a traditional undergraduate
  • news.hamlethub.com
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  • 1/7/2017 10:16:00 PM
  • Vermont Fish & Wildlife: Early Numbers for the 2016 Deer Hunting Season
  • Courtesy of Vermont Fish & Wildlife Department/Copyright 2017 Nexstar Broadcasting, Inc. All rights reserved. This material may not be published, broadcast, rewritten, or redistributed. MONTPELIER, Vt. The numbers are in for Vermont’s 2016 deer hunting ...
  • mychamplainvalley.com
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  • 1/4/2017 6:10:00 PM
  • Bridport man wins lifetime Vermont hunting, fishing license
  • MONTPELIER, Vt. (AP) — A Bridport man will be entitled to hunt and fish for free in Vermont for life. Fifty-six-year-old David Girard has won the 2016 Vermont lifetime hunting and fishing license lottery. He was drawn as the winner from among more than ...
  • The Caledonian Record
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  • 1/2/2017 3:26:00 AM
  • Bridport man wins lifetime Vermont hunting, fishing license
  • MONTPELIER, Vt. (AP) - A Bridport man will be entitled to hunt and fish for free in Vermont for life. Fifty-six-year-old David Girard has won the 2016 Vermont lifetime hunting and fishing license lottery. He was drawn as the winner from among more than ...
  • Washington Times
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  • 1/1/2017 3:44:55 PM
  • Bridport man wins lifetime Vermont hunting, fishing license
  • MONTPELIER, Vt. — A Bridport man will be entitled to hunt and fish for free in Vermont for life. Fifty-six-year-old David Girard has won the 2016 Vermont lifetime hunting and fishing license lottery. He was drawn as the winner from among more than 10,000 .
  • The Republic
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  • 1/1/2017 10:01:19 AM
  • Vermont holds free ice fishing for walleye course
  • ENOSBURG FALLS, Vt. (AP) - Want to learn how to ice fish for walleye? The Vermont Fish & Wildlife Department is holding a free introductory course at Lake Carmi. The clinic is scheduled for Saturday Jan. 14 from 11 a.m. to 1:30 p.m. Organizers say the ...
  • Washington Times
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  • 12/31/2016 2:09:00 PM
  • In Vermont, man wins annual lottery for free hunting and fishing for life
  • MONTPELIER, Vt. — David Girard, 56, of Bridport, Vermont, is the lucky winner of the 2016 Vermont Lifetime Hunting and Fishing License Lottery. With his lifetime license, Girard will be entitled to hunt and fish for free for life. He was drawn as the ...
  • Outdoor News
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  • 12/29/2016 7:44:42 PM
  • Vt. man wins lifetime of free hunting, fishing
  • A Bridport man can now hunt and fish for life in Vermont-- for free. David Girard, 56, is the lucky winner of the state's Lifetime Hunting and Fishing License Lottery. His name was drawn from more than 10,000 tickets purchased this year. The Vermont Fish .
  • WCAX-TV
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  • 12/29/2016 3:16:52 AM
  • Vermont Fish & Wildlife to Host Free Ice Fishing Class
  • Courtesy of Vermont Fish & Wildlife/Copyright 2016 Nexstar Broadcasting, Inc. All rights reserved. This material may not be published, broadcast, rewritten, or redistributed. ENOSBURG FALLS, Vt. Want to learn how to ice fish? The Vermont Fish & Wildlife ..
  • mychamplainvalley.com
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  • 12/28/2016 11:56:26 PM
  • Fishing in 2016: The year didn't go swimmingly for industry
  • Gloucester fisherman and “Wicked Tuna” castmember Paul Hebert was sentenced to four years’ probation, fined $5,000 and forced to pay $53,560 after being found guilty of Social Security and Medicaid fraud in U.S. District Court in Vermont. National ...
  • Gloucester Daily Times
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  • 12/27/2016 10:03:05 PM
  • Vermont: F&W Offers Ice Safety Tips
  • MONTPELIER, Vt. – The recent arrival of cold temperature has formed early-season ice on Vermont ponds, lakes and rivers. The Vermont Fish & Wildlife Department reminds winter enthusiasts that ice should never be considered safe and ice conditions vary.
