National Championship Highlights 2018 Bassmaster Opens Series

The 2018 Bass Pro Shops Bassmaster Opens Series features eight tournaments plus a national championship. Photo by B.A.S.S. BIRMINGHAM, Ala. — The 2018 Bass Pro Shops Bassmaster Opens Series will again include nine tournaments on prime bass fishing waters, but the series format will be markedly different from recent seasons, B.A.S.S. announced today. “We are excited about the new Opens format,” said B.A.S.S. CEO Bruce Akin. “It’s designed to provide opportunities for the best bass fishermen to prove their fishing skills on a variety of waters as they earn their way into the Bassmaster Classic and Elite Series.” Instead of … Continue reading National Championship Highlights 2018 Bassmaster Opens Series

How Mood-Altering Drugs are Ending Up in Great Lakes fish

How mood-altering drugs are ending up in Great Lakes fish DETROIT — A new study might depress anyone concerned with Great Lakes water quality. Antidepressant drugs, making their way through an increasing number of people’s bodies, getting excreted in small amounts into their toilets, and moving through the wastewater treatment process to lakes and rivers, are being found in multiple Great Lakes fish species’ brains, new research by the University of Buffalo has found. Researchers detected high concentrations of both the active ingredients and metabolites — byproducts of the parent drug — of popular antidepressant pharmaceuticals including Zoloft, Prozac, Celexa … Continue reading How Mood-Altering Drugs are Ending Up in Great Lakes fish

Florida Snook Season Starts Sept. 1

          | August 30, 2017   The recreational harvest season for snook starts Sept. 1 statewide. Unique to the region, snook are one of the many reasons Florida is the Fishing Capital of the World. The Florida Fish and Wildlife Conservation Commission (FWC) encourages anglers to use moderation when determining whether or not to take a snook home. When releasing a snook, proper handling methods can help ensure your fish’s survival and the species’ abundance for anglers today and generations to come. To learn more about catch-and-release and the best way to handle a fish, visit MyFWC.com/Fishing and click on … Continue reading Florida Snook Season Starts Sept. 1

Check Out Our Latest Story!

Having trouble viewing this email? View it as a Web page. Here’s our latest story… A job that will ‘kick your butt’ In order to participate in the surveys, Service snorkelers must be in great physical condition and are all swift-water trained and able to rescue themselves and others in serious situations. Here, biologist Travis Webster takes a selfie during a recent survey on Clear Creek. Credit: Travis Webster/USFWS   Physically grueling yet critical: snorkel surveys provide valuable information for restoring Chinook salmon, steelhead in California’s Central Valley By John Heil August 28, 2017 Snorkeling for a living may sound … Continue reading Check Out Our Latest Story!

Lake Michigan and Green Bay Fishing Report Update

The Lake Michigan and Green Bay Outdoor Fishing Report has been updated with current fishing information. Please visit – http://dnr.wi.gov/topic/Fishing/lakemichigan/OutdoorReport.html to view the latest reports. Subscribe now for only $8.97.     Order your Endangered Resources license plate today!.     Featured DNR Subscriptions Outdoor Report: Current fishing activities, wildlife observations, and state park events updated every Thursday. Manage Your DNR Subscriptions: Add new subscriptions, delete subscriptions, and manage your profile. If you have questions or problems with the subscription service, please contact subscriberhelp.govdelivery.com. Other inquiries can be directed to the DNR. Continue reading Lake Michigan and Green Bay Fishing Report Update

Please Excuse Me For Not Posting the Last Few Weeks 8-29-2017

I’d like to apologize to all my readers. I’ve had some severe medical problems and have not been able to work much on the website. I should be back and running regularly very soon. Please come back and I’ll try try to give you some of all the best activities happening in the great outdoors.I don’t just give information on hunting and fishing info and tips, I try to cover all the outdoors.  Sincerely, Gary A. Engberg Continue reading Please Excuse Me For Not Posting the Last Few Weeks 8-29-2017

Johnny Morris’ Wonders of Wildlife National Museum and Aquarium to host Bass Fishing Hall of Fame

                                                                 FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE July 25, 2017 Johnny Morris’ Wonders of Wildlife National Museum and Aquarium to be permanent home for Bass Fishing Hall of Fame Relocating from Birmingham, Alabama, the Bass Fishing Hall of Fame joins an unprecedented collection of national conservation partners with a presence inside a remarkable new destination showcasing hunters, anglers and wildlife   SPRINGFIELD, Mo.  — Officials from the Bass Fishing Hall of Fame … Continue reading Johnny Morris’ Wonders of Wildlife National Museum and Aquarium to host Bass Fishing Hall of Fame

Catch Bass, Cash Checks

Search for a local tournament and register to fish FLW    View this email with images 2-3 Day Delivery only $3! $3 Shipping applies to standard shipping on orders of $50 or more on phone and web orders for merchandise shipping to US addresses. Delivery will be made in 2-3 business days. This offer excludes orders shipping outside of the 48 states and items that must ship via truckline due to their size or weight and hazardous fees; those shipping charges will still be applied during checkout. Shipping charges on previous orders will not be reimbursed. 95% of merchandise orders placed by … Continue reading Catch Bass, Cash Checks

Kevin VanDam Named Team Leader for Mossy Oak Fishing

  Kevin VanDam Named Team Leader for Mossy Oak Fishing July 2017  Click here for press release, logos and images WEST POINT, MS – Mossy Oak is pleased to announce its partnership with seven-time Angler of the Year and four-time Bassmaster Champion Kevin VanDam. The partnership between VanDam and Mossy Oak coincides with the introduction of Elements, the newest and most unique line of patterns from Mossy Oak. VanDam will spend some time in Mossy Oak’s booth (#1469) at ICAST July 12-14, 2017 as team leader for Mossy Oak Fishing.   “I love working with companies to develop new products … Continue reading Kevin VanDam Named Team Leader for Mossy Oak Fishing

ST. CROIX ROD: Experience the Madness

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE          Experience the Madness   New St. Croix Legend X series to debut at ICAST         #stcroixrods       YOUTUBE VERSION     About St. Croix Rod St. Croix Rod is a family-owned and managed manufacturer of high-performance fishing rods headquartered in Park Falls, Wisconsin with a 68-year heritage of USA manufacturing. Utilizing proprietary technologies, St. Croix controls every step of the rod-making process, from conception and design to manufacturing and inspection, in two company-owned facilities. The company offers a complete line of premium, American-made fly, spinning and casting rods under … Continue reading ST. CROIX ROD: Experience the Madness