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Fishing

Family Fishing Week offers no shortage of fishing opportunities

by Jason Bain | June 25, 2019

There will be no shortage of fishing opportunities during the upcoming Family Fishing Week, the province’s final licence-free fishing window of the year taking place from 12:01 a.m. Saturday, June 29 until 11:59 p.m. on Sunday, July 7.

Fishing tools

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Fishing tools of the trade

by OOD in partnership with Camillus Knives. | May 31, 2019

When most anglers think of gear, fishing tools rarely make the list. Yet, as soon as a big fish is hooked, those tools are what an angler needs most.

Spring Catfish

Fishing

Channeling the cats of Ontario

by Lonnie King | June 24, 2019

Black legged tick

News

Discovery could boost treatment of Lyme arthritis

by Jason Bain | June 20, 2019

A discovery by a biochemist at Virginia Tech could lead to new treatment for Lyme arthritis, the painful and most common late-stage symptom of Lyme disease, according to a research paper published Monday.

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Bass

Hollow body makeovers: catch more bass with these DIY modifications

by Luigi De Rose | June 20, 2019

Having a big bucketmouth explode on a hollow body topwater frog in thick cover is something every bass nerd lives for. And over the last decade, the frog bait market has expanded into what seems like almost endless choice.

Fewer wildfires in Ontario

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Far fewer forest fires this spring

by Jason Bain | June 17, 2019

There’s been less than half as many forest fires in Ontario this year over last year, but the Ministry of Natural Resources and Forestry points out there has been no shortage of problematic blazes so far this season.

Multiple lines for Carp

Fishing

Multiple lines proposed for carp anglers

by Jason Bain | June 14, 2019

A proposal to allow multiple lines for carp fishing on Ontario shorelines would give anglers more opportunity and have a significant economic impact on communities that host the thriving fishery, enthusiasts agree.

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Pike

Identifying walleye, sauger, pickerel, and pike

by Lonnie King | June 13, 2019

If you find yourself tripping over the terms walleye, sauger, pickerel, and pike, you’re not alone. For starters, here in Ontario we interchange...