  • thefishingwire.com
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  • 12/19/2016 6:27:41 AM
  • Teach a patient to fish
  • Casting for Recovery was founded in 1996 by a reconstructive surgeon in Vermont and her fly fishing instructor. “It dawned on her that the casting motion was similar to the exercises for women that had reconstructive surgery,” Collins said. Casting for ...
  • Montrose Daily Press
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  • 12/18/2016 3:54:22 PM
  • US Fish and Wildlife releases management plan for refuge
  • Conte National Fish and Wildlife Refuge in Vermont, New Hampshire, Massachusetts and Connecticut. The service released its 15-year conservation plan for review on Friday. It includes four proposals for managing the refuge, which is now made up of over ...
  • WCAX-TV
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  • 12/17/2016 12:49:26 PM
  • Vermont Fish and Wildlife Remind of Ice Safety
  • Vermont Fish and Wildlife are reminding folks to be cautious while taking to the ice. Fish and Wildlife officials say despite the extreme temperatures, many bodies of water still wont be iced over. At least four-inches of consistent ice is the recommended
  • mychamplainvalley.com
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  • 12/16/2016 1:01:57 AM
  • 2017 Vermont hunting, fishing, trapping licenses available Dec. 12
  • Vermont hunting, fishing and trapping licenses for 2017 will be available on Dec. 12. “Vermonters really enjoy hunting and fishing,” said Vermont Fish & Wildlife Commissioner Louis Porter. “Many people like to purchase their new licenses before Jan ...
  • Mountain Times
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  • 12/14/2016 4:42:04 PM
  • White River hatchery hopes to restore fish native to Lake Champlain
  • The salmon program is a collaborative effort with state fish managers in Vermont, New York and in Quebec who will also continue their own stocking programs. While the state and federal programs are somewhat redundant, officials say it's important not to ..
  • WCAX-TV
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  • 12/14/2016 3:13:10 AM
  • Vermont 2017 Licenses Available Online Beginning Today (Dec. 12)
  • MONTPELIER, Vt. -- Vermont hunting, fishing and trapping licenses for 2017 will be available on the Fish & Wildlife Department's website (www.vtfishandwildlife.com) on December 12. "Vermonters really enjoy hunting and fishing," said Vermont Fish & Wildlife
  • thefishingwire.com
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  • 12/12/2016 7:18:56 AM
  • Vermont fish hatchery changes focus, looks inland
  • BETHEL — The White River National Fish Hatchery is back in business five years after being severely damaged by Tropical Storm Irene. And it is shifting its focus from restoring salmon to the Connecticut River basin to doing the same in Lake Champlain, as .
  • Rutland Herald
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  • 12/12/2016 5:31:33 AM
  • Vermont fish hatchery changes focus, looks inland
  • BETHEL, Vt. (AP) - The White River National Fish Hatchery is back in business five years after being severely damaged by Tropical Storm Irene. And it is shifting its focus from restoring salmon to the Connecticut River basin to doing the same in Lake ...
  • Washington Times
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  • 12/10/2016 9:04:30 PM
  • Vermont fish hatchery changes focus, looks inland
  • BETHEL, Vt. (AP) — The White River National Fish Hatchery is back in business five years after being severely damaged by Tropical Storm Irene. And it is shifting its focus from restoring salmon to the Connecticut River basin to doing the same in Lake ...
  • Seattle Post Intelligencer
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  • 12/10/2016 12:21:57 PM
  • Vermont fish hatchery changes focus, looks inland
  • BETHEL, Vt. (AP) — The White River National Fish Hatchery is back in business five years after being severely damaged by Tropical Storm Irene. And it is shifting its focus from restoring salmon to the Connecticut River basin to doing the same in Lake ...
