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  • IT’S “KICKOFF TIME” for STATE-FISH ART®

    DATE:December 14th, 2018
    IT'S "KICKOFF TIME" for STATE-FISH ART® Wonders of Wildlife, “America's Best New Attraction” and “America’s Best Aquarium,” to Host Missouri Contest WHITE BEAR LAKE, Minn. - The season is now open for the 21st annual State-Fish Art Contest, sponsored by Bass Pro Shops.  Wildlife Forever's State-Fish Art is excited to welcome the Wonders of Wildlife National Museum & Aquarium as the host of the Missouri state competition!  All entries in Missouri are be sent to the following address: Wonders...
  •  GreenHead Strategies becomes Wildlife Forever new Corporate Partner

    DATE:December 5th, 2018
     GreenHead Strategies becomes Wildlife Forever new Corporate Partner For Immediate Release: Contact: Pat Conzemius: PConzemius@WildlifeForever.org White Bear Lake, MN – Wildlife Forever is proud to announce the partnership with GreenHead Strategies from Minnetonka, Minnesota as its latest Corporate Partner. “I think it is important to support Wildlife Forever and organizations out there on the front lines working to make a difference. Their approach to fish and wildlife conservation...
  • Statement: National Wildlife Federation Supports Updated Plan to Stop Asian Carp

    DATE:November 23rd, 2018
    NPAA Statement: National Wildlife Federation Supports Updated Plan to Stop Asian Carp   (November 20, 2018 – Ann Arbor, MI) -- Today, the U.S. Army Corps of Engineers released its final draft plan to keep Asian carp out of the Great Lakes. The draft chief’s report of the Brandon Road Lock and Dam includes both structural and nonstructural measures including an engineered lock fitted with an electric barrier, a bubble barrier, an acoustic barrier, and a flushing lock to stop aquatic invasive...
  • 2018 Future Fisherman Foundation On-line Auction Offers a Chance to Fish with Two Legends!

    DATE:November 21st, 2018
    NPAA 2018 Future Fisherman Foundation On-line Auction Offers a Chance to Fish with Two Legends! Ponca City, Okla., (11/20/18) The Future Fisherman Foundation (a 501 (c) 3 Foundation) will offer the Chance to fish with two of the greatest legends of freshwater fishing this year. Interested in a Bass Fishing Trip? There will be no greater “Dream Trip” then fishing with the Legendary Hank Parker! If your schedule is flexible and you can work around Hanks busy TV and personal appearance schedule...
  • 2019 Women Ice Angler Project Focus on Empowerment and Facing Fears on the Big Gitchi-Gami—Lake Superior’s Chequamegon Bay

    DATE:November 9th, 2018
      2019 Women Ice Angler Project Focus on Empowerment and Facing Fears on the Big Gitchi-Gami—Lake Superior’s Chequamegon Bay (Bayfield, Wisc.) Nov. 8, 2018 — The media event launched by Barb Carey five years ago, the Women Ice Angler Project (WIAP), shines the spotlight on women ice anglers throughout the ice belt. During several days on the ice, WIAP offers the sportfishing industry and WIAP sponsors media coverage highlighting strong female ice anglers. In 2019, from January 23-27,...
  • Keep Florida Fishing Applauds Congressional Passage of America’s Water Infrastructure Act

    DATE:October 16th, 2018
    Keep Florida Fishing Applauds Congressional Passage of America’s Water Infrastructure Act Important Everglades Restoration Legislation Moves to the President’s Desk Alexandria, VA – October 10, 2018 - Keep Florida Fishing®, (KFF) an advocacy arm of the American Sportfishing Association, today praised the U.S. Senate and U.S. House of Representatives for passage of the America’s Water Infrastructure Act of 2018 (S. 3021). The Act, which incorporates the biennial Water Resources Development...
  • Learn 2 Fish With Us Educates Pulaski Cub Scouts To Fishing

    DATE:October 16th, 2018
    Learn 2 Fish With Us Educates Pulaski Cub Scouts To Fishing On Monday, October 8th, Learn 2 Fish With Us and the National Professional Anglers Association traveled to Pulaski, Wisconsin, where Captain Greg #138 and Karen Karch #121  presented their Fishing Basics seminar to Cub Scouts.  Besides Cub Scouts, sibling also attended, which brought the youth count for this event to just over ninety.  That was an awesome turnout!!   During the Fishing Basics seminar,  Captain Greg covered safety...
  • Fighting Back Against Great Lakes Invasive Species

    DATE:September 19th, 2018
    Fighting Back Against Great Lakes Invasive Species White Bear Lake, MN – Wildlife Forever has taken another innovative step towards fighting the spread of aquatic invasive species in the Great Lakes by donating a solarized watercraft cleaning station to the City of Duluth. Located within the St. Louis River estuary, the access at Munger Landing was recently outfitted with a CD3 Watercraft Cleaning Station to empower boaters to self-inspect and Clean Drain and Dry boats, trailers and equipment....
  • Mille Lacs Smallmouth Alliance Team Big Bass Challenge

    DATE:August 21st, 2018
    Without a doubt the month of October, is when a large number of the biggest smallmouth get caught on Mille Lacs, so what better way to showcase the amazing Mille Lacs smallmouth fishery, than to have the inaugural Mille Lacs Smallmouth Alliance (MLSA), Free the Fighter Team Big Bass Challenge, presented by In Tune Marine/Vexus Boats. The event will be held on Saturday, October 6th and will follow the success and popularity of the Classic Bass Champions Tour, where following a smallmouth being...
  • Cabela’s School of Fish has record-breaking year!

    DATE:August 16th, 2018
    NPAA Cabela’s School of Fish has record-breaking year! Cabela’s School of Fish, recognized by many as the leaders in kids fishing education, recently completed their 6th-year of hosting fishing classes for kids, their parents, and other adults, and did so in record-breaking fashion!  School of Fish taught 30 open-water Schools in 2018 graduating 707 “water-ready” kids and had 287 adults attend as well!  The 30 classes and 707 kids are records for the organization. “This is the first...