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  • Get ready for National Hunting and Fishing Day

    DATE:September 15th, 2017
    Be a Mentor - Take Someone Fishing National Hunting and Fishing (NHF) Day is always a great occasion. Outdoor stores have sales, clubs host tournaments, and there are special events from coast to coast. But for 2017, we are looking towards the future of our sport. This year, Richard Childress, NASCAR legend and honorary chief for NHF Day, is asking anglers to participate in the new NHF Day Challenge by taking someone fishing. By pledging to introduce someone to the outdoors between...
  • Solar Powered Watercraft Cleaning Station Debuted in Minnesota

    DATE:August 24th, 2017
      Solar Powered Watercraft Cleaning Station Debuted in Minnesota For Immediate Release: Contact: PConzemius@WildlifeForever.org White Bear Lake, MN - Wildlife Forever and CD3 General Benefit Corporation unveils its latest tools in the battle against invasive species, a solar powered Watercraft Cleaning Station. The new Clean Drain Dry Dispose (CD3) Watercraft Cleaning Station welcomes boaters, offering free use of tools to help prevent the spread of aquatic invasive species...
  • Oshkosh Boys & Girls Club Enjoy A Day Of Fishing

    DATE:August 23rd, 2017
    Oshkosh Boys & Girls Club Enjoy A Day Of Fishing The Badger Sportsman Magazine and Learn 2 Fish With Us hosted a day of fishing  and education for the Oshkosh Boys & Girls Club.  The event was held on August 15th  at Menominee Park in Oshkosh, Wisconsin.  The day started out with the youth being split into two groups.  One group stayed behind and was taught about all the skills and equipment needed to go fishing by Learn 2 Fish With Us Angler Educator and NPAA member #138, Greg Karch. ...
  • Zebco and the Future Fisherman Foundation offer “Tackle for Educators” Program

    DATE:August 22nd, 2017
        Zebco and the Future Fisherman Foundation offer “Tackle for Educators” Program In an effort to help spur the Fishing Industries R3 movement of retention, reactivation and recruitment of anglers, Zebco, and the Future Fisherman Foundation are on a mission to make access to fishing equipment simpler and easier for educators and community groups across the country with the re-introduction of the F3 Tackle for Educators program. Under the new agreement...
  • Learn 2 Fish With us Teaches Casting to Youth Attending Get Up And Go Day

    DATE:August 21st, 2017
    Learn 2 Fish With us Teaches Casting to Youth Attending Get Up And Go Day Learn 2 Fish With Us and NPAA members Karen Karch #121 and Greg Karch #138 attended Get Up And Go Day which was held on Saturday, August 5th.   Get Up And Go Day was held at the Timber Rattler Stadium in Appleton, Wisconsin.  This event was created so kids could get involved in activities that are held outside. Learn 2 Fish With Us had a fishing educational booth where kids could learn about fishing from fish identification,...
  • Clean Drain Dry Initiative™ Honored

    DATE:July 18th, 2017
      For Immediate Release July 18, 2017 Clean Drain Dry Initiative™ Honored White Bear Lake, MN – The Clean Drain Dry Initiative has been honored once again with a special award for Outstanding Achievement by the Reduce Risks from Invasive Species Coalition (RRISC). The Board of Directors at RRISC announced that Wildlife Forever has been selected to receive the 2017 RRISC award for “Outstanding  Achievement” in protecting the economy and environment from invasive species. ...
  • Minnesota Rolls Out Clean Drain Dry Vehicle

    DATE:July 11th, 2017
    Minnesota Rolls Out Clean Drain Dry Vehicle White Bear Lake, MN –The Itasca County Invasive Species Program, in partnership with Wildlife Forever, unveils a new van wrapped to raise awareness by being tattooed with Clean Drain Dry. Uniquely designed to grab attention and turn heads, it also proclaims a common theme, Preserving Outdoor Traditions by preventing the spread of invasive species. The full-sized van can be seen throughout Minnesota traveling to events and boat access where officials...
  • Clean Drain Dry Initiative Announces Operation Save the Wake™

    DATE:May 30th, 2017
    Clean Drain Dry Initiative Announces Operation Save the Wake™ Brooklyn Center, MN – With the goal of raising $10,000, Wildlife Forever has teamed up with WakeMN to announce Operation Save the Wake™.  This new initiative works to engage the watersports industry and fans of wake surfing and boarding with invasive species prevention and keeping access open to Minnesota’s 10,000 lakes. WakeMN is Minnesota’s top waters sportswear company donating proceeds from apparel and gear sold in...
  • Fishing’s Future Contest Starts June 3

    DATE:May 22nd, 2017
    Fishing’s Future Contest Starts June 3  South Padre Island, Texas — The fourth annual Fishing’s Future National Youth Catch-Photo-Release Contest begins June 3, 2017. The total value of the grand prize package is more than $9,600 and it will be awarded to a young angler after the conclusion of the contest on August 12. Fishing’s Future is America’s preeminent organization dedicated to helping young people and their families build better and deeper bonds using sportfishing as an educational,...
  • Mille Lacs Smallmouth Alliance and Scheels Team Up to Offer Incentive to Get on the Free the Fighter Trophy Board

    DATE:May 18th, 2017
      Mille Lacs Smallmouth Alliance and Scheels Team Up to Offer Incentive to Get on the Free the Fighter Trophy Board (May 18, 2017) Isle, Minn. — The Mille Lacs Smallmouth Alliance (MLSA) along with corporate partner Scheels have teamed up to offer bass anglers incentives to “Free the Fighter” during the 2017 Mille Lacs fishing season. What’s the bait, you ask? Getting on the board, the Free the Fighter Trophy Board that is. Any angler with a personal best smallmouth bass 17” and...