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  • 12/10/2016 2:13:30 AM
  • Vermont Fish & Wildlife: Tips for Feeding Birds in the Wintertime
  • With the cold weather officially here the Vermont Fish & Wildlife has a few tips for folks who feed the birds in the wintertime. According to a media release, a report in 2011 found that almost half of Vermont households feed the birds the report also says
  • mychamplainvalley.com
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  • 12/8/2016 7:12:20 PM
  • Licenses sold for hunting, fishing
  • MONTPELIER — Vermont hunting, fishing and trapping licenses for 2017 will be available Dec. 12 online at the Fish & Wildlife Department’s website, www.vtfishandwildlife.com. According to a federal survey, 62 percent of Vermonters go fishing ...
  • Rutland Herald
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  • 12/8/2016 1:28:45 PM
  • Vermont Fish & Wildlife Offers Bird Feeding Basics
  • MONTPELIER, Vt. – With winter weather now taking hold, Vermonters are readying their bird feeders. But before residents put up their avian offerings, Vermont Fish & Wildlife recommends a review of the bird feeding basics. “Birds of all species have ...
  • VTDigger
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  • 12/8/2016 11:12:44 AM
  • Vermont: Signing Up For 2017 Hunting, Fishing, and Trapping Licenses
  • “Vermonters really enjoy hunting and fishing,” said Vermont Fish & Wildlife Commissioner Louis Porter. “Many people like to purchase their new licenses before January 1 so they will be ready to go ice fishing,” added Porter. According to the media ...
  • mychamplainvalley.com
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  • 12/6/2016 11:32:25 PM
  • It's still fishing season
  • My wife and I took a trip to Manchester, Vermont, over the weekend, and came back through southern Washington County, along Route 313. I always watch along the road to see if I can see people fishing the Batten Kill as we go, but figured there wouldn't be
  • Post-Star
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  • 12/5/2016 7:55:52 AM
  • Minimum age for hunting, fishing permanent license rises
  • Fifty used to be the new 40. Now 70 is the new 65. At least if you hope to obtain a permanent hunting and fishing license in Vermont. Effective Jan. 1, the minimum age to be eligible for a permanent license will increase from 65 to 70. The change has ...
  • Burlington Free Press
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  • 12/3/2016 2:31:56 PM
  • Changes to Permanent Hunting/Fishing Licenses Coming in 2017
  • The Vermont Fish & Wildlife Department is reminding hunters and anglers of changes to permanent license laws that go into effect starting on January 1, 2017. A permanent hunting and fishing license is currently available to Vermont residents aged 65 and ..
  • backwoodssportsman.blogspot.com
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  • 12/1/2016 3:53:03 PM
  • Vermont fish hatchery recognized 'Blue' for lake protection
  • SOUTH HERO, Vt. — A Vermont fish hatchery located in the Lake Champlain islands is being recognized for its efforts to protect the lake by reducing the amount of polluted runoff reaching the lake, using phosphorous-free detergents and using fertilizers ...
  • WRAL
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  • 12/1/2016 11:13:53 AM
  • Vermont Fish Hatchery Gets BLUE Certification
  • Lake Champlain International (LCI) and Vermont Fish & Wildlife celebrated Wednesday, as the Ed Weed Fish Culture Station in Grand Isle received a significant environmental certification. The BLUE Certification demonstrates a property's ability to be ...
  • mychamplainvalley.com
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  • 11/30/2016 11:18:03 PM
  • Vermont fish hatchery recognized 'Blue' for lake protection
  • SOUTH HERO, Vt. (AP) — A Vermont fish hatchery located in the Lake Champlain islands is being recognized for its efforts to protect the lake by reducing the amount of polluted runoff reaching the lake, using phosphorous-free detergents and using ...
  • Daily Star
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  • 11/30/2016 12:12:20 PM
  • Vermont fish hatchery recognized 'Blue' for lake protection
  • SOUTH HERO, Vt. (AP) — A Vermont fish hatchery located in the Lake Champlain islands is being recognized for its efforts to protect the lake by reducing the amount of polluted runoff reaching the lake, using phosphorous-free detergents and using ...
  • The Caledonian Record
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  • 11/30/2016 12:12:20 PM
  • Vermont fish hatchery recognized 'Blue' for lake protection
  • SOUTH HERO, Vt. (AP) — A Vermont fish hatchery located in the Lake Champlain islands is being recognized for its efforts to protect the lake by reducing the amount of polluted runoff reaching the lake, using phosphorous-free detergents and using ...
