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  • 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...
  • Team Zona Crowned College Bass Tour Classic Champions

    DATE:August 16th, 2018
    NPAA Team Zona Crowned College Bass Tour Classic Champions Tournament anglers of any age are expected to be able to call upon a skillset employable on any body of water that makes them versatile, efficient, and successful. On August 11 and 12, Collegiate anglers who qualified for the College Bass Tour Classic converged on northern Michigan to test their mettle against the bass that reside in two of its premier lakes. Based on the winning patterns this season, the new age of angler showcased by the...
  • Calls for Conservation™

    DATE:August 3rd, 2018
    Calls for Conservation™ For Immediate Release August 3, 2018 White Bear Lake, MN – Wildlife Forever proudly unveils Calls for Conservation, a new promotion with the Deadshot Custom Call Company offering acrylic, hand-made duck calls just in time for the upcoming waterfowl season. Made in the USA, each call is custom built and hand tuned for amazing sound and clarity. With every Calls for Conservation duck call purchased, the Deadshot Custom Call Company will donate 20% directly to...
  • Anderson and Mathews Best the Field at Sanford Lake (July 14, 2018

    DATE:July 19th, 2018
    NPAA Anderson and Mathews Best the Field at Sanford Lake (July 14, 2018) The third stop the College Bass Tour sponsored by DNR Sports and Kevin VanDam visited Sanford Lake in Midland County. A day that saw teams scrap their game plans in light of the rain, clouds and sun that visited throughout the day, rewarded teams that adjusted to the conditions and mood of the fish. Teams placing in the Top 5 weighed in largemouth but the trophy 5-pound bass known to inhabit the lake remained elusive. More impressive,...
  • Lashuay and Mueller win Nail Biter at Wixom Lake (July 15, 2018)

    DATE:July 19th, 2018
    NPAA Lashuay and Mueller win Nail Biter at Wixom Lake (July 15, 2018) The final tournament of the season had all the makings of a country and western shoot-out and the final weigh-in did not disappoint with the Top 5 teams being separated by less than ¾ of a pound. The final stop of the College Bass Tour, sponsored by DNR Sports and Kevin VanDam, visited Wixom Lake in Gladwin County, Michigan. A lake spanning almost 2 000 acres, posed both opportunities and challenges. The last tournament of the season...
  • Fishing’s Future reaches 1,000,000 participants

    DATE:July 3rd, 2018
    NPAA Fishing’s Future reaches 1,000,000 participants An important milestone in aquatic education will take place July 28, 2018, in Indianapolis, Indiana, at Fort Benjamin Harrison State Park. Fishing’s Future, a national 501(c)(3) organization, will celebrate and recognize its 1,000,000th participant attending an angling education Family Fish Camp. In 2007, Fishing’s Future was founded by Shane Wilson to reconnect families to nature and strengthen family bonds and relationships. He is now the...
  • WILD SPOTTER™ A New National Effort to Increase Citizen Science Capacity to Map Invasive Species in America’s Wild Places.

    DATE:July 3rd, 2018
    WILD SPOTTER™ A New National Effort to Increase Citizen Science Capacity to Map Invasive Species in America’s Wild Places.   White Bear Lake, MN – In partnership with the University of Georgia - Center for Invasive Species and Ecosystem Health, USDA Forest Service, and other organizations across the United States, Wildlife Forever has launched a nationwide citizen science volunteer capacity-building program called Wild Spotter.  Designed to help locate and map aquatic and terrestrial...
  • Twenty Seventh Annual Camp 7 Kids Fishing Day Attracts Over Three Hundred Youth

    DATE:June 21st, 2018
    NPAA Twenty Seventh Annual Camp 7 Kids Fishing Day Attracts Over Three Hundred Youth Saturday, June 9th was Michigan’s Free Fishing Weekend along with National Fishing Week and the NPAA and Learn 2 Fish With Us were present helping to educate youth and families on the skills needed to fish.  Kids Fishing Day was held at Camp 7 Lake which is located in the Upper Peninsula of Michigan, in the Hiawatha National Forest.  Michigan’s Free Fishing Weekend allows families to fish without a fishing license.   NPAA...
  • Twenty Seventh Annual Camp 7 Kids Fishing Day Attracts Over Three Hundred Youth

    DATE:June 21st, 2018
    Twenty Seventh Annual Camp 7 Kids Fishing Day Attracts Over Three Hundred Youth Saturday, June 9th was Michigan’s Free Fishing Weekend along with National Fishing Week and the NPAA and Learn 2 Fish With Us were present helping to educate youth and families on the skills needed to fish.  Kids Fishing Day was held at Camp 7 Lake which is located in the Upper Peninsula of Michigan, in the Hiawatha National Forest.  Michigan’s Free Fishing Weekend allows families to fish without a fishing license.   NPAA...