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  • Students get 'Hooked on Fishing, Not on Drugs'
  • VIRGINIA BEACH, Va. (WVEC) -- On Tuesday morning, the Virginia Beach Sheriff's Office and the Virginia Beach Bluewater Fishing Club teamed up to hold "Hooked on Fishing Not on Drugs." It's an enrichment program for local children that is now in its 27th ye
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  • 6/27/2017 8:41:00 PM
  • Lake Mooney to open for fishing
  • Stafford County and the Virginia Department of Game and Inland Fisheries has announced that Lake Mooney will be open for fishing on Saturday, July 1. The lake, named for the late Stafford Sheriff’s Office Deputy Jason Mooney, opened to visitors in June 201
  • Free Lance-Star
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  • 6/26/2017 3:51:00 PM
  • Fishing for a fee: Virginia stocking streams with trophy trout
  • ROANOKE, Va. – Virginia is stocking hundreds of trophy-sized fish in fee-fishing areas. The Roanoke Times reports that the Virginia Department of Game and Inland Fisheries added 400 brook, brown, and rainbow trout at Big Tumbling Creek in the Clinch ...
  • Outdoor News
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  • 6/22/2017 3:30:00 PM
  • Virginia Conservation Police Seeks Recruits
  • The Virginia Department of Game and Inland Fisheries is currently conducting a recruitment effort to hire up to 25 conservation police officers to be assigned to various duty stations across the Commonwealth. Virginia Conservation Police officers (CPOs ...
  • thefishingwire.com
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  • 6/21/2017 5:53:00 AM
  • West Virginia: Students Restore Habitat On Shavers Fork River
  • ELKINS, W.Va. — Students with Elkins-based YouthBuild North Central recently worked with the West Virginia Division of Natural Resources (DNR) Aquatic Habitat Enhancement Program to restore fish and wildlife habitats at the site of the historic logging ...
  • thefishingwire.com
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  • 6/20/2017 5:01:00 AM
  • The Bunker Resurgence: The Good News Beyond Recent Fish Kills
  • According to Megan Ware, Fishery Management Plan Coordinator of the Atlantic States Marine Fisheries Commission in Arlington, Virginia, “Results of the 2015 stock assessment indicate that the [menhaden] stock is not overfished, and overfishing is not ...
  • eastendbeacon.com
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  • 6/20/2017 1:56:00 AM
  • Stumpy Lake riddled with hundreds of dead fish in Virginia Beach
  • VIRGINIA BEACH, Va. (WVEC) -- Residents looking to spend a day out fishing at Stumpy Lake might encounter several dead fish throughout the course of the week. Those who live around the lake tell 13News Now that hundreds of dead fish, coupled with an ...
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  • 6/19/2017 10:54:00 PM
  • Learning How to Fly Fish with Orvis
  • FF201 includes a trip to Beaver Creek Reservoir where you'll have the chance to catch fish. For more information on how to participate in FF101 and/or FF102, you can visit http://www.orvis.com/s/charlottesville-virginia-orvis-retail-store/12978
  • NBC 29 News
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  • 6/19/2017 9:34:00 PM
  • Underbelly refocuses menu to fish, vegetables
  • Fish coming from purveyors securing the best catch in waters from the Gulf up through Virginia. And vegetables from local farmers – which Underbelly has done since Day 1 but now with a more intense emphasis.
  • Chron
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  • 6/19/2017 3:49:00 PM
  • West Virginia to get $11.6M for fish, wildlife restoration
  • CHARLESTON — West Virginia's U.S. senators say the state will get $11.6 million in federal funding for its wildlife programs. According to Sens. Joe Manchin and Shelley Moore Capito, the West Virginia Department of Natural Resources will receive $8.1 ...
  • Herald-Dispatch
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  • 6/15/2017 3:58:00 PM
  • Baseball America Prospect Report (June 15)
  • Derek Fisher, lf, Astros. It was quite the debut for the 2014 supplemental first-round pick from Virginia. Fisher reached base four times and hit his first big league homer in a 13-2 win over the Rangers. Fisher is a power-speed player, although he was ...
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  • 6/15/2017 12:58:00 PM
  • Chesapeake Bay’s Best Summer Fishing
  • Virginia anglers who ply the fish-rich waters of the Chesapeake Bay and its tributaries enjoy the good fortune of outstanding action throughout the year. From huge striped bass migrating in and out of the bay with the seasons, to feisty and tasty flounder
  • gameandfishmag.com
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  • 6/14/2017 4:20:00 PM
  • Fishing is a family adventure
  • Overall, it was a great weekend and I can’t wait to do it again. I’ll be thinking about it until then. Get out and enjoy your favorite river, pond, or lake as the fish are biting. Today is a free fishing day in West Virginia.
