Fishing Season and Connecting Kids to Nature – Bass Pro Shops

Bass Pro Shops welcomes return of fishing season by asking anglers to trade in gear and help connect kids to nature 2018 Spring Fishing Classic begins February 16 bringing deals on the latest gear, events, activities and special giveaways for all levels of anglers SPRINGFIELD, Mo.  — Bass Pro Shops is celebrating the return of fishing season and inviting …

Wonders of Wildlife National Museum and Aquarium voted “America’s Number One Best New Attraction”

I'm always looking for great ways to get those who hunt and those who don't out and about to view wildlife. That's why it's great news to hear that Bass Pro Shops' Wonders of Wildlife Museum has been voted as the best new attraction in America. Add this to your Present's Day, spring break or …

Counting Fish for Conservation – Colorado

For many of us catching a fish means recreation, conservation, and catch and release. For others, it means counting on landing one to fry up for dinner. My, oh my, how I love a fresh brookie at my high mountain camp. When you purchase a license to fish or hunt do you ever wondered where …

San Juan River at Navajo Lake State Park – Temporary closures of day-use areas

If you've never fished the San Juan River south of Navajo Lake, you should definitely put it on your bucket list. The New Mexico Department of Game and fish has put a huge focus on the river and it is one of the best in the area. If you're planning to come to this direction …

Record Fish Caught in Dillon, Colorado Reservoir

I grew up fishing in Colorado. We lived in a small house just across the road from the San Juan River. I learned to hook trout, and maybe a suckerfish or two, on my little Snoopy fishing pole. Since then I've had the joy of fishing in a variety of waters, but there is plenty …

NEW RULES for Aquatic Invasive Species Control – New Mexico

While I often volunteer for Colorado Parks and Wildlife(CPW), I used to work for them at Navajo Lake, which extends into New Mexico. In fact, the majority of this lake is in New Mexico. I educated boaters about aquatic nuisance species, also known as ANS or AIS (aquatic invasive species). At the time our southern …

Free Fishing Day – New Mexico

Free fishing Saturday, June 3. SANTA FE – Anglers can fish for free in New Mexico on Saturday, June 3, as the state celebrates National Boating and Fishing Week. “This is a great time to take kids fishing and teach them a sport that will provide a lifetime of enjoyment,” said Eric Frey, sportfish program …

Keep All the Fish You Catch at Southern Colorado Reservoir

Anglers can keep all the fish they catch at Southern Colorado reservoir MONTE VISTA, Colo. – Colorado Parks and Wildlife has authorized an emergency fish salvage at Trujillo Meadows Reservoir located west of Antonito in Conejos County starting Saturday (May 27). The salvage order removes all size, possession and bag limits for all species of …