Category Archives: Fishing Reports

Michigan DNR Report: February 25, 2010

Ice fishing continues however anglers still need to use caution when traveling across the ice. Stay away from areas that are known to have a strong current or run-off from melting snow. Slush is making for difficult travel on some … Continue reading

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Michigan DNR Fishing Report for 2/11/10

This coming weekend is Michigan’s annual Winter Free Fishing Weekend. For two days only, Saturday February 13th and Sunday February 14th, both resident and nonresidents can fish without a license however all state regulations still apply. This is a great … Continue reading

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Ludington Daily News: 2 more articles on the tourney

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Sturgeon caught and released on Saginaw Bay

Here is the post from Michigan-Sportsman.com. http://www.michigan-sportsman.com/forum/showthread.php?t=321259

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Michigan DNR Report for Jan. 21st

This warmer weather makes ice fishing a lot more comfortable however it is important that anglers use extreme caution and pay close attention to changing ice conditions. There have been numerous accidents on Saginaw Bay over the last week. To … Continue reading

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Michigan DNR Fishing Report for January 15th

Ice fishing is well underway on greater Saginaw Bay, but anglers are cautioned to be very careful about expansion cracks. Ice conditions should improve with continued cold weather. Anglers are advised to use caution when going out on the ice … Continue reading

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Michigan DNR Fishing Report: Jan. 7th

Mixed reports are still coming in regarding ice safety. Snow cover does insulate the ice and slow the freezing process. Avoid structures such as docks or pilings and stay off any soft or discolored ice. Always test the ice thickness … Continue reading

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Happy New Year, and your Michigan DNR Fishing Report

I hope everyone has a happy and safe New Year for 2010. If you plan on going ice fishing, use caution, some areas are better than others this time of the year, and always bring your spud at first ice. … Continue reading

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Michigan DNR Fishing Report for 12/10

As we move through the transition between open-water fishing and ice fishing, the weekly reports will keep getting smaller. Sounds like freeze-up may be imminent toward the end of this week. With highs in the 20’s from Wednesday on, open-water … Continue reading

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Michigan DNR Fishing Report for 12/3/09

Stream and pier fishing is about the only action taking place right now. Those with boats not in storage were still fishing a few inland lakes for walleye and perch. This is a good time of year for shore anglers … Continue reading

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