  • The Register Herald
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  • 6/11/2017 7:18:00 AM
  • Kids enjoy free fishing
  • I worry that life is getting faster and faster." Kids at Barboursville Park on Saturday morning slowed down for the second annual Tri-State Take Kids Fishing Day, part of West Virginia's free fishing weekend. More than 175 children gathered around ...
  • Herald-Dispatch
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  • 6/11/2017 4:04:00 AM
  • Little Beaver Kid's Fishing Derby
  • West Virginia is faced with one of the largest drug addiction epidemics in the nation. It's a crisis legislators and treatment centers continue to battle. But they aren't the only ones in this fight against addiction. The Little Beaver Kid's Fishing Derby
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  • 6/11/2017 12:46:00 AM
  • Fishing and Boating in West Virginia
  • West Virginia fishing trips can be planned year-round on one of the many trout streams or public lakes. Whether you decide to launch your bass boat or prefer to take an overnight walleye fishing trip, you will have many options once you get a fishing ...
  • www.takemefishing.org
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  • 6/9/2017 11:53:00 PM
  • Free fishing weekend is here
  • SOUTH CHARLESTON, W.Va. — You can wet a line for free this weekend in West Virginia. Saturday and Sunday, June 10-11, are free fishing days, meaning the requirement of a license is waived. “We want to allow folks who have never fished in a while or ...
  • Metro News
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  • 6/9/2017 7:03:00 PM
  • WV has free fishing weekend
  • SOUTH CHARLESTON, W.Va. — West Virginia’s Free Fishing Weekend is June 10-11. During these two days, residents and nonresidents may fish in West Virginia for free. Each year, this annual event gives novice and returning anglers the opportunity to try ...
  • Williamson Daily News
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  • 6/8/2017 5:09:00 PM
  • Free Fishing plus Youth Events This Weekend in West Virginia
  • SOUTH CHARLESTON, W.Va. — West Virginia's Free Fishing Weekend is June 10-11. During these two days, residents and nonresidents may fish in West Virginia for free. Each year, this annual event gives novice and returning anglers the opportunity to try ...
  • thefishingwire.com
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  • 6/8/2017 7:08:00 AM
  • West Virginia Free Fishing Weekend June 10-11, 2017
  • Each year, this annual event gives novice and returning anglers the opportunity to try their luck and fish without buying a license. West Virginia’s Free Fishing Weekend is part of National Fishing and Boating Week, which is June 3-11. "It is a great ...
  • Huntington News Network
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  • 6/8/2017 6:22:00 AM
  • Fish Creek Road in Moundsville to be closed for at least 2 weeks
  • Engineers with the West Virginia Department of Transportation say the rain and geography on Fish Creek road have caused the problems. The road will be closed for at least 2 weeks. "We have been encountering them for quite some time because of the rainfall
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  • 6/7/2017 9:52:00 PM
  • Federal fish hatchery recovers from 2016 West Virginia flood
  • WHITE SULFUR SPRINGS, W.Va. — Nearly a year after the June 2016 flood in West Virginia, a U.S. Fish and Wildlife Service hatchery is set to reopen. The Charleston Gazette-Mail reports the White Sulphur Springs National Fish Hatchery expects the ...
  • Outdoor News
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  • 6/6/2017 5:03:00 PM
  • Federal fish hatchery recovers from 2016 West Virginia flood
  • WHITE SULFUR SPRINGS, W.Va. (AP) — Nearly a year after the June 2016 flood in West Virginia, a U.S. Fish and Wildlife Service hatchery is set to reopen. The White Sulphur Springs National Fish Hatchery expects the completion of the bulk of reconstruction .
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  • 6/5/2017 8:12:00 PM
  • Federal fish hatchery recovers from 2016 West Virginia flood
  • Nearly a year after the June 2016 flood in West Virginia, a U.S. Fish and Wildlife Service hatchery is set to reopen. The White Sulphur Springs National Fish Hatchery expects the completion of the bulk of reconstruction by the end of this month, the ...
  • Chicago Tribune
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  • 6/5/2017 6:11:00 PM
  • Shining the Light on Endangered Species
  • This year over 1,400 young artists from across the nation submitted artwork. In Elkins, West Virginia, the U.S. Fish and Wildlife Service, Appalachian Forest Heritage Area (AFHA) AmeriCorps program, U.S. Forest Service, and WV Division of Natural Resources
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  • 6/5/2017 2:45:00 PM
  • Free Fishing Weekend in Virginia
  • VIRGINIA (WHSV) --The Department of Game and Inland Fisheries is urging you to put those phones down and get hooked on fishing instead. It's Free Fishing Weekend in Virginia and that means no fishing license is required. "It's a nice way to kind of put ...
