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DNR Outdoor Report Update, May 18, 2017 – Many Rivers Running High From Recent Rains; Fawns being Born, Turtles Nesting

Wisconsin Department of Natural Resources Outdoor Report summary for May, 2017 Complete DNR Outdoor Report (Reports from conservation wardens, wildlife and fisheries staff and property managers from around the state) Many rivers running high from recent rains; fawns being born, turtles nesting Strong storms that swept across Wisconsin with high winds earlier this week downed […]

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Try Lake Wisconsin This Weekend

        Lake Wisconsin, all 9000 acres, is one of southern Wisconsin’s premier lakes for most fish species we have in the state. The lake is actually a flowage formed from the damming of the Wisconsin River at Wisconsin Dells and Prairie du Sac. The water level is maintained at a constant level to protect the […]

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FISHING: All-Season Shore Success

FISHING: All-Season Shore Success

FEATURE ARTICLE   The author hoists a hefty pre-spawn walleye, taken from shore along a medium sized river. These five tips will help you to enjoy more consistent catches from shore, no matter which species of fish you pursue.  Enjoy All-Season Success from Shore  Five ways for the shore-bound angler to enjoy more consistent catches […]

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Sturgeon Spawning Run Update

Sturgeon Spawning Run Update

Dear Winnebago System Sturgeon Enthusiasts:  The lake sturgeon spawning run on the Winnebago System continues to move fast. In fact, we had two crews today tagging fish below the Shawano Paper Mill Dam today.  Typically we aren’t seeing spawning fish until later in the spawning run, but this is the 2nd year in a row […]

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Heroes on the Water, a 501(c)3 Supporting Veterans, Announces New CEO

Dallas, Texas – April 3, 2017 – Heroes on the Water, a 501(c)3 serving military veterans, active-duty, and their families through therapeutic kayak fishing, has announced the selection of William D. (Bill) Carnegie as its new Chief Executive Officer. Carnegie will fill the vacancy created by Jim Dolan’s retirement in December, 2016. The selection was […]

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American Crappie Trail Winners on Lake D’arbonne Take Home $26K

American Crappie Trail Winners on Lake D’arbonne Take Home $26K

The second American Crappie Trail (ACT) tournament on Lake D’arbonne was held March 31-April 1 with the male/female team of Josh Gowan and Alex Rude taking home the win. The team had a two day total weight of 24 pounds consisting of 14 crappie. For the win, they took home over $26,000 which included a […]

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Pending Illinois Record Crappie Caught

Pending Illinois Record Crappie Caught

Photo by Luke Estel Photo by Luke Estel by Walker Smith, Wired2Fish Ryan Povolish caught a huge crappie on Kinkaid Lake in Murphysboro, Ill. and it’s expected to break the 41-year-old state record. When Ryan Povolish went crappie fishing with his friend Josh Jackson on Kinkaid Lake, he expected to have a fun day on […]

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March Backcountry Beat

March Backcountry Beat

TAKE ACTION JOIN US DONATE STORE Friend — One of my favorite things about BHA is our boots on the ground, organic nature. I’m constantly reminded of the power we have in all of you. We may not have loads of cash, but we have the currency of people. Yesterday morning was yet another example. […]

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New Rapala Lure Leaked, Spring Sauger Tips, Fish of the Week

New Rapala Lure Leaked, Spring Sauger Tips, Fish of the Week

If you’re getting this Target Walleye/Ice email for the first time, a friend probably signed you up! Today’s Top 5 Bigguns of the week!  Randy Gaines has been puttin’ his clients on some Lake Erie studs! They’ve been pulling Off Shore Tackle Planer Boards and cranks near Port Clinton, OH while looking for the cleanest […]

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Pending Illinois Record Crappie Caught

Pending Illinois Record Crappie Caught

Photo by Luke Estel Photo by Luke Estel by Walker Smith, Wired2Fish Ryan Povolish caught a huge crappie on Kinkaid Lake in Murphysboro, Ill. and it’s expected to break the 41-year-old state record. When Ryan Povolish went crappie fishing with his friend Josh Jackson on Kinkaid Lake, he expected to have a fun day on […]

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