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Luke Bryan Releases Bill Dance Tribute Music Video on Angler’s 81st Birthday

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Luke Bryan gives Bill Dance one heck of an 81st birthday present. It is safe to say Bill Dance is in the conversation for the greatest bass anglers ever. Perhaps one of the best fishermen period regardless of style. The man dominated the professional bass fishing world from 1967-1980 before retiring early at just 39 […]

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Woman Calls the Cops On an Angler for Trespassing, But He’s Actually Well Within His Rights

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When this lady called the cops on a guy just trying to fish, she probably didn’t expect this from the responding officer. As this fisherman says in his video, he’s had a few unpleasant encounters with this woman before. Like clockwork, he turns on his GoPro and she starts yelling about him trespassing. She’s so angry […]

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Scary Stuff

It is October.  The end of the month is Halloween.  Folks like to celebrate all things spooky and scary for Halloween.  Isn’t that strange?  Why do we like a good fright now and then? Oh, it is the adrenaline rush, no doubt about it.  It makes us feel alive.  The unknown also heightens our senses, …

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Florida to Re-Open Goliath Grouper Harvests After 30-Year Closure

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Goliath Grouper Harvest

Florida may start allowing goliath grouper harvests again as early as 2023. The Florida Fish and Wildlife Commission has taken the first steps towards the state allowing the first goliath grouper harvests since 1990, ending a nearly 30-year ban on the take of the species. The fish received state and federal protections nearly three decades […]

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Poor Fishing Etiquette Leads to Frustrating Situation While the Bite is On

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Here’s a tough situation to deal with. Do you think it’s poor fishing etiquette? Have a look and reflect on this example of poor sportsmanship…although, if you’ve fished for any length of time, you may have had a similar experience. There are some rules on good etiquette that most anglers know; while in many cases they […]

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The Top Fly Fishing Guides and Outfitter Services for Females

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Female Fly Fishing Guides

Sometimes it’s just easier to learn from another lady. Here are some great fly fishing guides for women. If you’re a female angler looking to learn the fly fishing ropes but don’t want the intimidation factor of working with a male outfitter, check out these female guide services who’ve mastered the sport of fly fishing […]

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Fall Trout Stocking, 2021

Many of you have already seen the news release, but let me start with that: Rainbow trout stockings scheduled this fall LINCOLN, Neb. – Rainbow trout are being stocked in city ponds and state park and recreation area lakes across the state by the Nebraska Game and Parks Commission. These stockings will enhance fishing opportunities …

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Update, Wagon Train

Going to highlight another project in my blog today.  Aquatic Habitat maintenance work is coming at Wagon Train Reservoir south of Lincoln: Aquatic habitat and sediment maintenance project to begin at Wagon Train Reservoir LINCOLN, Neb. – The Nebraska Game and Parks Commission will lower the water level at Wagon Train Reservoir 8 feet in …

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