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10 Biggest Fish Caught in Michigan [PICS]

National Geographic

Sometimes, size does matter, especially when it comes to fishing. The waters in Michigan have produced some monster fish, as the 10 biggest fish on record show. Just one look at this list of the largest fish on record and you’ll understand why anglers come from near and far to experience the best Michigan fishing has

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Idaho Eyeing Nonresident Hunting Tag Caps, Higher Fees


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This is bad news for those who travel to Idaho to hunt, but good news for residents. Idaho has become quite the hotspot for hunters in recent years, drawing many out-of-staters looking for a western hunting experience. In fact, it’s become so popular (elk hunting in particular), officials say many state residents have filed overcrowding

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Hunting and Fishing to Expand to 77 National Wildlife Refuges


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The expansion will offer more than 1.4 million additional acres to sportsmen. Earlier this week, the Trump administration’s efforts to increase recreational access to public lands continued, as the Interior Department announced the U.S. Fish and Wildlife Service would be expanding hunting and fishing into 77 different wildlife refuges across 37 states. The total area

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Remember When a Bullhead Fell From the Sky Into a Florida Couple’s Pool?

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It’s raining fish! File this under “things you don’t hear every day.” A couple in Winter Haven, Florida, got a huge surprise when a bullhead fell from the sky and ended up in their swimming pool. Hear more about this bizarre story and how authorities think the fish ended up there in the following clip.

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5 Ways to Actually Make a Difference in Conservation This Hunting Season


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Does hunting help conservation efforts? It does if you dedicate yourself to doing these things this season.  We hear all the time about how hunting is more than an American tradition. It helps aid in wildlife management and wildlife conservation. But have you ever stopped to think about what exactly those things mean? If you

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This Youngster Dominates a Huge Redfish in a Battle He’ll Remember Forever


This kid catches a redfish bigger than expected, and his reaction is priceless. Sometimes, you see a young kid catching a fish (bigger than most of the ones you’ve caught), and it just makes you feel good. Everything about kids fishing is awesome! Here’s hoping more and more youngsters are able to appreciate and utilize

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Michigan Man Busted With More Than 1,400 Illegal Panfish

Michigan Department of Natural Resources
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The daily limit for panfish on Gladwin County’s Lake Lancer is 25 fish. A fisherman exceeded his daily limit by a long shot last week, when wildlife officials busted him with more than 1,400 panfish. The Michigan Department of Natural Resources received several calls from fellow fishermen reporting a 67-year-old man who was clearly exceeding

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Third Dead Bull Elk Found in Montana This Week, Poaching Suspected

Facebook: Musselshell County Sheriff’s Office
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For reasons unknown, someone is poaching elk in Musselshell County. In the midst of an ongoing investigation regarding two poached bull elk in Musselshell County, Montana, local officials got a tip of an additional bull, bringing the total to three. Similar to the first two bulls, the third was also shot and left to rot,

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