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Līhuʻe – The fishing season for rainbow trout at Pu’u Lua Reservoir on Kaua‘i will begin June 20th. To address COVID-19 concerns and accommodate social distancing, a lottery system will be used to control entry. Anglers will be able to access the reservoir for 4-hour sessions scheduled between June 20th and July 11, 2020 on Saturdays and Sundays.

Application for the lottery will be online only through the DLNR Division of Aquatic Resources (DAR) website. Applicants...

JEFFERSON CITY, Mo. – The Missouri Department of Conservation (MDC) congratulates John Garver of Williamsville for shooting a new state-record spotted sucker while bowfishing. Garver, whose record falls under alternative methods, shot the 3-pound, 6-ounce fish at Duck Creek Conservation Area north of Puxico May 1. His record beat the previous record under alternative methods by more than a pound.

“I was out with some friends and family bowfishing when I just happened across it,” recalls...

Gun Buyers ClubKentucky Lake, Tenn. — The Tennessee Wildlife Resources Agency partnered with a private group to stock additional pure Florida strain largemouth bass into Kentucky Lake. Mr. Charlie Ingram led the effort to raise funds from local counties to stock approximately 300,000 young Florida strain bass obtained from the American Sportfish Hatchery in Alabama.

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The stockings occurred on May 26 and May 28 in nine embayments in Henry and Benton counties: Big Sandy, Bennetts Creek, Lick Creek,

Gun Buyers ClubPeople who regularly fish Michigan waters likely are familiar with the state’s marked and tagged fish program. Through assistance from the U.S. Fish and Wildlife Service, the Great Lakes states, including Michigan, are mass marking popular gamefish (like steelhead, Chinook salmon, Atlantic salmon, brown trout and lake trout) before those fish are stocked.

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As more anglers get out on the water this summer, the DNR reminds them that catching a trout or salmon with an adipose fin