  • WHSV
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  • 6/2/2017 11:36:00 PM
  • Free Fishing Days in Virginia this weekend
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  • The News & Advance
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  • 6/2/2017 11:21:00 PM
  • Invasive northern snakehead’s impact on Va.’s Lake Anna uncertain
  • WASHINGTON — A northern snakehead caught in Virginia’s Lake Anna over the weekend is the lake’s first verified case of the fish, and wildlife officials aren’t sure what impact the invasive species may have there. “The danger of this fish ...
  • WTOP
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  • 6/1/2017 9:33:00 PM
  • Swelling Interest
  • So when Sneed opened his own restaurant off the Rappahannock River in Urbanna, Virginia, he made it a point to befriend the watermen down at the docks to snag the freshest hauls. “One day, one of them brings me a bucket of these strange-looking fish ...
  • gardenandgun.com
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  • 5/31/2017 1:35:00 AM
  • Fishing report for May 25
  • The ice-fishing at Big Virginia is still fair to good, but Little Virginia is slower. The road is open all the way to the lakes now. In the June Lake region, June Lake continues to be fair to good with some nice cutthroats reported. Grant is also pretty ..
  • Bakersfield
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  • 5/26/2017 6:03:00 AM
  • The Virginia Beach fleet has been blessed, now it's time for fishing
  • Mother Nature wasn’t cooperating as a group of charter captains, mates and fishing faithful gathered last week at the Virginia Beach Fishing Center. Rain was starting to fall and lightning flickered in the distance. Could there have been a better ...
  • pilotonline.com
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  • 5/24/2017 2:31:00 PM
  • The fleet has been blessed, now it's time for fishing
  • Mother Nature wasn’t cooperating as a group of charter captains, mates and fishing faithful gathered last week at the Virginia Beach Fishing Center. Rain was starting to fall and there was lightning in the distance. Could there have been a better ...
  • pilotonline.com
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  • 5/24/2017 1:18:00 PM
  • North Carolina: Volunteers Needed for Lake Gaston Aquatic Habitat Project
  • Northampton and Warren counties along the Virginia border. The habitat enhancement project is funded through the Sport Fish Restoration Program, Lake Gaston Weed Control Council and the N.C. State University Department of Crop Science. The Sport Fish ...
  • thefishingwire.com
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  • 5/24/2017 5:35:00 AM
  • It turns out it’s not frankenfish
  • (Chaconas) Because of those heart-stopping, lure-crushing strikes, the powerful runs, their voracious appetite and varied diet, snakeheads have turned into a bucket-list fish for a growing number of anglers throughout Virginia and the mid-Atlantic region.
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  • 5/23/2017 7:13:00 PM
  • Virginia Man Brutally Kills Bald Eagle Because It Ate Fish From His Pond
  • A Smithfield, Virginia man is accused of shooting a bald eagle earlier this year before fatally running over it with an all-terrain vehicle, according to court documents. Allen H. Thacker was charged Wednesday with one count of violating the Bald and ...
  • taskandpurpose.com
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  • 5/19/2017 3:04:00 PM
  • Striped, sea bass regulations unchanged
  • Virginia's anglers had the possibility of tighter sea bass regulations and more relaxed striped bass regulations. At least for now, neither fishery was changed. Both sea bass and striped bass seasons are currently open. The Cabbage Patch artificial reef ..
  • Daily Press
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  • 5/19/2017 2:11:00 PM
  • Fishing report
  • The deep water off the Virginia coast is still the place to crank up tilefish, black-bellied rosefish and grouper from over 300 feet of water.
  • Free Lance-Star
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  • 5/18/2017 3:35:00 AM
  • Timing perfect for rockfish surge
  • "Poor guy looked beat, and so did his wife," he added. Down along the Virginia capes, Captain Kevin Josenhans of Josenhans Fly Fishing put his clients on three red drum to 44 inches one day, but zero the next. "Consistent fishing it's not. Reds like ...
  • capitalgazette.com
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  • 5/18/2017 1:01:00 AM
  • Virginia has three days of free fishing when no license is required
  • It is a state law that a person needs a #fishing license to participate in the sport in most states. However, three days are coming when a fishing license is not required in the state of Virginia. This happens every year when there is a free fishing day or
  • us.blastingnews.com
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  • 5/17/2017 2:17:00 PM
  • License Free Fishing
  • Virginians will be able to fish without a license for a few days next month. The Virginia Marine Resources Commission says in a press release that it’s encouraging families to enjoy the state’s natural resources. The free fishing days are June 2 ...
