Should Bass Fishing Be a Sanctioned HS Sport? – WGN Radio

Should bass fishing be a sanctioned HS sport?
WGN Radio
There are many state-approved sports that high school students can participate in, but bass fishing isn't one of them in Missouri. Jim Huson, a teacher and coach at Missouri's Republic High School, makes his case as he pushes for bass fishing to be ...

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Sandy Hit NJ Fishing Industry With $121M in Damages – Asbury Park Press

Sandy hit NJ fishing industry with $121M in damages
Asbury Park Press
Superstorm Sandy inflicted up to $121 million in uninsured damages to New Jersey's fishing industry, according to a new report from the National Oceanic and Atmospheric Administration that's sure to reopen political wounds from the debate over post ...
NOAA releases annual saltwater fishing reportTrade Only Today
NOAA economic report seen as 'sham'Gloucester Daily Times
Fish Factor: NOAA report breaks down US seafood harvestDutch Harbor Fisherman

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Tribal Members Looking to Update Fishing Ordinance – Two Rivers Tribune

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Tribal Members Looking to Update Fishing Ordinance
Two Rivers Tribune
People had plenty to say about changes to fishing regulations when community members, fishermen, fisherwomen, and three Tribal Councilmembers met with the River Rights Committee on Wednesday, March 6. The discussion ranged on everything from the ...

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Wash. Commission Amends Recently Adopted Fishing Rules – the Spokesman Review (Blog)

Wash. commission amends recently adopted fishing rules
The Spokesman Review (blog)
FISHING — In an unusual move, the Washington Fish and Wildlife Commission, meeting in a conference call today, reconsidered and amended several fishing regulation it had adopted at its March 1 meeting in Moses Lake. The changes include increasing ...
WDFW Stocking 47 Lakes With TroutKMAS

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Methow River Steelhead Fishing to Close Sunday – the Spokesman Review (Blog)

Methow River steelhead fishing to close Sunday
The Spokesman Review (blog)
FISHING — Dang, the catching was so good, the limit of disturbance to wild fish stocks has been reached, forcing the state to announce this afternoon that fishing for steelhead and whitefish in the Methow and Chewuch rivers will close on Sunday evening.
The Fishin' Magician: Steelhead season comes to an endColumbia Basin Herald

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National Park Service Program Promotes Paddling on Lake Erie, Cuyahoga … – Plain Dealer

National Park Service program promotes paddling on Lake Erie, Cuyahoga ...
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"Lake Erie is an affordable answer to Hilton Head and Cape Cod. We're the warmest of the Great Lakes and have so many recreational opportunities, from fishing and birding to paddling a canoe or kayak along the shoreline. These federal awards will help ...

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Barnegat Bay Storm Debris Removal –

Barnegat Bay storm debris removal
Crowder Gulf was contracted in by the New Jersey Department of Environmental Protection with one goal in mind: to get the bay cleaned out by summer. Crews are able to locate items in the water by using sonar. Once they spot an image that looks like ...

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Higgins Urges Congress to Protect Great Lakes Restoration, Buffalo River Funding – Niagara Frontier Publications

Higgins urges Congress to protect Great Lakes restoration, Buffalo River funding
Niagara Frontier Publications
Congressman Brian Higgins, NY-26, spoke on the House Floor Friday to urge his colleagues in Congress to repeal the sequester by highlighting the importance of continued Great Lakes Restoration Initiative funding for projects like the cleanup of the ...

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Petting Zoo, Ridiculous Fishing, and More – Gizmodo

Petting Zoo, Ridiculous Fishing, and More
Petting Zoo, Ridiculous Fishing, and More We have sort of an adorable theme going with this round of the best iPad apps of the week. It starts with a craft app, continues with an animated petting zoo, but it ends with a crazy fish hunting game. Say it ...

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Going Fishing Without the Pole – New York Times

New York Times
Going Fishing Without the Pole
New York Times
Should I promote a fish that is known to have a high mercury content? Shouldn't it be sardines or small fry? But, then, most fish have at least tiny amounts of mercury (not to mention PCBs and dioxins). Is it safe to eat seafood at all? Or perhaps the ...

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