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 By AZGFD    Fishing    October 1, 2018

Arizona Stocked Trout Fate

Ever wondered what happens to the thousands of trout that the Arizona Game and Fish Department stocks into streams all around the state every year? You’re not alone. We just completed a 4-year study...

 
 By AZGFD    Fishing    May 1, 2018

Payson Wildlife Fair - Set for Saturday, May 12

PAYSON, Ariz. – On Saturday, May 12, Green Valley Park comes alive with a multitude of wildlife and outdoor fun activities for the whole family at the 24th Annual Payson Wildlife Fair. Catch a...

 
 By WOT    Fishing    February 1, 2018

Excerpts From Lees Ferry Fishing Report

As a New Year begins, [it is interesting] to review where the Lees Ferry fishery has been in the past few years - and where it's headed. Fall 2013 Decline In the fall of 2013, there was a decline in...

 
 By AZGFD    Fishing    January 1, 2018

Cold-Water Fishing - A PDF Could Save Your Life; Just Wear It!

Wear a life jacket when fishing from a boat in cold water - it could save your life, plus here are some good catching tips to snag a keeper this fall/winter. Nearly one-third of Arizona's boaters say...

 
 By AZGFD    Fishing    March 1, 2017

AZGFD Fish Report Excerpts

Tip Of The Week Three years ago, the world record redear sunfish was taken out of Lake Havasu. Hector Brito caught a 5.80-pound redear sunfish on Sunday, Feb. 16, 2014. Redear sunfish have grown to...

 
 By AZGFD    Wildlife    February 1, 2017

AZGFD Offers 10 Ideas For 2017

As many of us reflect on 2016 and think about the changes we’d like to make in this new year, how about adding an outdoors resolution to the list? From the Arizona Game & Fish Department here are...

 
 By AZGFD    Fishing    January 1, 2017

AZGFD Fish Report (Dec.) Excerpts

Tip Of The Week Bartlett Lake in the Tonto National Forest can be a great place for winter crappie and bass. Some of the best crappie fishing can be done in the cold of the morning - then anglers can...

 
 By AZGFD    Fishing    December 1, 2016

Excerpts From Mid-November AZGFD Report

Tip Of The Week All active duty members of the U.S. Armed Forces stationed in Arizona, along with their spouses, may purchase resident hunting and fishing licenses. The Reel Deal Grab a license...

 
 By AZGFD    Fishing    December 1, 2016
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Electrofishing Reveals Tiger Trout Behavior, Fishing Secret

Caught a tiger trout, yet? Try fishing the shorelines at Woods Canyon Lake. Some of our biologists were on the water at Woods Canyon, located on the Mogollon Rim, electrofishing from 7 p.m. to 4 a.m....

 
 By AZGFD    Fishing    May 1, 2016

Excerpts From AZGFD Fishing Report

Tip Of The Week From the fishing log: Around this time last year, and in similar water temperatures, the smallmouth bass bite was hot on the Parker Strip section of the Colorado River. Anglers had...

 
 By AZGFD    Fishing    April 1, 2016

Excerpts From AZGFD Fishing Report

Tip Of The Week At Lake Havasu, a.k.a. Arizona's West Coast, anglers can have banner days on the bedding smallmouth bass. Crappie and largemouth bass will follow with their egg protecting endeavors. (...

 
 By WDFW    Fishing    April 1, 2016

Hundreds OfLlowland Lakes Open April 23 With New Opportunities To Pull In Prize Fish

OLYMPIA–Trout fishing in Washington reaches full speed April 23, when several hundred lowland lakes – stocked with millions of fish – open for a six-month season. That date also marks the start...

 
 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...

 
 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...

 
 By AZGFD    Fishing    February 1, 2016

AZGFD Offers Fish Tips, 'New News'

Tip Alamo Lake can be a crappie hot spot this time of the year. Heavy rains might delay the great winter crappie bite, but it bodes well for the lake's productivity. Catfishing can still be...

 
 By AZGFD    Fishing    December 1, 2015

Welcome, Winter Temps And The Trout!

Tip Of The Week Silver Creek near Show Low is a spring creek that comes out of the ground at a constant temperature and does not freeze in the winter. Catch-and-release fishing for big rainbow trout...

 
 By AZGFD    Fishing    November 1, 2015

Come Welcome Back The Trout To The Colorado River

BULLHEAD CITY, Ariz. –– Game and Fish and Mohave County are planning a "Welcome Back the Trout" day on Nov. 21 to commemorate the return of this popular sport fish. The event will take place from...

 
 By AZGFD    Fishing    November 1, 2015

Arizona Community Fishing Bulletin

Cooler temperatures have finally come back, which means it's time to switch to trout stocking. The week of Nov. 2 included our final catfish stockings for the season. We will resume stocking catfish n...

 
 By WDFW    Fishing    November 1, 2015

Fish Black Friday For Big Rainbow Trout

OLYMPIA – The Washington Department of Fish and Wildlife (WDFW) is offering anglers opportunities for tight lines rather than long lines on the day after Thanksgiving. The “holiday specials” inc...

 
 By WDFW    Fishing    October 1, 2015

More Than 125,000 Trout Destined For Area Lakes, Autumn Anglers' Tables

OLYMPIA – With some 125,000 trout scheduled for stocking in western Washington lakes, area anglers should have an excellent chance at phenomenal fishing this fall and through the holiday season....

 
 By AZGFD    Fishing    September 1, 2015

AZGFD Mid-August Report

Tip Of The Week Two "old reliable" summer high-country lakes are Kinnickinick and Ashurst lakes near Flagstaff. Kinnickinick Lake is spring-fed, but it is best fished from float tube, canoe or kayak...

 
 By AZGFD    Fishing    September 1, 2015

Arizona - First Catfish Stocking Of The Autumn Coming Sept. 21-26

We know the weather has been hot, but it's time to make fishing hot again in the Community waters. Our first catfish of the season will be coming the third week of September. Get the fishing poles...

 
 By AZGFD    Fishing    August 1, 2015

Excerpts From AZGFD Report

A Summer Favorite One summer favorite for high country anglers is Bear Canyon Lake in the Mogollon Rim. This deep canyon lake has decent shoreline access, but don't expect to fish the bottom with...

 
 By WDFW    Fishing    August 1, 2015

WFDW Schedules Meetings On Proposed Freshwater Gamefish Rules

OLYMPIA – State fishery managers are seeking public comments on proposed sportfishing rules for the freshwater areas of Puget Sound and the Washington coast. As part of that effort, the Washington...

 
 By AZGFD    Fishing    July 1, 2015

AZGFD Fishing Tip Of The Week

Largemouth bass fishing is a great bet at Bartlett Lake, and the dropshot technique using plastic worms is usually the most reliable method of catching these fish. Before heading out, see a video...

 

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