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Articles from the March 1, 2016 edition

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 By WOT    Events   
International Sportsmen Exposition

ISE Hosts The Valley's Only Boat Show

The 16th annual International Sportsmen Exposition & Arizona Boat Show has moved across town to WestWorld of Scottsdale. And more than doubled its size! Now there are two full buildings - one for... Full story

 By Don McDowell    Fishing    March 1, 2016

Making Bass Fishing Great Again

Bill Luke Bass Days is "Making Bass Fishing Great Again!" The 18th annual event at Pleasant Harbor RV Resort and Marina is handing out over $50,000 in cash prizes over the course of the three-days... Full story

 By WOT    Events   
Bill Luke Bass Days

On The Cover

The warming spring weather brings out "the best in show". Make that plural: shows! The first of the Arizona favorites is the 16th annual International Sportsmen Exposition & Arizona Boat Show,... Full story


Here's Some Great Gear For The Outdoors

The SHOT Show (Shooting, Hunting, and Outdoor Trades) was held in Las Vegas this past January. As always, the show was enormous and it took several days to get around to seeing everything. Even after... Full story


The Well-Dressed Shooter

There are a few absolute essentials that every shooter, no matter what his sport, must wear. No range will let you shoot without "eyes and ears" - eye protection and hearing protection. That being sai... Full story

 By AZBW    Boating    March 1, 2016
Lake Havasu Boat Show

Arizona And Nevada's Largest Boat Show Is On The Calendar: April 8-10 At Lake Havasu

The count-down to the 25th Annual Lake Havasu Boat Show, presented by Frontier Communications and Mohave State Bank, has begun. This year, the Lake Havasu Boat Show opens on Friday, April 8 and runs... Full story

 By Boat US    Boating    March 1, 2016

In 2016, BoatUS Celebrates Its 50th Anniversary

In 1966, boaters could buy a new mid-sized cruiser for about $7,000, outboard engines had just surpassed 100 horsepower, and recreational boating was growing on a large scale across America. It was al... Full story

 By AZGFD    Events   

Get Ready For The Largest Hands-On Outdoor Expo In Arizona

The Arizona Game and Fish Department Outdoor Expo is all set for Saturday, April 2 and Sunday, April 3, at the Ben Avery Shooting Facility in Phoenix. Admission and parking are free! From Wildlife To... Full story

 By AZGFD    Fishing    March 1, 2016

AZGFD Fishing Report Excerpts

The Reel Deel Bass Action Look for the bass action to get even better at some our pristine lakes in the desert. Apache, Canyon and Saguaro all have been stocked with rainbow trout throughout the winte... Full story

 By Don McDowell    Fishing    March 1, 2016

Sick Of El Niño? NASA Says, 'You Ain't Seen Nothing Yet'

As we began 2016, heavy rains were predicted for San Diego and Arizona. Anticipation of rising water sheds appear to be in our future for Arizona lakes especially on the Salt River lakes chain.... Full story

 By AZBW    Events   
Renaissance Festival Arizona

From Jousting To Mermaids

Revel in the atmosphere of 16th century Europe! Explore our 30-acre festival village filled with 13 stages of nonstop entertainment: performances of music, dance, comedy, falconry and acrobatics. Chee... Full story

 By John Campbell    Fishing    March 1, 2016

San Diego Yellowtail Time

YELLOWTAIL TIME – The eighth annual Yellowtail Derby is set for Saturday, April 30 through Sunday, June 5. This premier fishing event out of San Diego offers a total of $30,000 in cash and prizes... Full story

 By Douglas Burt    Hunting    March 1, 2016

Winter HAHWG Meeting A Partnered Success

Thank you! What a fantastic gathering and discussion we had on Jan. 30. We had 50 people in attendance of whom 15 were first-time attendees — our highest turnout yet! The cross section of representation was equally as impressive with 21 unique... Full story

 By AZBW    Boating    March 1, 2016
Bartlett Lake Store, Restaurant, Marina, Boat Club

'But Wait; There's More'

Most Arizonans, as well as many from outside the state, are familiar with beautiful Bartlett Lake. They have enjoyed the well-run marina, the availability of both dry and wet slips, the amenities for... Full story

 By AZBW    Boating    March 1, 2016

Need A Light?

Offshore anglers, commercial fishermen and workboat operators can rely on new Hella Marine Sea Hawk-R floodlights to shine on in the harshest conditions. Their compact design and bright, dependable... Full story

 By AZBW    RVing    March 1, 2016

Coconino County Parks & Recreation Accepting Ramada Reservations

WHAT: Coconino Parks and Recreation has begun accepting ramada reservations for its 11 ramadas at four county parks. The ramadas are popular venues for people to host parties, reunions, and... Full story

 By AZBW    RVing    March 1, 2016

'Civil War In The Southwest' Re-Enacted At Picacho Peak

Join us for the annual historic re-enactment of an Arizona Civil War skirmish, Battle of Picacho Pass, and the New Mexico battles of Glorieta and Val Verde at "Civil War in the Southwest" at Picacho P... Full story

 By ASP    RVing    March 1, 2016

March Activities Abound At Oracle State Park

March activities at Oracle State Park Center for Environmental Education opened with a special-event Star Party featuring live music, kids activities, and night sky star viewing on Saturday, March 5.... Full story

 By AZBW    Wildlife    March 1, 2016

Volunteer Opportunities - The Helpers Need Your Help

One of the best of Arizona's no-kill shelters is in Tempe, Ariz.: Lost Our Home Pet Rescue. They need and welcome volunteers - for whom thorough training is provided - to help provide not only... Full story


Wake Zone - Opinion

Every year the State of Arizona convenes the legislature in January and all kinds of bills pop up. Some are ludicrous (just ask Representative Townsend) and some are a response to critical problems.... Full story

 By AZGFD    Wildlife    March 1, 2016

Heritage Fund Program Makes A Wildlife Difference

For more than 20 years, the Heritage Fund has made a difference not just to wildlife conservation efforts, but also to the state's economy, public access, environmental education and outdoor... Full story

 By GCNP    Wildlife    March 1, 2016

National Park Service Seeks Public Input for Bison Herd Reduction Environmental Assessment for Grand Canyon National Park

Grand Canyon, Ariz. – The National Park Service (NPS) has announced a 30-day public comment period seeking input on changes to the scope of the Bison Management Plan at Grand Canyon National Park.... Full story

 By WDFW    Wildlife    March 1, 2016

WDFW Begins Status Reviews, Seeks Information On 9 Wildlife Species

OLYMPIA – The Washington Department of Fish and Wildlife (WDFW) is seeking updated information about nine wildlife species as part of a review of native wildlife populations listed by the state as... Full story

 By WDFW    Wildlife    March 1, 2016

WDFW Works With Forest Landowners To Help Recover Fishers In Washington

OLYMPIA – The Washington Department of Fish and Wildlife (WDFW) and forest landowners are preparing to move forward on a joint strategy to help protect the fisher, a member of the weasel family... Full story

 By WDFW    Fishing    March 1, 2016

Daily Spring Chinook Salmon Limit To Increase On The Kalama River

Action: Kalama River anglers may keep up to 2 hatchery adult spring chinook beginning Saturday, March 10. Effective date: March 10, 2016 until further notice. Species affected: Chinook salmon.... Full story


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