  • martinsvilledaily.com
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  • 5/17/2017 1:53:00 PM
  • Virginia to lift fishing license requirement for 3 days
  • NEWPORT NEWS, Va. (AP) — Virginians will be able to fish without a license for a few days next month. The Virginia Marine Resources Commission says in a press release that it’s encouraging families to enjoy the state’s natural resources. The free ...
  • WTOP
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  • 5/16/2017 12:49:00 PM
  • Trump tells ousted Comey not to talk to media
  • John Cornyn; acting FBI Director Andrew McCabe; attorney Alice Fisher; New York Court of Appeals Judge Michael Garcia; Adam Lee, head of the bureau's office in Richmond, Virginia; federal judge Henry E. Hudson of Virginia; former homeland security adviser
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  • 5/16/2017 10:53:00 AM
  • Want to go fishing at the ammunition plant? Here's how
  • This lasts only a few minutes before Mom again moves away to a safer distance. Fawns normally are born between late April and July, and the Virginia Department of Game and Inland Fisheries reminds the public that if you want to help a baby deer ...
  • Times News
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  • 5/14/2017 10:52:00 PM
  • Officials urge caution after 94,000 gallon jet fuel spill
  • VIRGINIA BEACH, Va. (AP) — Officials working to clean up about 94,000 gallons of jet fuel spilled at an air station in Virginia Beach are urging residents to avoid recreational activities like fishing in the area until their work is done. The Navy said ...
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  • 5/14/2017 4:25:00 PM
  • Fishing report for May 11
  • Tough fishing at those flows. The ice-fishing at Big Virginia is still fair to good, but Little Virginia is slower. In the June Lake region, June Lake continues to be fair to good with some nice cutthroats reported. Grant is also pretty good for close-to .
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  • 5/12/2017 6:22:00 AM
  • 5/20: Kids Fishing Day in Narrows
  • The event is sponsored by the Town of Narrows, Giles County Sheriff’s Department and the Giles Early Education Project in conjunction with the Virginia Department of Game & Inland Fisheries. The Narrows Town Park, or “The Boom”, is located on five ...
  • NRV News
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  • 5/12/2017 2:17:00 AM
  • APNewsBreak: City pays Indiana congressman's wife $20K/month
  • Messer, however, did not and secured the contract despite living out of state in McLean, Virginia, records show. Before moving away when her husband took office in 2013, Jennifer Messer regularly staffed Fishers meetings, attended planning groups and sat .
  • WHIO
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  • 5/11/2017 4:59:00 PM
  • Flannagan Hidden Gem: Day for fishing, tours of dam
  • O'Quinn said the Corps of Engineers had a water safety booth. The Virginia Department of Game and Inland Fisheries stocked trout and were on hand to assist children fishing. Little Stoney Creek Trout Unlimited did fly tying and casting demonstrations while
  • The Coalfield Progress
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  • 5/10/2017 12:44:00 PM
  • Repairs get underway at WV’s Apple Grove Fish Hatchery
  • APPLE GROVE — Later this year, workers at West Virginia’s Apple Grove Fish Hatchery will be able to say the facility’s ponds no longer leak. Workers started replacing the ponds’ waterproof fabric liners on April 10. Hatchery superintendent Tim Swis ...
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  • 5/6/2017 5:23:00 PM
  • Osprey and owl become entangled in fishing line
  • Please remind folks of the dangers of not cleaning up.” And the Virginia Beach SPCA regularly sponsors fishing line clean ups too. The SPCA’s motto: Be kind with your line. Mary Reid Barrow, barrow1@cox.net Have you come across a surprise or puzzle in ...
  • pilotonline.com
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  • 5/5/2017 6:18:00 PM
  • 2017 Virginia Family Fishing Destinations
  • Virginia offers plenty of great fishing waters, and most anglers have their favorite spots to cast for trophies. But with temperatures warming up and the school year winding down, this is the perfect time to focus on a different kind of destination: the ..
  • gameandfishmag.com
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  • 5/4/2017 2:38:00 AM
  • 2017 West Virginia Family Fishing Destinations
  • West Virginia offers plenty of great fishing waters, and most anglers have their favorite spots to cast for trophies. But with temperatures warming up and the school year winding down, this is the perfect time to focus on a different kind of destination ..
