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Lake Erie fishing quotas down for yellow perch but up for walleye

Yellow perch fishing quotas off Essex County and walleye quotas in general for Lake Erie are going up.

The catch limits released Thursday by the binational Lake Erie Committee has yellow perch quotas in general going down in the lake, but not in Essex County. 405 more words

Local News

1-30-16 - The Future Of Fishing

Anyone that enjoys the outdoors knows the importance of lending a helping hand to expose people to the world around them. Both of us, along with several of our buddies, had the opportunity to assist Vermont Fish & Wildlife at their “Free Ice Fishing Day” kids clinic that was held at Lake Elmore. 247 more words


Pocomoke Slam?

I guess you could plug in any three species on any body of water and invent your own grand slam. Here on the Pocomoke River, it’s a rare day when we don’t boat a slam of some sort. 67 more words

Fishing Reports

Detroit Lakes Ice Fishing Report (January 8, 2016)

Temperatures dropped fast Friday with the warmest part of the day being before the sun up as we got on the lake. We found a few smaller fish near the bottom in 30-35 FOW. 109 more words


Big Pine Lake Fishing Report (January 1, 2016)

What a beautiful morning to be on the lake! Unfortunately, the fishing wasn’t as good as the weather. After drilling 30 or so holes up and down a breakline from 12-30 FOW, we only found a couple of perch. 144 more words


Detroit River project, helping hunters, and yellow perch: this week in environmental news

Huge fishing pier, outdoor center set for Detroit River (Detroit Free Press): The Detroit River International Wildlife Refuge will see many changes, including a $2.85-million structure stretching 775 feet across the Detroit River, with a fishing pier to accommodate 100 people and a floating dock for the Michigan Sea Grant educational program boat. 331 more words

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The yellow perch (Perca flavescens) is a bright yellow fish with dark, vertical bars on its sides. It lives year-round in the lake and rivers. The yellow perch has an elongated, golden or greenish-yellow body with five to eight dark, vertical bands on its sides. 174 more words