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Garmin Pro Hank Cherry Wins Consecutive Bassmaster Classic Championships
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Garmin Pro Hank Cherry Wins Consecutive Bassmaster Classic Championships

OLATHE, Kan. Garmin® International, Inc., a unit of Garmin Ltd. (NASDAQ:GRMN), the world’s largest1 and most innovative marine electronics manufacturer, is proud to announce it remains the electronics choice of champions as Garmin pro Hank Cherry Jr. claimed his second victory in a row at the Academy Sports + Outdoors Bassmaster Classic presented by Huk...

Streamlight Launches Ultra-Compact Pocket-Mate Light
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Streamlight Launches Ultra-Compact Pocket-Mate Light

EAGLEVILLE, PA – Streamlight®, Inc., a leading provider of high-performance lighting, launched the ultra-compact Pocket Mate®, a weather-resistant, USB rechargeable personal light that delivers 325 lumens and features convenient hands-free options. Small enough to carry in a pocket, the Pocket Mate features an anodized spring clip that attaches to zippers or key chains, and clips...

Louisiana Anglers Land 8 Percent of Snapper Quota on First Weekend of Season
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Louisiana Anglers Land 8 Percent of Snapper Quota on First Weekend of Season

The Louisiana Department of Wildlife and Fisheries (LDWF) has released the latest private recreational red snapper landing estimates through May 30, 2021. LA Creel, LDWF’s near real-time landings data collection program, indicates that 67,947 pounds, or 8 percent, of Louisiana’s 2021 annual private recreational allocation of 832,493 pounds were harvested during the first weekend of...

Suzuki Marine Announces 5-Year Warranty on Outboards
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Suzuki Marine Announces 5-Year Warranty on Outboards

New, Longer Warranty Coverage Applies to Models Sold and Warranty Registered on or After April 1, 2021 (Tampa, FLA) – Suzuki Marine USA, LLC has introduced a new 5-Year Limited Warranty on all of its new outboard motors, from the ultra-compact 2.5HP portable to its flagship DF350A.  This significantly longer coverage (Suzuki’s previous standard Limited...

No Swimming in Vermont Fishing Access Areas
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No Swimming in Vermont Fishing Access Areas

The Vermont Fish and Wildlife Department reminds the public not to swim at fishing access areas due to safety concerns.  The primary use of the fishing access areas is for launching and retrieving motorboats.   The Vermont Fish and Wildlife Department maintains 196 developed fishing access areas on lakes and rivers throughout the state.  These...

Sportfishing Industry Calls on Congress to Support Conservation and Access
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Sportfishing Industry Calls on Congress to Support Conservation and Access

Alexandria, VA  – Over the past year, there has been a significant increase in participation and demand for outdoor recreation, which has created challenges and opportunities for the recreational fishing and the broader outdoor recreation industries. Yesterday, the Senate Commerce Subcommittee on Tourism, Trade, and Export Promotion, held a hearing to examine the state of outdoor...

Arkansas ‘Gator Permits Available Through June 30
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Arkansas ‘Gator Permits Available Through June 30

People interested in chasing an Arkansas alligator on public land and water this fall have until midnight June 30 to put their name in the hat. Applications for the 2021 Arkansas alligator season are available online at www.agfc.com. Thirty-three permits will be issued for public hunting in Arkansas for the 2021 season. These permits will...

Federal Sponsors MLF Pro Circuit on Potomac River
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Federal Sponsors MLF Pro Circuit on Potomac River

ANOKA, Minnesota –The nation’s best bass anglers will attempt to tame the Potomac River this week during the MLF Tackle Warehouse Pro Circuit Presented by Bad Boy Mowers, Federal Ammunition Stop 5 Presented by Lucas Oil at the Potomac River.  It is the fifth stop on the tour with action running June 17-20, 2021, near...

Improved, Expanded Panfish Series from St. Croix Rod
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Improved, Expanded Panfish Series from St. Croix Rod

PARK FALLS, Wisc.  – Different fishing strokes for different angling folks is what drives St. Croix Rod forward every day. Our anglers have unique and distinct needs, and we make it our mission to deliver the Best Rods on Earth® that give them the upper hand, no matter where or how they fish. St. Croix’s...

All-Electric-Boat Bass Tournament Results Announced
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All-Electric-Boat Bass Tournament Results Announced

Somerset, N.J. – ePropulsion, a global leader and market challenger in marine electric propulsion systems and services, announced today it was the title sponsor of the Georgia Total Electric Championship Invitational bass tournament – the ePropulsion GA Bass TEC. The event was held on May 29, 2021 on the Hard Labor Creek Reservoir in Walton County,...