2015 New Jersey Free Fishing Days

May 9th, 2015

New Jersey Free Fishing Days – June 13 and October 17, 2015 The New Jersey Division of Fish and Wildlife will offer New Jersey Free Fishing Days for 2015. The first will be held on Saturday, June 13. The second Free Fishing Day will occur on Saturday, October 17, 2015. The June Free Fishing Day […]

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Atlantic Salmon Moratorium – Canada Gulf Region

May 9th, 2015

Canada’s Department of Fisheries and Oceans recently announced new conservation measures for Atlantic salmon recreational angling throughout the Gulf region, in 2015. For conservation reasons, there will be no retention of Atlantic salmon in New Brunswick and Nova Scotia this year. Anglers will continue to be able to fish salmon as a catch-and-release fishery only. […]

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New Jersey Landlocked Salmon Stocking

May 9th, 2015

Three northern New Jersey lakes recently received an additional stocking of landlocked Atlantic salmon. Tilcon Lake (Allamuchy Mt. State Park) received 215 salmon, Lake Aeroflex (Kittatinny Valley State Park) received 247 salmon, and Wawayanda Lake (Wawayanda State Park) received 625 salmon. The fish, ranging in size from 10.9 to 19.2 inches in length, were stocked […]

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2015 Pennsylvania Family Fishing Festivals

May 1st, 2015

The Pennsylvania Fish and Boat Commission (PFBC) has scheduled six Family Fishing Festivals during May and June. The events lead up to the two statewide Fish-for-Free Days – the Sunday before Memorial Day, May 24, and Independence Day, July 4. PFBC Family Fishing Festival locations: May 2, SC Region: Gi­fford Pinchot State Park – Conewago […]

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2015 Hudson River Estuary Grants

May 1st, 2015

Hudson River Valley communities can now apply for $1.55 million in the Hudson River estuary watershed protection grants, according to New York State Department of Environmental Conservation (DEC). The grants can be used for projects to increase resiliency to cope with flood events, protect water quality, conserve natural resources, and restore aquatic habitat. The funding […]

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