  • gameandfishmag.com
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  • 5/4/2017 2:08:00 AM
  • Post Spawn Walleye Fishing in Virginia
  • The walleye spawn is over now. The fish are not as concentrated as they were last month [March] on the spawning grounds, but the good news is they are hungry and will be much more interested in biting. Walleyes will spread out along the entire lake ...
  • thefishingwire.com
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  • 4/28/2017 6:02:00 AM
  • Fish enjoys toddler's lost pacifier
  • A catfish at the Virginia Living Museum in Newport News, VA, didn’t mind. When a guest dropped one into his tank, he became the proud, if temporary, owner. “Our albino catfish received some quality enrichment,” the museum wrote on its Facebook page.
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  • 4/28/2017 2:09:00 AM
  • Fish enjoys toddler's lost pacifier
  • A catfish at the Virginia Living Museum in Newport News, VA, didn’t mind. When a guest dropped one into his tank, he became the proud, if temporary, owner. “Our albino catfish received some quality enrichment,” the museum wrote on its Facebook page.
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  • 4/28/2017 2:02:00 AM
  • This is no fish story! Museum's catfish enjoys toddler's lost pacifier
  • However, not all kiddos can hang on, and pacifiers often end up dropping on the floor. Or... into a fish tank? A catfish at the Virginia Living Museum in Newport News, VA, reaped the benefits when one young visitor dropped a binkie into his tank.
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  • 4/27/2017 11:28:00 PM
  • VMRC revokes Poquoson waterman's fishing licenses, privileges
  • The Virginia Marine Resources Commission revoked a Poquoson waterman's commercial fishing licenses and tidal fishing privileges after he was convicted of four counts of harvesting blue crabs while under license revocation, VMRC spokeswoman Laurie Naismith
  • Daily Press
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  • 4/25/2017 10:30:00 PM
  • Create your own fish cage
  • RICHMOND, Va. – Virginia State University is hosting a workshop for those looking to get into aqua-farming. The special event will give hands-on demonstrations and everything you need to know about farming with fish cages. Fish Health Specialist Dr ...
  • WTVR-TV
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  • 4/20/2017 5:14:00 PM
  • Female Crab Populations Up on Chesapeake Bay
  • The Winter Dredge Survey has been conducted annually by the Maryland Department of Natural Resources and Virginia Institute of Marine Science since 1990 to provide the primary assessment of the Chesapeake Bay's blue crab population. The fishery is managed
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  • 4/20/2017 7:33:00 AM
  • Adventures Afield: Fishing the Shad Run
  • Despite the general favoritism tossed the way of the largemouth and smallmouth bass, trout, and the ever-elusive musky in the state of Virginia, offer me a day of catching dozens of hard-fighting river fish weighing between one and five pounds on light ...
  • The Daily Progress
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  • 4/19/2017 5:25:00 PM
  • Stable Riverbanks Help Farmers Make Hay
  • Today we are hearing from Melanie Carter, a Partners for Fish and Wildlife Program Civil Engineer with the Virginia Field Office, stationed in Southwestern Virginia. I specialize in aquatic habitat restoration in the Upper Tennessee River Basin.
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  • 4/18/2017 9:02:00 PM
  • Virginia: Walleye Stocking Program Underway
  • The walleye is a popular gamefish in many areas of the country, but one that is often overlooked here in Virginia. DGIF's aquatics staff uses state of the art techniques to collect, grow, and stock walleye—here's how we do it. Every year, DGIF collects ...
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  • 4/18/2017 5:39:00 AM
  • Hampden-Sydney College has big fly fishing thoughts
  • Most of the trips are funded by the club’s annual allocations, and the trips are meant to give members a day – or sometimes two – to leave campus and target Virginia’s freshwater fish in a relaxing way. Some common fishing destinations include the ...
  • flylifemagazine.com
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  • 4/17/2017 12:10:00 PM
  • OUTDOORS COLUMN: Some days meant for memories without catching fish
  • Some days are just meant for memories without catching fish. The boys got to see a lot of West Virginia on that day, and I’m glad I got to be part of our little jaunt looking for trout. I’m not one for excuses. Some days you have it; some days you just ...
  • Times West Virginian
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  • 4/16/2017 7:11:00 AM
  • Young anglers take over Parkersburg parks for fishing derby
  • In preparation for the tournament approximately 1,000 pounds of trout — rainbow, brown and brook — were stocked in each place by the West Virginia Division of Natural Resources. The ponds were closed to public fishing from the time the trout were ...
  • Newsand Sentinel
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  • 4/16/2017 4:13:00 AM
  • Shad fishing has undergone changes
  • Today, shad fishing is of the sporting kind exclusively, save for the harvests of a few indigenous tribes in Virginia. During the late 1990s I spent a few a balmy evenings, "in the full flush of Spring returning," accompanying commercial waterman Harley ..
