Federal Duck Stamp events at ONWR and Maumee Bay

The Federal Duck Stamp, also known as the Migratory Bird Hunting and Conservation Stamp, is selected by distinguished judges from hundreds of submitted works of art each year. For every dollar sold, 98 cents are used for the lease and purchase of critical habitat for waterfowl, wetland birds and other…
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What Line Should I Use?

Evan with a 29 inch walleye. Most, if not all, people who troll for walleye use a book that we refer to as “The Troller’s Bible”. No, it’s not a religious document, but it can give you that feeling of angels singing when the information held within its pages is…
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Waterfowl hunting season dates

The 2013-14 waterfowl hunting season dates were approved by the Ohio Wildlife Council at its regularly scheduled meeting on Wednesday, Aug. 21, according to the Ohio Department of Natural Resources (ODNR). Changes for the upcoming waterfowl seasons include a decrease in the scaup bag limit to three, an increase in…
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Lake Erie Solo Challenge

I am absolutely amazed and touched by the interest and support I got during the Lake Erie Solo Challenge. This was the most difficult thing I’ve ever done. I was expecting it to be difficult; it is supposed to be difficult, and not everyone is expected to complete it. One…
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How to Net a Fish

Jordan, Rick and Chase Until yesterday, I had never given it a second thought that someone might not know how to net a fish. I sometimes forget that what comes as second nature to me is a very new experience to someone else and can be quite challenging. I thought…
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