  • San Francisco Gate
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  • 11/30/2016 9:13:22 AM
  • Changes to Permanent Hunting / Fishing Licenses Coming in 2017
  • The Vermont Fish & Wildlife Department is reminding hunters and anglers of changes to permanent license laws that go into effect starting on January 1, 2017. A permanent hunting and fishing license is currently available to Vermont residents aged 65 and ..
  • VTDigger
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  • 11/29/2016 11:30:34 AM
  • Fish hatchery to be recognized for watershed protection
  • SOUTH HERO, Vt. — A Vermont fish hatchery located in the Lake Champlain islands is being recognized for its efforts to protect the lake and the waters that flow into it. On Wednesday officials will recognize give the Ed Weed Fish Hatchery in South Hero ...
  • WRAL
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  • 11/28/2016 6:41:15 PM
  • Fish hatchery to be recognized for watershed protection
  • SOUTH HERO, Vt. (AP) — A Vermont fish hatchery located in the Lake Champlain islands is being recognized for its efforts to protect the lake and the waters that flow into it. On Wednesday officials will recognize give the Ed Weed Fish Hatchery in South ...
  • The Daily Progress
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  • 11/28/2016 12:11:43 AM
  • Hunting Ducks and Fishing in Vermont
  • October is a great time of year in northern New England. It’s not too cold, the leaves are turning colors, it is the official start of hunting season and the water isn’t frozen (yet) so you can get in some more fishing before the cold sets in.
  • odumagazine.com
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  • 11/26/2016 10:32:41 PM
  • American Museum of Fly Fishing Welcomes New Executive Director
  • Manchester, Vermont (November 2, 2016)- The American Museum of Fly Fishing (AMFF) is pleased to announce Robert Ruley as its new Executive Director. The appointment follows an extensive national search led by a Rhode Island firm in conjunction with the ...
  • midcurrent.com
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  • 11/10/2016 9:51:25 AM
  • The 2017 VT Fish & Wildlife Calendar is Available
  • Vermont Fish & Wildlife Department and Vermont Life Magazine announce the release of the colorful 2017 Fish & Wildlife Calendar. Filled with stunning photos of Vermont wildlife, including moose, snow geese, steelhead rainbow trout, egrets, and whitetail ..
  • backwoodssportsman.blogspot.com
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  • 11/3/2016 2:17:25 PM
  • 2017 Vermont Fish & Wildlife Calendar is Available
  • Vermont Fish & Wildlife Department and Vermont Life Magazine announce the release of the colorful 2017 Fish & Wildlife Calendar. Filled with stunning photos of Vermont wildlife, including moose, snow geese, steelhead rainbow trout, egrets, and whitetail ..
  • VTDigger
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  • 11/2/2016 11:19:38 AM
  • Wild Fish/Game Dinner in Burlington, VT
  • Hotel Vermont, Lake Champlain International, and the Vermont Department of Fish & Wildlife have partnered to bring you the second annual Wild About Vermont Game Dinner. Read more about last year's dinner here. Traditionally a way for Vermonters to share ..
  • thefishingwire.com
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  • 10/31/2016 5:59:53 AM
  • Skiers and fish celebrate
  • Friends of the Mad River, U.S. Fish and Wildlife Service, U.S. Forest Service, Vermont Department of Fish and Wildlife, Winooski Natural Resources Conservation District and Sugarbush Resort joined forces to accomplish the project with funding from ...
  • The Valley Reporter
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  • 10/27/2016 3:37:18 PM
  • News and announcements from Vermont Fish & Wildlife Department
  • The Vermont Fish & Wildlife Department issued a reminder to hunters that the October portion of the archery deer season ends Oct. 28. Historically, Vermont's archery deer hunting season ended on a Sunday, but the October portion of the season was extended
  • Bennington Banner
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  • 10/27/2016 5:21:41 AM
  • Hunting, Fishing and Trapping Amendment on November Ballot
  • Vermont established its right to hunt and fish in 1777, but most of the other states have created their rights since 2000. Hunters and anglers provide all of the support for Kansas’ wildlife and fisheries management programs. These programs are entirely ..
