The next guide and outfitter written examination is May 12 at 1 p.m. at the North Dakota Game and Fish Department office in Bismarck. The test is given periodically to anyone interested in becoming a hunting guide or outfitter in the state.
In addition to passing a written exam, ...
BISMARCK (AP) — North Dakota's Game and Fish Department is holding its annual spring advisory board meetings around the state beginning this week.
The meetings are held each spring and fall to give the public a chance to discuss fish and wildlife issues and ask questions of department ...
SAGINAW, Mich. (AP) — Michigan anglers could win thousands of dollars fishing in the Saginaw Bay as part of the state Natural Resources Department's annual drive.
The department recently tagged and released 3,000 walleye in the bay's tributary rivers to incentivize anglers to help monitor ...
Here is the North Dakota Game and Fish Department Whopper Club entries, date & weight for March:
Lake Metigoshe northern pike:
Lyndon Romsos, Bottineau, March 3, 21 lbs., 1 oz.
Lake Sakakawea northern pike:
Lared Bleum, Steele, March 3, 20 lbs., 9 oz.
Randolph Whitmore, Billings, ...
Here is the North Dakota Game and Fish Department Catch-and Release Club qualifiers, date & length for March:
Rice Lake northern pike:
Logan Cox, Minot, March 3, 38 inches.
Lake Sakakawea walleye:
Shane Jordan, Minot, March 17, 26 inches.
Lake Audubon smallmouth bass:
North Dakota’s 2018-20 fishing proclamation is set, with regulations effective April 1, 2018, through March 31, 2020.
Fishing licenses for the 2018-19 season can be purchased online at the state Game and Fish Department website, gf.nd.gov, or at license vendors that are linked to the ...
As March snow melts away, an off-season activity that many deer hunters pursue is looking for shed antlers. Both whitetail and mule deer bucks, and moose and elk, lose their antlers during winter, typically in January and into February, though occasionally these big game animals are seen with ...
March 16 – Pheasants For The Future Banquet, State Fairgrounds, 5 p.m.
March 17 – Junior Shooting, Minot Gun Club Indoor Range, 9 a.m. - noon, 340-6029.
March 23-24 – National Archery in the Schools State Tourney, State Fair Center, Minot.
March 23 – Minot Ducks Unlimited ...
Elk, moose, bighorn sheep applications online
North Dakota’s elk, moose and bighorn sheep applications are available, and prospective hunters can apply online at the state Game and Fish Department’s website, gf.nd.gov.
General lottery applications can also be submitted by calling ...
Here is the North Dakota Game and Fish Department Whopper Club entries, date & weight for February:
Lake Darling smallmouth bass:
Dalton Cooper, Minot, Feb. 17, 3 lbs., 2 oz.
Bradley Cooper, Minot, Feb. 17, 3 lbs., 9 oz.
Matthew Sys, Sawyer, Feb. 17, 3 lbs., 4 oz.
Devils Lake white ...
SITKA, Alaska (AP) — Cathryn Klusmeier comes from a long line of Arkansans. Hers is not a family of fishermen, and her childhood in the landlocked state afforded little time on the ocean.
After moving to Sitka, however, she snagged a job on Eric Jordan's F/V I Gotta in 2014, and quickly ...
Individuals interested in taking the exam to select candidates for the position of a full-time temporary district game warden must register no later than Feb. 19. The test is at 10 a.m., Feb. 23, at the North Dakota Game and Fish Department’s main office in Bismarck.
Applicants must ...
Here is the North Dakota Game and Fish Department Catch-and Release Club qualifiers, date & length for January:
Lake Metigoshe bluegill:
Darwin Getzlaff, Bottineau, Jan. 21, 11 inches.
Lake Oahe crappie:
Jackie Schmaltz, Underwood, Jan. 20, 14 inches.
Kelly Schmaltz, Underwood, Jan. ...
Here is the North Dakota Game and Fish Department Whopper Club entries, date & weight for January:
Lake Sakakawea northern pike:
Jordan Vance, Ray, Jan. 25, 20 lbs., 0 oz.
Lake Audubon northern pike:
Michael Seilinger, Mandan, Jan. 11, 21 lbs., 1 oz.
Pipestem Reservoir northern ...
North Dakota citizens with an interest in supporting wildlife conservation programs are reminded to look for the Watchable Wildlife checkoff on the state tax form. The state income tax form gives wildlife enthusiasts an opportunity to support nongame wildlife like songbirds and birds of prey, ...
The North Dakota Game and Fish Department has scheduled an examination to select candidates for the position of a full-time temporary district game warden in Bismarck. The test is at 10 a.m., Feb. 23, at the department’s main office in Bismarck.
Applicants must register to take the exam no ...