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

WI DNR – Angler Education Update

You are subscribed to Angler Education for Wisconsin Department of Natural Resources. This information has recently been updated, and is now available. A 2-session Junior Angler class for anglers ages 9 – 13 is scheduled for Saturdays, September 23 and 30th in Merrill. Register with instructor by September 8. Follow link to “clinics” tab for details. http://dnr.wi.gov/topic/fishing/anglereducation/index.html What better way to spend a couple Saturdays, than learning how to fish! Order your Endangered Resources license plate today! Your purchase supports rare wildlife and State Natural Areas. Manage Your DNR Subscriptions: Add new subscriptions, delete subscriptions, and manage your profile. If you … Continue reading WI DNR – Angler Education Update

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

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

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

Latest Fishing Report From Sportsman’s Lodges Lake of the Woods

Lake of the Woods Fishing Report Sportsman’s Lodges Baudette, MN www.sportsmanslodges.com 800-862-8602 7/20/2017 It’s Getting Hot In Here! South Shore: Another week flew by and fishing continues to be good! Storms earlier in the week stirred up fishing and made the fish slightly lethargic but it was only a matter of a day or two until they were back to their regular snappin’ selves! The spinner bite is still going very well. Hammered gold with a crawler is the way to go. Concentrate your efforts in the 8’-20’ range. The jig bite is still holding strong as well. Go deep. … Continue reading Latest Fishing Report From Sportsman’s Lodges Lake of the Woods

Gray Wolf Depredation Updates

Hunting Dog Killed in Ashland County Wildlife Services confirmed that wolves killed a Plott Hound on 07/18/17.  The attack occurred in Morse Township, Ashland County.  More information and a caution-area map are available on the gray wolf webpage. Hunters are reminded to use the caution-area maps on the DNR website (dnr.wi.gov, keyword “wolf management”) to help reduce conflicts. Subscribe now for only $8.97. Order your Endangered Resources license plate today!. Featured DNR SubscriptionsOutdoor 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 … Continue reading Gray Wolf Depredation Updates

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