Great Lakes Angler Blog

Happy Thanksgiving from GLA! And don't follow PETA's Turkey Guidelines...

Thursday, November 24, 2011

COLUMBUS, OH – In an effort to pull on the heart strings of Americans and cast a bad light on America’s agriculture industry, PETA has released its twisted details on turkeys and Thanksgiving just in time for the holiday season. Those PETA guidelines are illegal and ill-advised in many areas.  Read Full Story

Ohio now offers one- and three-day fishing licenses over the phone

Thursday, November 10, 2011

COLUMBUS, OH – Late fall walleye fishing on Lake Erie is heating up and anglers can now purchase one-day and three-day fishing licenses over the phone, thanks to the newly implemented license system by the Ohio Department of Natural Resources (ODNR), Division of Wildlife.  Read Full Story

Apply for Boating Safety and Clean Water Grassroots Grants

Wednesday, November 09, 2011

ANNAPOLIS, MD – Community groups, nonprofits and grassroots organizations wanting to keep local boaters safe and waterways clean are eligible for grants for up to $4,000 each from the BoatUS Foundation's Grassroots Grants Program.  A total of up to $50,000 is available this grant cycle, which requires applications to be in by January 4, 2012.   Read Full Story

Study evaluates how power plants impact Great Lakes water resources

Tuesday, November 08, 2011

ANN ARBOR, MI – The Great Lakes Commission recently completed a study on how power plants affect water resources and asks: “Can and should impacts on water sources used to generate electricity help drive future energy production policy in the Great Lakes basin?  Read Full Story

Toxic algae blooms in Lake Erie

Monday, November 07, 2011

Could Lake Erie be nearing the end of its rebirth? Declared “dead” in the 1960s, it has been an economic star for the Great Lakes region, offering some of the best walleye and smallmouth bass fishing in the world. But new worries about an old foe—phosphorus pollution—have managers concerned.  Read Full Story

AIM® Announces New President / CEO

Monday, October 31, 2011

PLYMOUTH, WI—AIM Pro Walleye Series™ has announced that Joe Baron (NPAA #220) has accepted the role of President/CEO with Anglers Insight Marketing, LLC. Joe will have overall Profit & Loss responsibility for AIM and will be focused on strengthening the assets of AIM to generate additional value and ROI to the marketing partners. Further emphasis will be placed on building AIM’s brand.  Read Full Story

NWF: Great Lakes Need Help

Tuesday, October 25, 2011

ANN ARBOR, MI – The National Wildlife Federation released a report it says documents new and massive ecosystem breakdowns in the Great Lakes caused by interactions between excessive fertilizer run-off from farms and invasive zebra and quagga mussels.   Read Full Story

New Fund ‘Anti-Anti’

Monday, October 24, 2011

COLUMBUS, OH – Anti-hunters and anti-anglers beware. The newly formed Sportsmen’s Issue Defense Fund (SIDF), developed by the U.S. Sportsmen’s Alliance (USSA) is here to help protect the American outdoor heritage from groups such as the Humane Society of the United States, PETA, ASPCA, Center for Biological Diversity and many others. The SIDF was launched during a recent USSA board meeting in Columbus, Ohio.  Read Full Story

BoatUS Loses President Michelman

Thursday, October 20, 2011

ALEXANDRIA, VA – Boat Owners Association of The United States (BoatUS) announced the passing of president and publisher Nancy Michelman, who died this month after a year-long battle with cancer. A selfless leader with an infectious laugh and the gift of inspiring others to get together and do their best, Nancy's courageous fight was marked by her optimism and energy.  Read Full Story

Error Discovered, Fish Released

Thursday, October 13, 2011

Brooklyn Center, MN – The 2011 State-Fish Art (SFA) Art of Conservation stamp was released during the 13th annual SFA Expo at the Texas Freshwater Fisheries Center in Athens, Texas. The young artist honored was Justas Varpucanskis, a talented seventh grader from Illinois. Last week, Lake Minnetonka Stamp Club member, Dick Westerling, visited Wildlife Forever’s headquarters and asked, “Can you spot the error on this stamp?” Staff couldn’t.   Read Full Story



