2015 New Hampshire Landlocked Salmon Fishing Season

April 24th, 2015

April 1 was the start of open-water fishing on the big lakes that the New Hampshire Fish and Game Department manages for landlocked salmon and lake trout. After a colder than normal winter, high stream flows this spring are expected to attract spawning smelt, the prime forage fish for landlocked salmon. Sampling in the fall […]

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USGS BPA Study

April 24th, 2015

Fish exposed to the endocrine-disrupting chemicals bisphenol A (BPA) or 17a-ethinylestradiol (EE2) in a laboratory have been found to pass adverse reproductive effects onto their offspring up to three generations later, according to a new study by the U.S. Geological Survey and the University of Missouri. Aquatic environments are the ultimate reservoirs for many contaminants, […]

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2014 New Hampshire Trophy Fish

April 10th, 2015

The New Hampshire Fish and Game Department recently announced results of the 2014 Trophy Fish Program. Four new state records were set in 2014: Mike Radziszewski of Campbell Hall, New York, set a record with his 3-pound, 3.68-ounce winter flounder. A new record black sea bass was caught in Portsmouth by former Fish and Game […]

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Chinook News (ADF&G)

April 7th, 2015

The Alaska Department of Fish and Game (ADF&G) recently announced the release of volume two of Chinook News, a newspaper intended to inform the public of work conducted in 2014 on the Chinook Salmon Research Initiative. The Winter 2015 edition overviews the stocks and research projects of twelve important Chinook river systems and features articles […]

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2015 Idaho Steelhead Fishing

March 24th, 2015

Idaho anglers are taking advantage of the mild winter to pursue steelhead, one of the state’s most sought after game fish. February of 2015 was the warmest on record in many parts of Idaho, and the mild weather contributed to ideal fishing conditions on the Salmon, Clearwater and Snake Rivers. As March came in like […]

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