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

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

DNR Weekly News Update, July 25, 2017

Trouble viewing this email? Click here July 25, 2017 Visit the DNR at the 2017 Wisconsin State Fair WEST ALLIS, Wis. — Find out everything you need to know to ‘Enjoy Wisconsin’s Wild Side’ by stopping by the Wisconsin Department of Natural Resources’ area at the Wisconsin State Fair’s Exploratory Park. – Read Full Article Public comments sought on final draft master plan revision for Brule River State Forest BRULE, Wis. — The public has a final opportunity to review and comment on proposed revisions to the master plan for the Brule River State Forest that proposes additional recreational opportunities … Continue reading DNR Weekly News Update, July 25, 2017

Golden Walleyes Caught, Power Fishing Tip, Fish the Flats

Hey everyone, we’ll be at ICAST (fishing biz trade show in Orlando) next week and will have our eyes peeled for the latest and greatest. Not sure whether we’ll get a Target Walleye out, but check our Facebook and Instagram pages for updates from the show floor.If you’re getting this Target Walleye email for the first time, a friend probably signed you up! Today’s Top 4 1. More golden walleyes caught.  We’ve only ever seen a few of ’em, but Jerry and John Nicholson doubled that in a single day…. They were pre-fishing for the Canadian Tire Angler’s Cup on … Continue reading Golden Walleyes Caught, Power Fishing Tip, Fish the Flats

Give CPR to Big Catfish

Give CPR to Big Catfish Today’s feature comes to us from Greg Wagner of Nebraska Game & Parks, on the importance of releasing large catfish to fight again, whether they’re caught in Nebraska or anywhere across the nation. By Greg Wagner, Nebraska Game & Parks Commission Did you see that? She released that big catfish back in the water! But, why? She should have taken that big fish home, cleaned it and ate it! Lexie Berggren of Elkhorn, NE happily displays a large channel catfish she caught and then released in a private sandpit lake in western Douglas County, NE. … Continue reading Give CPR to Big Catfish

DNR Weekly News Update, June 13, 2017

Trouble viewing this email? Click here June 13, 2017 Preliminary spring turkey harvest registrations see slight decrease from 2016 MADISON – Preliminary totals show turkey hunters registered 43,341 birds during the 2017 spring turkey hunting season in Wisconsin, a slight decrease from the spring 2016 season. – Read Full Article Shakespeare in the Park returns for third season at Wisconsin State Parks MADISON – Visitors to Wisconsin State Park System properties will have 16 opportunities to enjoy “Shakespeare in the Park” performances this summer. The performances begin July 17 and run through July 30. – Read Full Article Wild parsnip … Continue reading DNR Weekly News Update, June 13, 2017

Lake Mendota Bronzebacks by Gary A. Engberg

Lake Mendota Bronzebacks     The Madison Chain of Lakes all have good fishing for all fish species. The largest lake in the “Chain” is 9,842 acre Lake Mendota, which besides having trophy walleye and northern pike, has big smallmouth bass.      Anyone who fishes Lake Mendota should have a quality map and good electronics to find the abundant mid-lake structure, sharp breaking drop-offs, and the numerous points which are prime smallmouth locations throughout the summer. Study a lake map (Mapping Specialists) before going fishing on Lake Mendota. Their maps are very accurate with a GPS coordinate grid which will … Continue reading Lake Mendota Bronzebacks by Gary A. Engberg

Fluctuating Water Complicates Third National Walleye Tour Event

  2017 Registration 2017 NWT Rules Tournament Results Angler of the Year Results News & Events Contact Us  Join Our Mailing List!  Official NWT Gear Get Yours Today!!  Thank you to our Local Area Prairie du Chien sponsors! Welcome to the Prairie du Chien area. Prairie du Chien is located in southwest Wisconsin along the Great River Road, which winds for 250 miles along the banks of the Mississippi River. This National Scenic Byway offers breathtaking beauty with incredible geological formations along the river and adjacent bluffs. The city is the oldest community on the Upper Mississippi River. Its rich … Continue reading Fluctuating Water Complicates Third National Walleye Tour Event

Weed Walleye Hack, Lake Jeopardy, Slip Bobber Tips

If you’re getting this Target Walleye email for the first time, a friend probably signed you up! Today’s Top 4 MN governor catches walleye during bass opener!  The exact opposite of what usually happens, which is freakin’ hilarious because of where they were fishing…. Any guesses? Ding, ding, ding! We know state fisheries chief Don Pereira can’t get enough of it: Do you know what type of weeds you’re fishing?  We love us some weed-dwelling walleyes! Not all vegetation is created equal, but Joel Nelson has a trick for finding the right type of weeds in the right spots: > … Continue reading Weed Walleye Hack, Lake Jeopardy, Slip Bobber Tips

Sportfishing Industry Voices Deep Concern Over New Louisiana Red Snapper Proposal

Sportfishing Industry Voices Deep Concern Over New Louisiana Red Snapper Proposal For Immediate Release Mary Jane Williamson, Communications Director 703-519-9691, x227 www.asafishing.org Sportfishing Industry Voices Deep Concern over a New Louisiana Red Snapper Proposal   A controversial two-year pilot program could lead to a private recreational limited access program for red snapper   Alexandria, VA – May 26, 2017 – The Louisiana Department of Wildlife and Fisheries recently announced a controversial two-year pilot program for Gulf of Mexico red snapper management. Expected to begin in 2018, the program will allow 150 randomly-selected offshore anglers in the state access to 25,000 pounds of … Continue reading Sportfishing Industry Voices Deep Concern Over New Louisiana Red Snapper Proposal