Colorado State Record Flathead Catfish

March 2nd, 2015

On Jan. 19, angler Tony Chavez of La Junta, set a new Colorado state record for flathead catfish with a 39 9/16 inch, 27 pound 3.68 ounce fish. Chavez was fishing with chicken livers, when he pulled the record-setting flathead from the stilling basin below John Martin Reservoir. Colorado Parks and Wildlife (CPW) staff have […]

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Delaware Spring 2015 Trout Season

March 2nd, 2015

The Delaware Division of Fish & Wildlife (DFW) recently announced details of the state’s spring 2015 trout season. Downstate Delaware Delaware’s downstate trout season will begin Saturday, March 7 with the opening of two downstate ponds stocked with rainbow trout. On that date, Tidbury Pond near Dover in Kent County and Newton Pond outside of […]

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2015 Roanoke River Striped Bass Season

February 26th, 2015

The North Carolina Wildlife Resources Commission will open the entire Roanoke River Management Area to striped bass harvest from March 1 through April 30, unless closed or extended through proclamation. The Roanoke River Management Area includes the Roanoke River and tributaries from Roanoke Rapids Lake Dam downstream to Albemarle Sound, including the Cashie, Middle and […]

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Elwha River Dam Removal Research

February 26th, 2015

The effects of dam removal are better known as a result of several new studies by government, tribal and university researchers. The scientists worked together to characterize the effects of the largest dam removal project in U.S. history occurring on the Elwha River of Washington State. New findings suggest that dam removal can change landscape […]

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USFWS Boating Infrastructure Grants (BIG)

February 26th, 2015

The U.S. Fish and Wildlife Service (Service) recently announced more than $12.2 million in competitive grants to 10 states for projects to support recreational boating through the Service’s Boating Infrastructure Grant (BIG) program. The Service will also release approximately $2 million in grants to 21 states willing to match a smaller program within BIG. Grantees […]

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