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Great Lakes Fishing

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  • 6/1/2016 10:10:00 AM
    ~ Fishing guides from Anglers All, 715/682-5754, report the following: This report is about the Ashland side of Chequamegon Bay.  Fishing is holding up, all depending on the day and the weather, according to Carolyn Swartz, co-owner of Anglers All. “I’m guessing that we have mud lines again out in the bay,” she noted. ...
  • 6/1/2016 9:55:00 AM
    The Lake Michigan Outdoor Fishing Report has been updated with current fishing information for Green Bay and Lake Michigan. Please visit -http://dnr.wi.gov/topic/Fishing/lakemichigan/OutdoorReport.html to view this latest information.
  • 5/25/2016 8:50:00 AM
    ~ Fishing guides from Anglers All, 715/682-5754, report the following: This report is about the Ashland side of Chequamegon Bay.  Fishing has been very good, but it all depends on that ever-important wind direction. “The smallmouth bass are where they should be and they’re starting to make beds in the shallows,” said C...
  • 5/18/2016 1:00:00 PM
    Steve Suman Cold, wind, and rain dampened a few spirits last week, but the forecast promises a switch to warmer temperatures (in the 70s!) starting Wednesday and at least through this weekend. Perhaps the frosty nights are now behind us... “The weather did a complete turnaround from opening weekend,” says Pat at Happy Hooker, &ld...
  • 5/18/2016 12:50:00 PM
    The Root River Steelhead Facility webpage has been updated with the latest fishing information from the Root River. Fishing effort on the river has decreased this week do to higher water temperatures, decrease in water clarity and the fact that the spring steelhead spawning run is over. Our creel survey routes now shift to the lake ...
  • 5/18/2016 12:45:00 PM
    Clinics and Learning Opportunities for Wisconsin Department of Natural Resources. This information has recently been updated, and is now available. Planning for Free Fishing Weekend, June 4 - 5, 2016 is underway! Check out the clinics being hosted around the state by civic groups, fishing clubs and DNR staff. http://dnr.wi.gov/topic/fi...
  • 5/18/2016 12:45:00 PM
    Angler Education for Wisconsin Department of Natural Resources. This information has recently been updated, and is now available. http://dnr.wi.gov/topic/fishing/anglereducation/   The fishing season has opened and you have friends who have never bought a license or wet a line? Here's your chance to show them what they've been missing! Ta...
  • 5/13/2016 10:25:00 AM
    ~ Fishing guides from Anglers All, 715/682-5754, report the following: This report is about the Ashland side of Chequamegon Bay.  Fishing has been “very good in general,” according to Fresh Water Hall of Fame fishing guide Roger LaPenter, co-owner of Anglers All in Ashland. “Trolling has been just excellent!” he ...
  • 5/13/2016 10:25:00 AM
    Wisconsin Department of Natural Resources Outdoor Report summary for May12, 2016  Complete DNR Outdoor Report (Reports from conservation wardens, wildlife and fisheries staff and property managers from around the state) Unseasonably warm temperatures greet anglers on opening weekend of inland game fish season; rains reduce statewide fir...
  • 5/11/2016 12:35:00 PM
    The Lake Michigan Outdoor Fishing Report has been updated with current fishing information. Please visit - http://dnr.wi.gov/topic/Fishing/lakemichigan/OutdoorReport.html to view this latest information.
  • 5/11/2016 12:30:00 PM
    http://dnr.wi.gov/news/releases/article/?id=3956 STURGEON BAY -- The Wisconsin Department of Natural Resources is seeking public input as it develops a specific rule to better protect spawning whitefish in northern Lake Michigan and potentially modify commercial fishing zone whitefish allocation or zone structure to better reflect current whitefis...
  • 5/11/2016 12:30:00 PM
    The Root River Steelhead Facility webpage has been updated with the latest fishing information from the Root River. Fishing effort on the river has decreased this week do to higher water temperatures and the spring steelhead spawning run is over so this will be the last report until fall. Please visit the page for this updated informati...
