Guide with large Burbot

Eelpout are in. Burbot are a big deal. Lawyers are likable. Really? Actually, yes. This lone freshwater member of the cod family easily qualifies for the most interesting fish in the world—right up there with megamouth sharks, pufferfish and those bizarre, alien-like creatures that haunt the deep seas. Particularly intriguing about the enigmatic eelpout is that for most of the year, no one particularly knows where they go. We know that the species’ circumpolar natural range stretches from the Great…

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State Fish Artwork Muskie

With thousands of students and families impacted by COVID-19, Wildlife Forever and our team of host organizations have extended the State-Fish Art Contest deadline to April 30th, 2020.  This extension will allow more time for students to compete and participate while schools are shutdown. The Free Fish On Lesson Plan, entry forms and resources are available at www.StateFishArt.org. The State-Fish Art Contest®, supported by Title Sponsor Bass Pro Shops, is a free K-12 art and creative writing competition highlighting fish and…

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Since the first tournament was held in the AIM Weekend Walleye Series, in 2014, safety for both teams and Fan Nation has been paramount, and will continue to keep all safe and having fun for the AWWS in 2020 and beyond in the wake of the COVID-19 outbreak. “To adhere to state regulations, AIM will postpone the 1st event of 2020 in Wisconsin on the Fox River to a time and place TBD,” said Denny Fox, AIM national tournament director.…

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Elon Musk was once quoted as saying “I say something, and then it usually happens. Maybe not on schedule, but usually happens”. Such is that of the Master Walleye Circuit’s event on the Illinois River. What was originally planned to start the 36th season of the famed tournament circuit, will wrap up this year’s events. “Teams waiting to reschedule hotel rooms or to move their registration can now do so, as we have a date set to keep this event…

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The Bass Pro Shops/Cabela’s Masters Walleye Circuit staff received notice today at 11:51am after a meeting of the various Mayors in and around the Spring Valley area, the Illinois Public Health Dept., and the local County Sheriffs dept that the MWC Spring Valley event scheduled for March 20-21 will have to be cancelled. Therefore, we have no choice but to CANCEL the March 20-21 Spring Valley, IL event. We are very sorry for the hardship on our anglers as we…

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