Arizona Fish Monitoring – Lake Powell and Colorado River

August 19th, 2015

The Arizona Game and Fish Department, in cooperation with the Arizona Department of Environmental Quality (ADEQ), will collect a broad spectrum of environmental samples, both biological and physical, from the Arizona portion of Lake Powell as part of continued monitoring for potential impacts of the Colorado Gold King Mine spill. The Lake Powell sampling effort […]






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2015 Michigan Walleye Stocking Summary

August 17th, 2015

The Michigan Department of Natural Resources recently announced the totals from its annual walleye rearing pond harvest and stocking of walleye fingerlings. The DNR’s Fisheries Division and tribal partners stocked nearly 4.7 million walleye fingerlings in more than 110 water bodies located throughout Michigan this spring and summer. Walleye ponds are a critical component of […]






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Virginia Stocked Trout Management Plan (draft) – Comments Sought

August 17th, 2015

The Virginia Department of Game and Inland Fisheries (DGIF) is seeking public input on the Draft Virginia Stocked Trout Management Plan, which will be available for review until September 15th, 2015, on the agency’s website. The Virginia Stocked Trout Management Plan will provide a blueprint for future directions of the stocked trout management program for […]






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Mille Lacs Lake Bass Fishing Rule Changes

August 17th, 2015

A new rule change may help attract national bass fishing tournaments to Mille Lacs Lake – one of the top 10 bass fishing lakes in the country, according to Minnesota Department of Natural Resources. National bass fishing tournaments could draw thousands of anglers to the region, benefiting resorts and businesses across the Mille Lacs Lake […]






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2016 Pennsylvania Big Trout Program

August 16th, 2015

Trout anglers will have an opportunity to fish for big trout in eight Pennsylvania streams next year under a new program being launched by the Pennsylvania Fish and Boat Commission (PFBC). Under the program, approximately 10 percent of the larger 2- to 3-year-old trout in the PFBC hatchery system that are stocked each year will […]






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