  • jaxbch.net
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  • 10/27/2016 12:42:31 AM
  • Fish and Game rescues two hikers with leg injuries
  • Firefighters from Orford, Lyme, Rumney, Wentworth, and Thetfort, Vermont, as well as volunteers from the Pemi Valley Search and Rescue Team and the Upper Valley Wilderness Response Team, assisted Fish and Game at the trail. Crews arrived back at the ...
  • WMUR
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  • 10/26/2016 2:38:14 AM
  • Fish & Wildlife news and events
  • "We encourage hunters to bring their deer to one of these biological reporting stations," said Vermont Fish & Wildlife's deer project leader Nick Fortin. "It's a great opportunity to get your deer weighed, aged and examined by a state wildlife biologist ..
  • Bennington Banner
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  • 10/21/2016 2:58:28 AM
  • Flash flood can improve trout fishing
  • 12, 2011. Price, wrote about Shawn Good, a Vermont Fish and Wildlife Biologist, who was doing a research study on the Segueney River in Quebec. His thesis was about what happens to trout during flash floods. Shawn Good had about completed his research in .
  • La Crosse Tribune
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  • 10/19/2016 7:54:20 AM
  • Worker punished in retaliation at Vt. fish hatchery
  • MONTPELIER, Vt. — An employee of the U.S. Fish and Wildlife Service was punished by his supervisor for refusing to inflate damage estimates at a Vermont fish hatchery as it was being assessed for repairs after flooding from Tropical Storm Irene in 2011 ...
  • Portland Press Herald
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  • 10/15/2016 9:56:36 PM
  • Kansas voters to decide hunting, fishing rights amendment
  • Vermont's language dates to 1777; the guarantees in the other 18 states have passed since 1996. California and Rhode Island have language in their constitutions guaranteeing the right to fish, but not to hunt. Indiana voters also will decide Nov. 8 whether
  • Beaumont Enterprise
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  • 10/15/2016 4:13:00 PM
  • Kansas voters to decide hunting, fishing rights amendment
  • Vermont's language dates to 1777; the guarantees in the other 18 states have passed since 1996. California and Rhode Island have language in their constitutions guaranteeing the right to fish, but not to hunt. Indiana voters also will decide Nov. 8 whether
  • Chron
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  • 10/15/2016 11:12:21 AM
  • Let's go fishing!
  • It's a beautiful time to head to Vermont rivers for some fall fishing. Our Eva McKend got some tips from Vermont's Let's Go Fishing coordinator, Corey Hart. Watch the video to see. The suspect in a deadly wrong-way crash on Interstate 89 was arraigned ...
  • WCAX-TV
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  • 10/14/2016 5:58:35 AM
  • Fish & Wildlife news and announcements
  • Looking for a "wild" family-based adventure for Halloween this year? The Vermont Fish & Wildlife Department is inviting families to attend the 5th annual Halloween Wildlife Festival and Jack-O'Lantern Hike at the Edward F. Kehoe Green Mountain Conservation
  • Bennington Banner
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  • 10/14/2016 3:35:25 AM
  • Vermont Fish & Wildlife to Hold Family Friendly Halloween Event
  • Courtesy of Vermont Fish & Wildlife/Copyright 2016 Nexstar Broadcasting, Inc. All rights reserved. This material may not be published, broadcast, rewritten, or redistributed. CASTLETON, Vt. The Vermont Fish & Wildlife Department is holding a family ...
  • mychamplainvalley.com
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  • 10/13/2016 9:08:52 PM
  • Moose, Bats, Deer, And Other Fish And Wildlife Issues
  • How are Lake Champlain's sturgeon and sea lamprey holding up? These are all issues that fall under the aegis of Vermont's Department of Fish and Wildlife. We talk with Commissioner Louis Porter about the challenges faced by the state's wildlife population.
  • VPR Digital
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  • 10/5/2016 2:23:10 PM
  • Fall is Prime Time for Vermont Fishing
  • Vt. Fish & Wildlife lists hot fall fishing opportunities across the state RUTLAND, Vt. – As water temperatures cool across Vermont, the fishing action is heating up and the Vermont Fish & Wildlife Department has assembled a list of some of the top fall ...
