Tag: Bluegill

New Sunfish Regulation Take Effect on a Handful of Area Lakes

Detroit Lakes, MN — Sunfish anglers will need to closely check the 2021 Minnesota Fishing Regulations booklet and signs at water accesses for new sunfish limits that are now in effect on 94 waters. The new regulations lower limits on specific waters as part of a Minnesota Department of Natural Resources initiative to protect and…
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March 3, 2021 0

Year in Review – DNR Bluegill Initiative

Anglers will likely see more reduced bluegill bag limits on a handful of area lakes as part of the Minnesota DNR’s Quality Bluegill Initiative. The Quality Bluegill Initiative is a statewide, stakeholder-driven program to maintain and/or increase the number of quality bluegill populations in Minnesota. Detroit Lakes Fisheries Supervisor Nathan Olson says the initiative is…
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December 31, 2020 0

Aitkin Fisheries Rick Bruesewitz on Bluegill Initiative, Open Houses

By Paul Vold kkinradio@embarqmail.com (10/12/20) (Aitkin, MN) — Over the last two weeks discussion and open houses have taken place concerning fishing regulations from the Minnesota Department of Natural Resources and Aitkin County has not been excluded in these talks. The DNR has proposed a quality bluegill initiative (QBI) that would reduce bag limits to…
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October 12, 2020 0