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Repairs Completed on Nebraska Ramps
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Repairs Completed on Nebraska Ramps

LINCOLN, Neb. – Boating prospects in northeast Nebraska are looking up with the completion of two state park area projects in 2020. The completion of a second boat ramp at Lewis and Clark State Recreation Area’s Weigand Marina will alleviate long lines of boats waiting to put in or take out. The marina at the...

Alabama’s Washington County Lake Reopens March 5
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Alabama’s Washington County Lake Reopens March 5

  The Washington County Public Fishing Lake will reopen on Friday, March 5, 2021, after the completion of a restocking project by the Alabama Department of Conservation and Natural Resources’ (ADCNR) Wildlife and Freshwater Fisheries Division (WFF) that began in 2018. The 84-acre lake is located at 809 State Lake Rd., in Millry, Alabama. During...

Gray Triggerfish Season Opens March 1 in Florida
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Gray Triggerfish Season Opens March 1 in Florida

Gray triggerfish opens March 1 in Gulf state and federal waters  The recreational gray triggerfish season reopens to harvest in Gulf state and federal waters March 1, and will remain open through May 31, closing June 1 through July 31 for an annual spawning season closure.        If you plan to fish for gray triggerfish in...

Wisconsin Walleye Meeting Feb. 23 via Zoom
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Wisconsin Walleye Meeting Feb. 23 via Zoom

MADISON, Wis. – The Department of Natural Resources (DNR) will host a public meeting to discuss updating the Wisconsin Walleye Management Plan for Columbia, Dane, Dodge, Green, Jefferson and Rock counties. The meeting will be held via Zoom on Tuesday, Feb. 23, at 6:30 p.m. Anyone interested in walleye management for Columbia, Dane, Dodge, Green, Jefferson and...

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New Jersey Summer Flounder Season Options

The New Jersey Marine Fisheries Administration is accepting comments for the 2021 Recreational NJ Summer Flounder Season. All minimum size and possession limit regulations will remain unchanged, including the Island Beach State Park and Delaware Bay special management areas. The possible options are an open season from; 1) May 22 – September 19 (the same...

Missouri D.C. Offers Rod Repair Class March 6 in Blue Springs
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Missouri D.C. Offers Rod Repair Class March 6 in Blue Springs

Kansas City, Mo. – The first warm days of late winter and early spring find anglers pulling fishing rods out of closets and garage corners. Not all their tackle will be in optimum shape. The Missouri Department of Conservation (MDC) will offer a free class on maintenance and repairs for fishing rods from 1 to...

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Nebraska G&P Virtual Fisheries Meetings March 1-4

Mark your calendars: Nebraska Game and Parks will be holding virtual fisheries meetings March 1-4. We’d love to have you join us. The sessions will kick off with a statewide meeting featuring an overview of Game and Parks fisheries and highlights of projects and activities going on around the state. The other four sessions will...

Oregon Explores Nearshore Ocean Fisheries Trends
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Oregon Explores Nearshore Ocean Fisheries Trends

NEWPORT, Ore – A new way to explore Oregon’s nearshore ocean trends is getting interest from around the globe. ODFW’s Marine Program scientists are often at the cutting edge of marine science, and the new Data Dashboard is no exception. Developed by Marine Reserves Program staff, the dashboard is an easy-to-use website where users can...

Montana Seeks Input on Burbot Stocking at Martinsdale Reservoir
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Montana Seeks Input on Burbot Stocking at Martinsdale Reservoir

GREAT FALLS – Montana Fish, Wildlife & Parks is seeking input on a proposal to introduce burbot in Martinsdale Reservoir. The goal of the introduction would be to provide future additional angling opportunities at the reservoir. FWP has stocked the reservoir since 1940, primarily with rainbow trout. It is currently managed as a put-grow-and-take fishery...

California Transitions to Electronic Regulations Booklets
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California Transitions to Electronic Regulations Booklets

As part of a broader effort to go paperless, the California Department of Fish and Wildlife (CDFW) is transitioning to a digital format for its 2021 hunting and fishing regulations booklets and Big Game Hunting Digest. Booklets will no longer be printed and shipped to license agents or customers but electronic versions of the booklets...