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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Top 100 Pennsylvania Family Fishing and Boating Spots

March 24th, 2015

Pennsylvania anglers and boaters are invited to share information about family-friendly fishing and boating spots by casting a vote in the 2015 America’s Top Family Fishing and Boating Spots Sweepstakes, sponsored by the Recreational Boating and Fishing Foundation’s (RBFF) Take Me Fishing™ campaign. The sweepstakes features several parks in Pennsylvania and aims to increase awareness […]

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Ohio Winter Fish Kills

March 24th, 2015

The Ohio Department of Natural Resources (ODNR) is reminding people that fish kills may be common in ponds and small lakes this spring. Winter die-offs of fish that result from long periods of heavy ice and snow cover on small waters are referred to as “winterkills.” Winterkills may occur in some Ohio waters this year […]

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Ohio River Asian Carp Testing

March 24th, 2015

The Pennsylvania Fish and Boat Commission (PFBC) recently confirmed that environmental DNA (eDNA) from the invasive Asian Silver Carp and Bighead Carp has been found in six water samples collected from the Ohio River last year. PFBC performed sampling in response to the documented spread of Asian carp in the middle and lower Ohio River. […]

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2014 Indiana Fish Stocking

March 24th, 2015

The Indiana Department of Natural Resources (DNR) and organizations with a DNR permit stocked 31.9 million fish in the state during 2014. In a typical year, stocking numbers are between 22 million and 24 million fish. The increase was primarily due to a near-record number of walleye eggs collected at Brookville Lake by DNR biologists […]

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