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    Youth fishing at Henry Hagg Lake

    The amazing thing about fishing it that, with a little patience and perseverance, almost anybody can do it. This was on display as nearly 1,500 people attended the I’m Hooked, “Making a Reel Difference” event at Henry Hagg Lake June 1st and 2nd, and most didn’t leave empty handed.


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  • Junior Ranger Let's Go Fishing!

    Spring Creek National Fish Hatchery is the first Pacific Region Fish and Aquatic Conservation Program station to pilot Junior Ranger Let's Go Fishing!, a collaborative partnership between the U.S. Fish and Wildlife Service.

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  • 2017 Program Highlights Report Released

    2017 was a year highlighted by the power of partnerships. The 'Our Legacy, Our Future' report outlines our conservation successes, made possible by collaborations with Tribes, states, non-profit organizations, landowners, and many others.  

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  • The Power of Twelve

    Electrofishing at Little Pend Oreille National Wildlife Refuge as part of a pilot study to conduct long-term aquatic monitoring at five Pacific Northwest refuges.

    Since 2005, Refuges and FAC program biologists have gathered each spring to share research, discuss management issues, and seek collaborative opportunities to monitor aquatic species and habitats in Pacific Northwest refuge waterways .   

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Program Updates

Volume 1, Issue 3 of Fish Health 'News You Can Use' Published

In this new issue: the huge impact of infectious diseases on amphibian populations; transmittal of fish diseases to the next generation through eggs; disease treatments in Recirculating Aquaculture Systems; fish vaccines--are they useful?; biosecurity; the Service's new national fish health policy. 

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Upcoming Events

  • Carson Kids Fishing Day

    September, 2019

    Come out and enjoy our 20th Annual Kid's Fishing Day this fall.. The event runs 8:00 am - 1:00 pm, with registration closing at 12:00 pm. Open to all kids aged 12 and under. We provide everything you need for a great day, complete with fish cleaning, mini golfing and refreshments. A great family event!    Stay tuned for further details.

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Last Updated: July 16, 2019
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