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Michigan DNR Fishing Report

http://bit.ly/aTtsNK Here’s the latest Fishing Report from the MI DNR. This past week I caught fish vert jigging in the Detroit River. We fished near Belle Isle and used Chartreuse or White Jigs with a black, or brown rubber worm. The water temp was around 50. Fish were sitting on the bottom in about 25 … Continue reading

How to Stop the Asian Carp?

***UPDATE***    http://tinyurl.com/2fvoyr4 The Chicago Tribune reported that the DNR’s massive poisoning of the Chicago River revealed zero asian carp. It was believed that the carp made it up to the locks in Chicago and basically to the doorstep of Lake Michigan. The only way to know for sure was to poison the river resulting in 100,000 dead fish. Good … Continue reading

Are Fish From the Detroit River Safe to Eat?

I’ve heard at least 100 different opinions about eating walleye caught out of the Detroit river. Most non-fishermen are disgusted by the idea. But most anglers seem alright with it. I personally don’t have an issue with eating a few walleye from the river per year. If you fry them up right you can hardly taste the PCB’s … Continue reading

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