Posts With Keyword ‘Fishing’

Plenty of Places to Fish in Washington County

Posted: Tuesday, June 11th, 2013 at 6:21 am

While you may have to leave the county to find a large lake, there are plenty of smaller bodies of water for angling.

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Rules Vary for Fishing on Private Lakes

Posted: Tuesday, May 28th, 2013 at 6:22 am

As the fishing improves with the weather, now’s the time to get your license.

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Combined Hunting Fishing License Now Available

Posted: Saturday, January 5th, 2013 at 6:23 am

A special license is now available for those who enjoy both hunting and fishing.

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Jumping Asian Carp in Southern Waterways

Posted: Thursday, March 22nd, 2012 at 6:23 am

Officials in the Iowa Great Lakes Area are considering installing an electric fence to keep out Asian Carp, which made their way up the Missouri River during last year’s flooding. Asian Carp are a fish that are famous for jumping out of the water, and can injure boaters and skiers. But it’s not just a problem for the Iowa Great Lakes. Chad Dolan, Fisheries Biologist at Lake Darling State Park, says there is carp our in our area waterways too, especially in the southern portion of Southeast Iowa.

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Hunting and Fishing Licenses Available

Posted: Thursday, December 29th, 2011 at 6:23 am

Hunting and Fishing Licenses from the DNR are now on sale for 2012. Only resident licenses are available now, non-resident licenses will be available January first.

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More Iowans are Fishing

Posted: Saturday, April 24th, 2010 at 7:21 am

press play to hear from Iowa DNR Director Richard Leopold

A growing number of Iowans are casting away their free time at fishing hotspots.

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