  • capitalgazette.com
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  • 4/16/2017 12:15:00 AM
  • 18th annual Family Fishing Day held at Curtisville Lake: PHOTOS
  • The Marion County Parks and Recreation Commission (MCPARC), in partnership with the West Virginia Division of Natural Resources, hosted the 18th annual Family Fishing Day at Curtisville Lake. Family Fishing Day has happened every Good Friday since 2000.
  • Times West Virginian
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  • 4/15/2017 9:32:00 AM
  • Going fishing? Check out what’s biting off Cape Fear piers
  • range. Cut bait refers to the practice of using cut pieces of dead fish as bait. Virginia mullet, aka “whiting” or “white croaker” as they are commonly called, are being caught up to two and a half pounds on shrimp fished along the bottom ...
  • Port City Daily
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  • 4/14/2017 1:50:00 PM
  • Top 21 Prospects: Houston Astros
  • Fisher was a similar prospect in 2014, a 70 runner with plus raw power at Virginia but a 30 defender in the outfield with no instincts and inconsistent bat-to-ball ability. Fisher played left field in college in deference to Royals prospect Brandon Downes
  • Yardbarker
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  • 4/10/2017 5:15:00 PM
  • Red, black drum being caught; too large to keep
  • April's full moon is the traditional start of the drum fishery on Virginia's Eastern Shore. The full moon is Tuesday and drum are here on time. Most of the red drum caught along the coast will be too large to keep. Anglers are allowed to keep three red ...
  • Daily Press
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  • 4/6/2017 9:54:00 PM
  • Sip & Savor The Flavors at Bonefish Grill
  • With Spring in full swing, it’s time to enjoy a few seasonally inspired dishes. John Ryman from Bonefish Grill made a return visit to the Virginia This Morning kitchen to walk us through creating perfectly seared scallops with a Lime Tomato Garlic Sauce.
  • WTVR-TV
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  • 4/6/2017 6:20:00 PM
  • Photos: An Steelhead Engagement in Idaho
  • We have lived and fished together our entire adult lives, relocating from Virginia to Ketchum, Idaho in 2014. Steelhead are my passion, and I spend about 50 days a year targeting. Whitney had never caught one, and it took her three trips and about 16 hours
  • orvis.com
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  • 4/3/2017 5:56:00 PM
  • Top 15 Prospects: Boston Red Sox
  • If his body starts to fill out I think there’s a chance he starts hitting for some power. Devon Fisher, RHP – Fisher was kind of a dude as a Virginia high-school catcher in a draft without any other high-school catching in 2014. He was also 88-92 off ...
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  • 4/3/2017 2:55:00 PM
  • Reminder: Virginia Fly Fishing & Wine Festival
  • The Virginia Fly Fishing & Wine Festival is the largest event of its kind in the country and attracts fly anglers from across the United States and the Mid-Atlantic in particular. Nowhere else can anglers learn about the quiet sport in such a beginner ...
  • flylifemagazine.com
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  • 4/3/2017 12:02:00 PM
  • Virginia Tech fishing tournament honors teammate killed in car accident
  • SOUTH HOLSTON LAKE, Va. - College fishermen from across the region gathered at South Holston Lake on Saturday for a special competition. Virginia Tech hosted a memorial contest to honor one of their teammates who passed away. Last September Milton Sheesley
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  • 4/1/2017 11:45:00 PM
  • School, community support WV high school’s bass-fishing team
  • “Something like this” is the Wayne Pioneers Bass Fishing Team, which competes against other West Virginia high school teams as part of the Costa Bassmasters High School Series. Pairs of students, accompanied on the water by adult coaches, compete in ...
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  • 4/1/2017 11:41:00 PM
  • A multigenerational fishing adventure
  • A trophy will be awarded for the smallest fish. “Franklin County has some of the best rural outdoor offerings in Virginia,” Outdoor Recreation Manager Matt Ross said. “That, combined with our welcoming community, makes the land between the lakes ...
  • Franklin News Post
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  • 3/31/2017 12:46:00 PM
  • Virginia Beach Fishing Charter Launches New Boat For Large Fishing Groups
  • With the start of another busy fishing season kicking off, Aquaman Sportfishing Charters recently announced the launch of their new sport fishing charter boat. The new boat named Game On primarily focuses on booking fishing charters off the coast of ...
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  • 3/31/2017 3:07:00 AM
  • Big West Virginia fish caught
  • Golden rainbow trout — Mary Zerfoss, Seneca Rocks, a 4.06-pounder from the North Fork of the South Branch of the Potomac River. Rainbow trout — Michael Saville, Wiley Ford, caught two trophy rainbows from the South Branch of Potomac, one of 6.71 pounds ...
