Bird Watching Celebration Marks Improvements to Tommy Thompson Park – Canada NewsWire (Press Release)

Bird watching celebration marks improvements to Tommy Thompson Park
Canada NewsWire (press release)
The park itself is located on a man-made peninsula, known as the Leslie Street Spit, which extends five kilometres into Lake Ontario and is over 500 hectares in size. With more ... Other recreational activities include hiking, cycling, rollerblading ...

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Editorial: Cast Your Vote to Boost Tourism – the Daily News Online

Editorial: Cast your vote to boost tourism
The Daily News Online
In the second round of voting, Orleans County's Point Breeze is a contender for Ultimate Fishing Town honors. The Lake Ontario port is running second to Cape Hatteras, N.C., in the contest sponsored by the World Fishing Network. But there's still time ...

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Typical Fishing Opener Hot Spots Still Icy – St. Cloud Times

Typical fishing opener hot spots still icy
St. Cloud Times
Central Minnesotans who typically spend the fishing opener close to home might have more company this year. Because ice remains on some of the state's more well-known walleye fisheries, area anglers who typically travel north might be more inclined to ...

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Teen’s Project Rids Rez of Fishing Line – Madison County Herald

Teen's project rids Rez of fishing line
Madison County Herald
Abandoned fishing line can harm birds, fish and other wildlife, and a new program makes it easy for fishermen at the Ross Barnett Reservoir to dispose of unwanted line. Advertisement. The program consists of collection bins set up at key points around ...

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Frozen Lakes Cut Into Minnesota Fishing Tradition – NPR

Frozen Lakes Cut Into Minnesota Fishing Tradition
Saturday marks the opening of the walleye fishing season, and it's usually one of the busiest weekends for the state's resort communities. But this year, many of the northern lakes are still frozen, restricting water access and, potentially, local ...
Area fishing 05-08-13Aitkin Independent Age
PHOTOS + VIDEO: Ice heaves leave headaches at Lake Mille Lacs - KMSP-TVFOX 9 News

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Fishing’s Future Lends a Helping Hand – Tuscaloosa News (Subscription)

Fishing's Future lends a helping hand
Tuscaloosa News (subscription)
Fishing's Future is a non-profit organization that aims to get parents involved in their children's lives and to reconnect children with nature. “Families are working all the time,” Wilson said. “Kids are always inside. They're never spending time in ...

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FISHING REPORT – Bellingham Herald

Bellingham Herald
The return of spring chinook jacks counted at Bonneville Dam is on a near-record pace. Through Thursday, a total of 18,032 had been counted at the dam. The record, since at least 1960, was 18,119 fish in 2009. That year, nearly 82,000 jacks were ...
Columbia River spring chinook jacks knocking on record returnThe Seattle Times (blog)

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The Governor Goes Fishing – Kansas City Star

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The governor goes fishing
Kansas City Star
It was obvious that Brownback thoroughly enjoyed his first experience at Kansas big-water fishing. He had grown up casting into farm ponds and creeks, catching everything from small panfish to big bass and catfish. But this reservoir fishing? He had ...
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Fishing License Sales Down – KIMT
Fishing License Sales Down
“I think the drop in sales is likely due to the cold weather and the late ice out up north,” Waterville Area Fisheries Supervisor T.J. DeBates said. “The northern third of the state, a lot of the larger lakes where a lot of people do their walleye ...
High Hopes for Fishing Opener in Southern
Cool weather slows Minn. fishing license salesKARE
Weather slows sales of fishing licensesMinnesota Public Radio
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