  • thefishingwire.com
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  • 10/5/2016 8:46:44 AM
  • Strong Fall Fishing Season and Deer Hunting Season Outlook
  • According to Vermont Fish and Wildlife's Director of Fisheries, Eric Palmer, some of the years best fishing is yet to be had. "Enjoy the fall colors. The fish are feeding. It's a great experience overall. For the folks who like to fish for bass ...
  • mychamplainvalley.com
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  • 10/3/2016 10:46:37 PM
  • Fall Is Prime Time for Fishing in Vermont
  • Vt. Fish & Wildlife lists hot fall fishing opportunities across the state RUTLAND, Vt. – As water temperatures cool across Vermont, the fishing action is heating up and the Vermont Fish & Wildlife Department has assembled a list of some of the top fall ...
  • VTDigger
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  • 10/3/2016 11:12:16 AM
  • Hunting, fishing amendment on November election ballot
  • Vermont established its right to hunt and fish in 1777, but most of the other states have created their rights since 2000. Hunters and anglers provide all of the support for the state’s wildlife and fisheries management programs. These programs are ...
  • salinapost.com
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  • 10/2/2016 10:16:11 AM
  • Fish and Wildlife reminds hunters to report game
  • MONTPELIER, Vt. (AP) - The Vermont Fish and Wildlife Department is reminding hunters that they must bring any deer, bear or turkeys that they've killed to a big game reporting station within 48 hours. An updated list of such reporting stations can be found
  • WCAX-TV
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  • 10/1/2016 12:33:23 PM
  • Fish fraud case resolved
  • Vermont Superior Court Judge A. Gregory Rainville also ordered Provost to make $6,506 in restitution for his portion of a scam where he claimed to have pulled in a fish that he didn't catch. He must also complete 50 hours of community service. James Braid
  • Press Republican
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  • 10/1/2016 11:50:26 AM
  • Fish & Wildlife Asks People to Report Snake Sightings
  • MONTPELIER, Vt – Fall marks the time when Vermont’s snakes may travel long distances to return to their den sites for the winter. The Vermont Fish & Wildlife Department is asking people to keep an eye out for snakes while driving to avoid running them ...
  • VTDigger
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  • 9/28/2016 10:56:43 AM
  • The Latest: Woman lost at sea bonded with son while fishing
  • BOSTON (AP) — The Latest on a Vermont man who was rescued after being lost at sea for a week (all times local): 1:50 p.m. Friends are remembering a Connecticut woman who is presumed dead more than a week after the fishing boat she was on with her son ...
  • Arizona Daily Sun
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  • 9/27/2016 7:04:40 PM
  • The Latest: Woman lost at sea bonded with son while fishing
  • BOSTON (AP) — The Latest on a Vermont man who was rescued after being lost at sea for a week (all times local): 1:50 p.m. Friends are remembering a Connecticut woman who is presumed dead more than a week after the fishing boat she was on with her son ...
  • KSL
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  • 9/27/2016 6:28:53 PM
  • Fish and wildlife news
  • Tree stands get hunters out of sight and smell of wary deer, but they can also get hunters into trouble. Here are some tips from Vermont Fish & Wildlife to help stay safe and get the most out of your tree stand hunting experience: • Choose a live ...
  • Bennington Banner
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  • 9/23/2016 9:46:54 PM
  • Fish and wildlife news
  • Tree stands get hunters out of sight and smell of wary deer, but they can also get hunters into trouble. Here are some tips from Vermont Fish & Wildlife to help stay safe and get the most out of your tree stand hunting experience: • Choose a live ...
