Beat the Drum! Macedon Angler Catches State Record Freshwater Drum – Rochester Democrat and Chronicle

Beat the drum! Macedon angler catches state record freshwater drum
Rochester Democrat and Chronicle
Oneida Lake has a reputation for its outstanding fishing for walleye and bass. But don't look now, the 80-square-mile lake outside of Syracuse is the new fresh water drum capital of New York state. Jason Bair of Macedon, Wayne County reeled in a 36 ...

Algal Blooms Have Cost Ohioans $152 Million in Property Value, Say Researchers – Toledo Blade

Toledo Blade
Algal blooms have cost Ohioans $152 million in property value, say researchers
Toledo Blade
In another, researchers provide tangible evidence of how algae is driving anglers away from Lake Erie and Ohio's $1.7 billion sportfishing industry, causing fishing license sales to drop at least 10 percent every time a bloom reaches a moderate level ...
Algal blooms cost Ohio homeowners $152 million over six yearsScience Daily

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PAUL NELSON FISHING COLUMN: Temperatures Fluctuate, and So Does the Bite – Bemidji Pioneer

Bemidji Pioneer
PAUL NELSON FISHING COLUMN: Temperatures fluctuate, and so does the bite
Bemidji Pioneer
One of the hottest bites for walleyes in the area has been on Lake of the Woods, when the wind isn't blowing too hard. Anglers can use accesses that are more protected from the wind or fish Four Mile Bay, Zippel Bay or the Rainy River on days with too ...

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Erie-Area Weekend Fishing Report, Aug. 18-20 – GoErie.com

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Erie-area weekend fishing report, Aug. 18-20
GoErie.com
Muskie fishing has improved at Chautauqua Lake. These fish are scattered around the lake. Walleye fishing remains good. Troll nightcrawler harnesses in the southern basin at depths of 14 feet to 18 feet. Also fish in the deep weeds at Lakewood ...
District Fishing Report: 08.17.17Pittsburgh Post-Gazette

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Area Fishing Report: Lake of the Woods and Devils Lake Remain Go-to Destinations for Late Summer Walleye Action – Grand Forks Herald

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Area Fishing Report: Lake of the Woods and Devils Lake remain go-to destinations for late summer walleye action
Grand Forks Herald
In Ontario waters, jigging for walleyes has been outstanding, the report said, as has pulling spinners in 18 to 28 feet of water along the reefs. Muskies have responded to bucktails and hard baits in areas with shallow weeds and rocks, Lake of the ...

Science Writers Workshop Begins at Ohio State University’s Stone Laboratory – Toledo Blade

Toledo Blade
Science writers workshop begins at Ohio State University's Stone Laboratory
Toledo Blade
The latest research shows Ohio's eight counties along Lake Erie, including Lucas, Ottawa, and Erie, contribute $14 billion to Ohio's tourism industry, mostly from fishing and other lake-based activities. That's about a third of the state's tourism revenue.

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Angling Hook Shots – Outdoor Channel

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Angling Hook Shots
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CatDaddy says that Milford Lake is a destination fishery for catfish enthusiasts that want to hook up with massive blue cats. While the temperatures aren't quite as hot, the action at the Beanhole is still smoking. CatDaddy tells Jim and Trav that he ...

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