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Hobie B.O.S. Kayak Series Visits Watts Bar Lake
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Hobie B.O.S. Kayak Series Visits Watts Bar Lake

OCEANSIDE, Calif.– Kayak fishing competitors heading to the second event of the 2021 Hobie Bass Open Series (B.O.S.) Anchored by Power-Pole® this weekend had better bring their woolies because cold air is on pace to clash with the competition at Watts Bar Lake in Knoxville, TN. Saturday is expected to top out at 40 degrees...

Joe Bucher: St. Croix Pro Staffer for Over Two Decades
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Joe Bucher: St. Croix Pro Staffer for Over Two Decades

Joe Bucher knows the stuff of which fishing legends are made. The renown multi-species fishing expert from Eagle River, Wisconsin is a National Freshwater Fishing Hall of Fame Legendary Angler who targets everything from panfish, bass, walleye and muskies in freshwater to redfish, snook and sea trout on the salty side. Host of the Fishing...

Plano Renews Sponsorship with Major League Fishing
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Plano Renews Sponsorship with Major League Fishing

Major League Fishing (MLF), the world’s largest tournament-fishing organization, announced today that Plano Molding, an industry leader in outdoor equipment protection and storage solutions, has extended its sponsorship agreement through the 2021 season. “Plano’s EDGE™ series of tackle organizers give our anglers the advantage they need across all levels of MLF tournaments,” said MLF President...

New Fishing Regulations for West Virginia
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New Fishing Regulations for West Virginia

SOUTH CHARLESTON, W.VA. — Anglers in West Virginia have new fishing regulations to follow and are encouraged to check the 2021 Fishing Regulations for a roundup of changes that may affect them. “Probably the biggest change is that we now have a statewide 30-fish daily creel and 60-fish possession limit for game fish that didn’t have a creel...

Rather Outdoors Acquires Zebco
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Rather Outdoors Acquires Zebco

Rather Outdoors (“Rather”), a global leader in the fishing industry, is pleased to announce that it has acquired Zebco Brands (“Zebco”), the Tulsa, Oklahoma-based manufacturer of fishing rods, reels and accessories. Zebco is a preeminent marketer of fishing tackle and outdoor gear. Operational since 1949, it is now one of the oldest companies in the...

Frabill’s Floating Trout Net Family
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Frabill’s Floating Trout Net Family

Grand Prairie, TX Trout anglers long for that flash of silver, as a big trout erupts from the bottom to sip a fly off the surface of the water or grab a strategically placed spinner. The battle that ensues brings pandemonium to the cold-water angler longing for action. Wading clear, rumbling streams, or fishing quaint, secluded...

Rio Grande and Gila River Watersheds get Nearly $600,000 in Restoration Grants
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Rio Grande and Gila River Watersheds get Nearly $600,000 in Restoration Grants

WASHINGTON, D.C.– The National Fish and Wildlife Foundation (NFWF) today announced more than $584,000 in grants to restore, protect and enhance aquatic and riparian species of conservation concern and their habitats in the headwaters of the Rio Grande and Gila River watersheds. The five grants will generate more than $980,000 in matching contributions for a...

St. Croix Victory Series Bass Rods Announced
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St. Croix Victory Series Bass Rods Announced

PARK FALLS, Wisc. – Bass anglers experience diverse victories, some of which are shared by all. One such collective win is the injection of millions of new and reactivated anglers into our sport, largely created by last year’s pandemic. Yet another comes in the form of today’s much-anticipated announcement of St. Croix’s all-new Victory Series...

U.S. Army Signs as Title Sponsor of MLF High School Fishing
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U.S. Army Signs as Title Sponsor of MLF High School Fishing

TULSA, Okla.– Major League Fishing (MLF) announced today that the U.S. Army, the largest military branch in the United States with more than 700,000 soldiers – has signed on as the title sponsor for the 2021 season of MLF High School Fishing presented by Favorite Fishing. With multiple scholarship and advancement opportunities and a partnership...

ElaZtech® Baits, Epic Fishing TV Show Unite
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ElaZtech® Baits, Epic Fishing TV Show Unite

Ladson, SC– Big props to the angler who unapologetically pitches a bobber and worm because that’s what puts fish in the net, period. Extra style points and street cred when that same fisherman hits up a Western trout stream, waving a fly rod and weighted nymph—and then, a week later finds himself stalking tuna with...