Garmin

Recent Posts



Tags

Glacier Glove Bristol Bay Swim bait Davis Instruments Boat names Yamaha Gull Lake Marine New Zealand Delorme DuraSafe Electronics Lock LCWCC Safe boating Traditions Mike Seymour Tournaments Ranger Boats Dave Mull Wedding Ring Brite Wash Macho Minnow Big Bear Products Clam Innovative Outdoors Shipping Bro Brosdahl Olcott, NY Downriggers Balog Weather Buoy Insect repellent Soul5 Tackle Labs Micro-Mobile Pro Viewing Case Costa Multitools Traxstech Whistler Spoon Yamaha ATV Bass lure Rippin Lips Wake Fishing exotic species Trout Unlimited Sport Shows Marine Lighting WileyX Wounded Warriors Rippin' Lips Venice, Louisiana Gravity SeaEra QC Ditch JBL Manistee Brad's YUM Soo Locks Michigan Hobie Pro Angler GPS for Lightning Connector Side Imaging Navigation Michigan DNR WeatherStation Catch & Cook Dogs redfish Shoremaster Audio Mag Light OHIO Bristol Bay Salmon Line Recycle Bin Tournament Fish Hawk XD4 Coleman theft Lake Huron Angler News/Social Swanson-Russell Ranger Sportsman's rights Shurhold hardbaits Snow-Shoe Tip-Up toilet Strike King Asian carp Lights Cliff Pace Footwear Lake Erie Salmon Jeff Wenzel iPilot Link Wisconsin Ryan Kleckner Faria Contaminants dock lines EZ Dock Pharmaceuticals IGFA spinning rod Hobie Goby EZ Splice Fasteners sunglass Boating Wild River series Walleye tournament Frigibar USCG Ryan Wilson spoon Minn Kota Scholarship Simrad YUM Dinger Home Port Marine Marketing Slender Spoon Bass Pro Shops Four-Person Dome Tent with Screen Porch McMurdo Aquatic AV Smartfind S20 Personal AIS Beacon DSC Sun protection Lake trout Team Aqua-Vu Angler 175T Port of Indiana VMC Ned Rig Husky Jerk Contest Plano Synergy Mystery Tackle Box South Haven Side Thruster Endura Raritan Northland Izaak Walton League Reef Runner Pop-Up LED Bowlights Dogwood Canyon Trail Runs Mark Zona Bug repellent Mosquito repellent New York Kevin VanDam Plano Tackle Boxes MATE USA CLASSIC Marine Radio EVOLVE FISHING CO Gunnison, CO PLB Ascend jigs Berkley Tom Neustrom Bass fishing BOLT Padlock Earth Day Shelter Promise Keeper Jeff Gustafson BoatUS Angler 580P lenses Frabill Odd'ball Fin Spin Extended Warranty Smart Guide to Freshwater Fishing Blue Heron Communications Lake Superior Kindle book Bait Holder St. Croix Rods Matt Straw Pro Polish STRATTEC Headgear MUSHING Costa Del Mar RAT FINKEE Absolute Outdoor, Inc. F-Series Storm Gear Costa Sunglasses Honda Launch ramp Masters Walleye Circuit Youth Smart Guide Publications Tim Popfinger Marine NewsWire RedHead Mustad Lake Ontario WFN Dave Genz Invasive species Oakley Sunglasses Green Bay, Wisconsin Sharpeners Boat US Lighting Fuel Lake of the Woods Bob Schmidt Mack's Lure Tyee Ice Features Ranger VS1780 Great Lakes Troller eZSplice Evinrude Beckson Marine Stowaway Bag Plates and Kits Tip-Up Flat Slider 75 Patrick Hurst Walleyes Boat Covers Foul weather gear Whale Stabenow Onyx inReach River Fishing Green Bay Larson Electronics Lund Okuma Marine Speakers Coleman cooler Owners tournament Ditty bag Sphaera Boats Radio ASA Plano National Guard University of Buffalo Grunden's Beckson Marine Stowaway Bag Plate award News Conservation Marathon Deep Sea Diver Up Stream Hydration Back Pack Glorvigen Vick FRIDAY FUNNIES yachtpaint.com Records Camera mount CUSTOM JIGS 'N' SPINS Jack Links Baitcast Fishing Pole BBQ Lighter Sheldon's Dunkirk, NY clubs Chicago barrier Traditions Media Thermacell Mazurek Forage Minnow Wildlife Forever Fishing Clubs tackle storage Fish America Foundation HELLA Black Velvet U.S.S.A. Dollohan Rods Batteries EZ BoatPort The Conference & Event Center Niagara Falls Fishouflage jeffstackleshop.com Volvo Penta Power PRADCO AmVets Gill NA AKOYA