  • Cumberland Times News Homepage
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  • 3/30/2017 4:09:00 PM
  • Learn to fly fish at Legends of the Fly
  • VIRGINIA BEACH, Va. (WVEC) -- Are you interested in learning how to fly fish? Well, you'll have a hands-on opportunity to do just that this weekend. It's part of "Legends of the Fly," and it's fun for the entire family. Legends of the Fly is happening ...
  • 13newsnow.com
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  • 3/29/2017 4:09:00 PM
  • Woolly Brothers: Beards in Fly Fishing
  • Just a natural, “let it grow and see what happens” kind of beard. I go with this choice because I have a good friend that lives in eastern Virginia who is an avid fly fisherman. He sports a very nice long, full, natural beard. When you look at him you ...
  • castingacross.com
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  • 3/29/2017 12:47:00 PM
  • 2017 Virginia Fly Fishing & Wine Festival
  • Fly anglers from across the country will celebrate the 17 th Annual Virginia Fly Fishing & Wine Festival on April 8-9, 2017. Held at Meadow Event Park just 15 miles north of Richmond on the site of the state fairgrounds, the Virginia Fly Fishing & Wine ...
  • midcurrent.com
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  • 3/28/2017 10:01:00 AM
  • Virginia Fly Fishing & Wine Fest
  • The Virginia Fly Fishing & Wine Festival will be held April 8- 9 at the Meadow Event Park near Doswell. See the latest in outdoor gear, traditional fly tying demonstrations and hands on casting techniques coached by the legends of the sport. Photo courtesy
  • thefishingwire.com
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  • 3/28/2017 5:40:00 AM
  • Virginia: Brook Trout Stocking at Clinch Mountain Fee Fishing Area
  • Brook trout will be stocked in Big Tumbling Creek located at the Clinch Mountain Fee Fishing Area during the month of April beginning after opening weekend. The month long special brook trout stocking will include more than 400 large brook trout sized 1.5
  • thefishingwire.com
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  • 3/28/2017 5:40:00 AM
  • Hooked on Fishing
  • Randolph County Sheriff Mark Brady meets with local residents during the annual Hooked on Fishing not on Drugs Expo at Elkins High School on Saturday The West Virginia State Wildlife Center offered balloon making, while several booths had an array of ...
  • The Inter Mountain
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  • 3/27/2017 4:59:00 AM
  • Keeping It REEL: Kayak fishing on Rudee Inlet
  • Virginia Beach- The Hampton Roads weather roller-coaster continues, but when the mild days come---it's time to hit the water and see what's biting. I recently did that via a kayak thanks to Mark Lozier of 1st Landing Kayak Fishing. We headed out to Rudee .
  • News Channel3
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  • 3/25/2017 3:48:00 AM
  • Southeastern Wildlife
  • Visit the species profile... Photo by Jeremy Shute, Conservation Fisheries, Inc. The Cumberland bean is a small mussel found in Alabama, Kentucky, North Carolina, Tennessee and Virginia. It is protected as an endangered species and can be found in river ..
  • www.fws.gov
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  • 3/22/2017 12:55:00 PM
  • NCAA Report: Fishing With Bob Huggins
  • Northeastern college basketball writers in town here in Buffalo were fishing for some copy from West Virginia’s veteran coach, and he ended up giving them about 15 minutes’ worth of zingers during his Wednesday afternoon news conference leading up to ...
  • WESTWIRGINIA MOUNTAINEERS
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  • 3/16/2017 12:02:00 PM
  • Recreational Fishing Pumped Back $115 Billion Into Economy in 2016
  • For example, where I live – in Virginia’s 8th District- 56,175 anglers spent $61.5 million on fishing-related purchases last year. (See how your district matches up here.) The report went on to explain that the recreational fishing industry is ...
  • theresurgent.com
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  • 3/16/2017 4:31:00 AM
  • NCAA Report: Fishing With Bob Huggins
  • Northeastern college basketball writers in town here in Buffalo were fishing for some copy from West Virginia’s veteran coach, and he ended up giving them about 15 minutes’ worth of zingers during his Wednesday afternoon news conference leading up to ...
  • West Virginia University Mountaineers
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  • 3/15/2017 9:32:00 PM
  • Harbor seal spotted near Virginia Beach Fishing Pier
  • A harbor seal was spotted near the Virginia Beach Fishing Pier on Wednesday afternoon. The seal was resting on his side on the sand near 15th Street, despite the cold temperatures and wind gusts. He was coated with sand and had black spots on his belly.