  • 5/6/2016 10:05:00 AM
    The Lake Michigan Outdoor Fishing Report has been updated with current fishing information. Please visit - http://dnr.wi.gov/topic/Fishing/lakemichigan/OutdoorReport.html to view this latest information.
  • 5/6/2016 10:00:00 AM
    DNR 2016 plans call for stocking 2.3 million fish Chinook and coho salmon, brown and rainbow trout part of annual stocking plans MILWAUKEE - After stocking more than 2.6 million fish into the Wisconsin waters of Lake Michigan in 2015, the Department of Natural Resources is relying on recent harvest data and survey research to impl...
  • 5/3/2016 2:25:00 PM
    ~ Fishing guides from Anglers All, 715/682-5754, report the following: This report is about the Ashland side of Chequamegon Bay.  The area has received several inches of rain since Sunday accompanied by high winds. “There’s a lot of dirty water out in the bay right now from all of the wild wind and weather,” said Carol...
  • 4/26/2016 6:50:00 PM
    The Root River Steelhead Facility webpage has been updated with the latest weir information along with the latest fishing information from the Root River. The Facility is closed for the season. Please visit the page for this updated information. http://dnr.wi.gov/topic/fishing/lakemichigan/RootRiverReport.html
  • 4/26/2016 6:50:00 PM
    Complete DNR Outdoor Report (Reports from conservation wardens, wildlife and fisheries staff and property managers from around the state) Timely rain brings reprieve from high to very high fire danger; 14 Work*Play*Earth Day events this weekend  Timely rain this week has brought a reprieve, at least temporarily, to the high to...
  • 4/18/2016 7:30:00 PM
    The Lake Michigan Outdoor Fishing Report has been updated with current fishing information. Please visit - http://dnr.wi.gov/topic/Fishing/lakemichigan/OutdoorReport.html to view this latest information.
  • 4/13/2016 11:30:00 AM
    http://dnr.wi.gov/news/releases/article/?id=3927  MADISON - More than 4,300 people came out to participate in the 2016 Spring Fish and Wildlife Hearings and Wisconsin Conservation Congress county meetings that were held in every county statewide on Monday, April 11. The public hearings provide citizens with an opportunity to comment and indi...
  • 4/12/2016 10:30:00 AM
    The Root River Steelhead Facility webpage has been updated with the latest weir information along with the latest fishing information from the Root River. The Facility is closed for the season and stop logs on the dam will be removed once water levels drop. Please visit the page for this updated information. http://dnr.wi.gov/topic/fishing/lakem...
  • 4/7/2016 8:35:00 AM
    The Lake Michigan Outdoor Fishing Report has been updated and displays current fishing information. Please visit - http://dnr.wi.gov/topic/Fishing/lakemichigan/OutdoorReport.html to view this latest information.
  • 4/7/2016 8:30:00 AM
    http://dnr.wi.gov/news/releases/article/?id=3919    CLEVELAND, Wis. - Leaders from the Wisconsin Department of Natural Resources fisheries team will summarize data on salmon and trout harvest trends, outline stocking plans for 2016 and provide an update on the department's fish hatcheries and egg collection facilities at the April 9 mee...
  • 4/7/2016 8:30:00 AM
    The Root River Steelhead Facility webpage has been updated with the latest weir information along with the latest fishing information from the Root River. Please visit the page for this updated information. http://dnr.wi.gov/topic/fishing/lakemichigan/RootRiverReport.html
  • 4/5/2016 1:40:00 PM
    Madison – Wisconsin residents will be able to nominate and elect local representatives to the Wisconsin Conservation Congress (WCC) at the DNR Spring Hearings & Conservation Congress’ annual county meetings held on Monday, April 11, starting at 7 p.m. in each county of the state (Spring Hearing locations).<http://d...
  • 3/25/2016 8:45:00 AM
    ~ Fishing guides from Anglers All, 715/682-5754, report the following: This report is about the Ashland side of Chequamegon Bay. Ice conditions are changing very rapidly now. Going out onto the ice is NOT recommended. Anyone who plans to go out fishing should by all means bring an ice bar and check their way as they go. Flotation ...