Hooked on Fishing Saturday, June 18 • 9 a.m. – NoonRush Creek, 20501 McGuire Rd., Harvard Sunday, June 19 • 9 a.m. – NoonThe Hollows – Lake Atwood, 3804 U.S. Highway 14, Cary Bring the whole family for demonstrations, prizes and more! … Continue reading
OCONOMOWOC, Wis. – The Department of Natural Resources will re-open the Okauchee Lake public access site beginning Saturday, Oct. 3, 2015. The public access site is located in the Village of Oconomowoc and was closed this summer for construction. Work … Continue reading
By Central Office September 8, 2015 MADISON – For people who prefer texting instead of calling, the Department of Natural Resources has made it easy to pass on valuable tips of suspected violations in the public’s effort to protect Wisconsin’s … Continue reading
NEW ONLINE TOOL TO REPORT ROUND GOBIES Beginning today, anglers have a new, mobile-friendly way to report findings of unwanted gobies in the lower Fox River above the Rapide Croche Dam and in Lake Winnebago in northeast Wisconsin. Round gobies … Continue reading
Yesterday, June 11 2015 The Illinois Department of Natural Resources, in a joint effort with the Friends of the Chicago River, announced the release of 30,000 channel catfish into both the Chicago and Little Calumet Rivers. 10,000 catfish were … Continue reading
Fish anywhere in Wisconsin without a license or trout stamp on Free Fishing Weekend. This includes all inland waters and Wisconsin’s side of the Great Lakes and Mississippi River. All other fishing rules apply, such as limits on the number and size of fish you can keep and any open or closed seasons where you must release certain fish species. So, pack up the family or call your friends and head to the water for fishing fun!
There are several Ice fishing derbies taking place this weekend also, check out our calendar for details.
Spring Turkey Applications: Hunters may now apply for the second lottery for 2015 Illinois Spring Wild Turkey Season permits online. Go to the IDNR website for more information at this link: www.dnr.illinois.gov/hunting/turkey. The application deadline for the second lottery for 2014 … Continue reading