37 Acres Protected Near Rowleys Bay and More.

Protecting a place we cherish… Greetings! “The Grand View Scenic Overlook and Park is a shining example of the passion of this community to protect its most precious resource—the land. ” This was my message on August 20 as I addressed the crowd of more than 300 supporters who were gathered at the Liberty Grove Historical Society property overlooking the Grand View Scenic Overlook and Park in Ellison Bay for the Land Trust’s Annual Gathering. Today we announce the protection of 37 acres near Rowleys Bay, made possible by Bruce and Joan Pikas, passionate landowners who chose to protect their … Continue reading 37 Acres Protected Near Rowleys Bay and More.

Bass Pro Shops Helps Boy Scouts of America Raise Funds in September with Round up Campaign

For Immediate Release September 1, 2017   Bass Pro Shops helps Boy Scouts of America raise funds in September with round up campaign   ­For the eighth consecutive year, Bass Pro Shops is hosting Boy Scouts of America Month at all U.S. locations this September. Throughout the month, Bass Pro Shops will offer Boy Scouts of America merit badge classes and provide opportunities to raise funds for Scouting projects. Bass Pro Shops customers have the opportunity to donate to the Boy Scouts of America by rounding up their purchase total to the nearest dollar. At the end of the promotion, 50 … Continue reading Bass Pro Shops Helps Boy Scouts of America Raise Funds in September with Round up Campaign

Fall Trout Prep

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE Fall Trout Prep Gear Up Now For Your Best Fall Ever Summer’s demise signals the approach of some of the year’s best trout and salmon fishing, when browns, ‘bows, brookies, lakers and kokanee head shallow and strap on the feedbag. Depending on your latitude and altitude, the action could be mere weeks away. Which means it’s high time to gear up for the fall reap. To speed your prepping endeavors, veteran salmonid stalker and ace guide Bernie Keefe offers his hit list of must-have tackle, organized by species, for epic fall battles. Kokanee Salmon Late-summer salmon frequent … Continue reading Fall Trout Prep

Lake Michigan and Green Bay Fishing Report Update

Featured DNR Subscriptions 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!.     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. This email was sent to gengberg@chorus.net using GovDelivery Communications Cloud on behalf of: Wisconsin Department of Natural Resources · 101 S. Webster Street · Madison, WI … Continue reading Lake Michigan and Green Bay Fishing Report Update

DNR Weekly News Update, August 29, 2017

Trouble viewing this email? Click here August 29, 2017 Sept. 16 marks opening of archery and crossbow deer hunting seasons MADISON – Increased deer observations following another mild winter have hunters and state wildlife officials alike excited for fall hunting seasons – the 2017 archery and crossbow deer seasons run concurrently statewide from Sept. 16 to Jan. 7, 2018.   Online tools show hunters where baiting and feeding is banned MADISON – Before taking part in upcoming hunting seasons or placing feed for wildlife, hunters and wildlife watchers should be sure to check which counties currently prohibit wildlife baiting and … Continue reading DNR Weekly News Update, August 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

DU Films: Building a Place for Waterfowl

Building a place for waterfowl Watch DU’s newest online film: “Delmarva”   Read the release and watch the film online » MEMPHIS, Tenn. – July 12, 2017 – Ducks Unlimited’s latest online film tells the story of two partners who built a haven for waterfowl and other wildlife in Delaware. Joe Rowan, a Director of Fundraising and Volunteer Relations for Ducks Unlimited, and Bill Lingo, a longtime DU volunteer, worked together for three decades to manage a 160-acre farm for wildlife and raise money for Ducks Unlimited’s continental mission. Along the way, they developed a special friendship based in the … Continue reading DU Films: Building a Place for Waterfowl

Fishing Kokanee on Wyoming’s Fontenelle Reservoir

Robb Keith holds up a nice Fontenelle Reservoir kokanee salmon GREEN RIVER— Fontenelle Reservoir is the other Kokanee fishing destination in southwest Wyoming and the bite is on. Fisheries managers with the Wyoming Game and Fish Department, Green River region, say Fontenelle Reservoir has finally started to clear up, following a long spring and summer of high and muddy inflows from the Green River drainage above. Kokanee salmon and trout fishing has improved, as the water in Fontenelle Reservoir clears up. “When people think about Kokanee fishing in southwest Wyoming, they think of Flaming Gorge Reservoir,” said Green River Fisheries … Continue reading Fishing Kokanee on Wyoming’s Fontenelle Reservoir

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

DNR Weekly News Update, July 11, 2017

Trouble viewing this email? Click here July 11, 2017 Jump into summer fun continues this July at Wisconsin state park system properties MADISON -Summer is in full swing and Wisconsin state park system properties offer visitors many opportunities to beat the heat and enjoy the outdoors. This July, the Wisconsin Department of Natural Resources will highlight ideas for enjoying the many opportunities for water sports at state park properties on its Facebook page and Twitter account. People are encouraged to share their own experiences using the hashtag #WIstateparks. – Read Full Article Online chat will answer questions about becoming a … Continue reading DNR Weekly News Update, July 11, 2017