Bad Elf Rapala Extreme Baitcast Reel Humminbird SOG Tommy Skarlis Deck Plate On board Ravenswood Media Magnum Flow-Troll Michigan City, Indiana Oculus KVD Speedbag Wormfile Army Corp of Engineers KVD Speedbag iPad BoatUS Jeff's Tackle Shop High school bass fishing Knife sharpening Gary Dollahon ABT Synergy Outdoors KVD Tides Monel Metal Wind Power Ultimate Flannel Shirts Aqua-Vu Bass Pro Shops Chargers Lowrance Beckson Marine BASSMASTER NMEA ABT X-2 Countdown Bibs Skarlis Rain gear Jonathon VanDam The Harry Lure Scott Glorvigen Blue Collar Outdoors Barry Brown Marine Bass Pro ChartSelect Global Spectrum Personal Flotation Device Bait head InvisaSnap Rushton Gregory New Lures Cannon Coast Guard Buff Autotether Accon Marine Boat lifts Alaska Triton Boats Lund Boats Dave Mull Blog Todd Sokolow Water Buddies Tracker Marine Knives MWC Chatterbait Kevin Van Dam Bass Pro Shops Gift Card Rough Weather Jerky Acme Airmar USO Spencer Yachts Practical Sailor Hevi-Beads Holland Catfish NAIFC Championship Crankbait Net USSA Technology Church Tackle Serious Shine BASSMASTER CLASSIC Tackle Bag Seakeeper gyro John E. Phillips Alabama Rig Slide Moor Kayaks Boating safety Greater Niagara Fishing & Outdoor Expo TRAC Ecological Tight Lines Jewelry Scott Martin Speakers Dollahon Louie Stout Niagara Falls Rugged Shark marlin ShowSpan Matt Serbenski Brown trout Personal Flotation Devices 360 Cabela's Boat maintenance thieves trailer tongue Grand Rapids Ultimate Outdoors Show Hamlin SeaLife Cameras Mark Chmura YUMphibian Legend Gold boat rental Z-Man Shock Wave thieves Moisture Muncher Uncle Norm's Interlux Marsh Madness Brian "Bro" Brosdahl La Mar Lakemaster Chaco Full Throttle Fishing Boga Conservation Skamania Mania Beckson Marine Deck Plate Radial fitness Ethanol Lures Whale Pumps weather Prosepec Electronics Mr. Twister LakeMaster Western States Version Ranger Aluminum Deep V Series Andrew Dordek Marine General Free Fishing Weekend treestand injury Soft Jigwobbler www.bigweeniebrand.com Air show Grady-White LineSnubber Telescoping JIggler Long Rod spreader light Streams Chronglobal CMP Global Grab Rail Homeport Marine Marketing splice Sunstream Boat Lifts St. Croix iPhone Milwaukee Journal-Sentinel Muscle Squared 65 Optima Gary Giudice Lake Michigan Nautical Brian Brosdahl Tournament Grade Circle Hooks Accessories Aqua Vu USCGA South Haven, Michigan GPS Speedometer Lock Line Reese Northwest Indiana Steelheaders Normark Custom Jigs & Spins Fort Wayne, Indiana radar JVD Andrew Semprevivo Muskie Lure Rescue binoculars PulseTech Evolve Salmon Unlimited of Illinois Black Earth Creek Iaconelli Shoes Lake Assault Sunglasses Mary Snyder Lead Steve Wood ATV Lip-Stix Bass Size limits Rain suit Marcum Video Dan Egan Martin-Flory Betsy 1675 Pro Guide Tools Corey Schmidt Apps Silver Horde trailer tongue LineGrabber Legend Extreme great lakes Bug bite relief FLW Electronics Kurt Mazurek Oshkosh tree stand injury Bait Rigs Bheestie Bag Safety Gene Larew METS Princecraft DuraSafe Indiana DNR Quantum Trade Shows Milennia MIL-iDock Clay Dyer blue marlin Kayak Games Insurance bimini top Mack's Lures ONIX cruzin Aqualuma ice fishing, Bro Show, Traditions Media Future Fisherman Foundation Topwater Multi-species Mercury Marine Titan Chain Alaskan Turning Point Props exotic invader Orca Fin System B.A.S.S. Rubrail Walleye Minnesota Ultracoat iPilot Fiberglass boat One-Handle-Does-It-All System Storage Keep Kool Bethel University Kill switch Gear Hunting Swedish FireKnife Fiberglass tiller Rig'N Tails MULL BLOG TRAC Beckson ODNR mudsnail PFDs Rovermax LR 100 Torpedo Divers Aluminum Deep V Series Ice Fishing LOTSA Spreads Brandon Newby Swim Whizz

Archive