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Apr
3

Plenty Of Walleyes, Perch For Erie Anglers This Year

There are still a large number of those 2003 walleyes to be caught and, my, how they’ve grown. Most of those 11-year-old fish have reached the Fish Ohio size, 28 inches or better.

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Mar
18

Cold Weather Alters Trout Stocking Program

The Ohio Division of Wildlife has been forced by cold weather and ice on lakes and ponds to alter its plans to stock rainbow trout at area locations.

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Mar
4

Dayton Boat And Sportsman Show Opens Friday

Saying his new show will provide “a little bit of everything for all ages,” Cincinnati promoter Hague Atkinson brings an array of boats, RVs, ATVs and sports equipment to the Dayton area with the coming weekend’s Dayton Boat, Sportsman and Fishing Show.

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Mar
2

Coast Guard Seeking Auxiliary Members

Volunteer branch of the U.S. Coast Guard seeks area boating enthusiasts to help promote safe boating in southwest Ohio.

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Feb
11

Ohio Deer Kill Down; New Regs Proposed

Ohio’s wildlife officials not concerned with the lower number of deer killed during the recently completed 2013-14 deer hunting season, but new proposed regulations would bring considerable change to future seasons.

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Feb
4

Survey Will Help Shape Future Waterfowl Seasons

Ohio waterfowl hunters, here’s your chance to tell the Ohio Division of Wildlife what you like or dislike about hunting in Ohio. The Division is conducting a survey online that will impact future waterfowl hunting seasons in the Buckeye State.

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Jan
29

Bird Groups Threaten To Sue Over Camp Perry Turbine

The area around Port Clinton on the Lake Erie coast is one of the most important stopover places in the country for birds migrating to and from Canada. It addition, there are about 60 bald eagle nests along that coastline. And that’s where the Ohio National Guard wants to construct a wind turbine on the grounds of Camp Perry.

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Jan
16

Ice Fishing Underway At Erie And Northern Ohio Lakes

Lake Erie doesn’t always get enough ice to support ice fishing, but this year there has been lots of nice ice. Northern lakes such as Grand Lake St. Marys, Indian and Loramie among others have also had good ice fishing this year.

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Jan
10

Morris: Unique Show In Trenton; Dayton Down To One Show

Here’s your annual list of outdoors/boat shows for January-March, all within driving distance from the Miami Valley. Note that Dayton is once again down to one show, the new boat show scheduled for Feb. 21-23. When the calendar turns over each year, fishermen, hunters, boaters and other outdoors folks begin planning for a new year [...]

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Jan
3

Ohio Hunters Donate More Than A Thousand Deer….

Apparently feeding hungry humans isn’t important to some animal-rights groups, but donations by Ohio hunters have accounted for 234,000 meals during the current deer hunting season.

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