  • Manchester Journal
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  • 9/23/2016 9:46:54 PM
  • Fish, wildlife meetings now being video-recorded
  • Protect Our Wildlife POW, a Stowe-based wildlife advocacy nonprofit, will provide funding through a grant from a local Vermonter to video-record meetings of the Vermont Fish and Wildlife Board, starting immediately. The grant will make it possible for all
  • Stowe Today
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  • 9/22/2016 5:56:02 AM
  • News from Vermont Fish & Wildlife
  • The Vermont Fish & Wildlife Department issued a reminder that upland game bird hunting seasons are coming up soon and that learning to identify suitable habitat for ruffed grouse and woodcock is the most important key to hunting success. Vermont's hunting
  • Brattleboro Reformer
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  • 9/18/2016 9:49:51 AM
  • Counting your fish — and your blessings
  • Back at the dock, it took Cavossa two hours to fillet all the fish. The Roys headed back up to Vermont with enough fish to feed an army. The next day, Travis Roy sent Carl Cavossa a note. “I grew up in Maine,” he wrote, “in a town close to the ocean.
  • The Boston Globe
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  • 9/17/2016 8:42:26 PM
  • Fish & Wildlife Asks Bear Hunters to Avoid Shooting Collared Bears
  • SEARSBURG, Vt – The Vermont Fish & Wildlife Department is asking southern Vermont bear hunters to avoid shooting bears with yellow ear tags and radio collars during this fall’s hunting season. The bears are collared as part of an ongoing study on the ...
  • VTDigger
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  • 9/9/2016 2:54:00 PM
  • News from Vt. Fish & Wildlife Department
  • The Vermont Fish & Wildlife Department issued a reminder that upland game bird hunting seasons are coming up soon and that learning to identify suitable habitat for ruffed grouse and woodcock is the most important key to hunting success. Vermont's hunting
  • Bennington Banner
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  • 9/9/2016 9:53:21 AM
  • Vermont Fish and Wildlife Department news and events
  • The final weeks of August and beginning of September mark a unique birding opportunity in Vermont. Shorebirds such as plovers and sandpipers are migrating through the state on their southern journey from northern Canada to the Caribbean and beyond.
  • Brattleboro Reformer
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  • 9/8/2016 10:11:51 PM
  • Vermont Fly Fishing Show is Sept. 9 through 11
  • The second annual Vermont Fly Fishing Show will take place Friday through Sunday, Sept. 9 through 11, at the Fly Rod Shop, Route 100, Stowe. Friday will primarily consist of discounted guided trips. On Saturday, Sept. 10, Bob Berveka will be tying flies ..
  • Stowe Today
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  • 9/8/2016 5:58:19 AM
  • 5 fascinating fishing facts
  • 3. Two for one. Lake Champlain meets the shores of both Vermont and New York, but one license will work for both states. In 2004, a reciprocal license agreement went into effect allowing for an angler to fish with either a Vermont or New York fishing ...
  • Daily Inter Lake
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  • 9/8/2016 1:54:56 AM
  • Vermont Fish and Wildlife
  • Check out the September issue and satisfy your addiction with tips and tactics for albies, get ready for the Fall run with surfcasting tips for big stripers and blues and learn about the newest gear in our ICAST fishing gear sneak peak. Check out the ...
  • onthewater.com
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  • 9/7/2016 11:53:15 PM
  • Dead Creek (VT) Wildlife Day Oct. 1
  • If you enjoy wildlife be sure to make plans to attend the 15th annual Dead Creek Wildlife Day in Addison, Vermont on Saturday, October 1. Activities at Dead Creek Wildlife Day are especially for people who enjoy hunting, fishing, birdwatching, or learning
  • thefishingwire.com
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  • 9/7/2016 6:56:46 AM
  • Vermont's Fly-Fishing Museum
  • While in Manchester, I spent a pleasant interlude at the American Museum of Fly Fishing. Located close to the Orvis flagship store, the museum collects, conserves and exhibits the largest group of angling-related items in the world. Exhibits depict the ...
  • www.andrewharper.com
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  • 9/6/2016 5:42:12 PM
  • Vermont Fish and Wildlife offers advanced bow hunting clinic
  • MONTPELIER, Vt. (AP) -- Vermont bow hunters who want to hone their skills and learn about the latest bow hunting tactics and equipment can do so at a free bow hunting clinic this month. The Vermont Fish & Wildlife Department is hosting the advanced bow ...
  • CBS 6
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  • 9/5/2016 8:13:43 PM

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