  • pilotonline.com
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  • 3/15/2017 7:35:00 PM
  • Cochran: Hunting proposals contain fascinating tidbits
  • Hunters have until May 7 to comment on a bevy of changes in hunting regulations that have been proposed by the Virginia Department of Game and Inland Fisheries. The hot issues thus far have been a three-day early bear hunting season, which would put hound
  • GoDanRiver
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  • 3/14/2017 10:01:00 PM
  • ‘Wyatt The Warrior’ fishing trip wish is granted
  • hospitals and anything medical while on his trip to Florida to fish with pro fisherman Peter Miller. Stephen’s group is part of the Make A Wish Greater Virginia Chapter.
  • The Carroll News
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  • 3/14/2017 6:46:00 PM
  • Bioreactors treat aquaculture wastewater
  • Researchers built bioreactors—long containers filled with wood chips—to treat wastewater from a fully operational recirculating aquaculture system in West Virginia. The idea is simple: water from the fish tank enters the bioreactor at one end ...
  • hortidaily.com
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  • 3/14/2017 12:43:00 PM
  • Chris Ellis: A love affair with trout fishing
  • Fishing for trout in West Virginia played a significant role in my youth. In the early years, I was simply a bystander as the older members of the family and fishing friends baited their hooks and cast into the cold mountain creeks. But, it didn't take ...
  • Herald-Dispatch
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  • 3/14/2017 4:10:00 AM
  • Underwater vehicle design inspired by schools of fish
  • As such, this is a collaborative project with the University of Virginia, West Chester University, Princeton University and Harvard University. Credit: Christa Neu, Lehigh University Communications + Public Affairs It is easy to speculate why fish might ..
  • Phys
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  • 3/13/2017 5:02:00 PM
  • Modern medicine, little trout, present fishing option
  • A friend and I fished the Smoke Hole region in West Virginia, well known to many local anglers. It was a great trip but my weakened right arm barely held up and I likely aggravated its already shredded bicep tendon. Still, it was a mild autumn and we’d ...
  • Herald Standard
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  • 3/12/2017 8:04:00 AM
  • Fishing for Catfish With Stephen Miklandric
  • Editor's Note: Here's an interesting piece from the Virginia Department of Game and Inland Fisheries by Stephen Miklandric, monster catfish expert extraordinaire, who caught a 102-pound blue from the James River. Four time "Virginia Angler of the Year ...
  • thefishingwire.com
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  • 3/10/2017 8:09:00 AM
  • A Story About A 102 Pound Blue Catfish
  • Four time “Virginia Angler of the Year”, Stephen Miklandric talks all things catfish and tells us the story of the 102 pound blue catfish he caught in the James River. Having the right heavy duty gear and bait are keys to landing these river monsters.
  • odumagazine.com
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  • 3/9/2017 11:40:00 AM
  • New Solution for Aquaculture Wastewater Treatment
  • Researchers built bioreactors—long containers filled with wood chips—to treat wastewater from a fully operational recirculating aquaculture system in West Virginia. The idea is simple: water from the fish tank enters the bioreactor at one end ...
  • The Fish Site
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  • 3/8/2017 6:46:00 AM
  • Why you’ll find Alaskan fish at the local farmers market
  • Culbertson is the owner of Cold Country Salmon, a Virginia-based business that sells sustainable, wild-caught Alaskan salmon direct from the fisherman (Culbertson) to consumers in the D.C. area. “It’d be unusual, I think, in most parts of the country ...
  • WTOP
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  • 3/7/2017 7:37:00 AM
  • Shark Species Bouncing Back
  • According to the Virginia Institute of Marine Science, overfishing which heavily depleted shark numbers "began in earnest following the release of Jaws in 1975 and continued through the 1980s."
  • thefishingwire.com
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  • 3/6/2017 7:08:00 AM
  • Minimum size for flounder increases to 17 inches
  • Federal waters have already been closed to recreational cobia fishing for the year. The regulations for state waters will be set at the March Virginia Marine Resources Commission meeting. There will be a cobia fishery this summer, but what form that will .
  • Daily Press
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  • 3/3/2017 2:59:00 PM
  • 10-year-old Dallas native catches world record fish
  • Dylan was fishing with his father, Chris Smith, and Littlejohn. IGFA’s existing Small Fry record for a blue catfish caught by a male angler is a Virginia fish that weighed 48 pounds, nine ounces. Dylan’s catfish was weighed on certified scales ...
  • Denton Record-Chronicle
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  • 3/3/2017 5:52:00 AM

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