Bass, walleye, trout — no matter what you’re fishing, Ontario OUT of DOORS has the latest tips and tricks.

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Great Lakes protection projects get funding

by Editorial Staff | October 21, 2021

Farming and landowning efforts to protect the Great Lakes and their watersheds are getting a funding boost from the province.

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Research shows fish can be hooked on drugs

by Geoff Coleman | October 18, 2021

According to research, brown trout can become addicted to low levels of methamphetamine occurring in their surroundings.

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Treatment plant opposition files for probe

by Steve Galea | October 13, 2021

The Coalition of the West Credit River filed an Environmental Bill of Rights application for investigation of the town of Erin.

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Lake trout genome mapped

by Jeff Helsdon | October 8, 2021

An advance in genetics will help scientists to better understand — and rehabilitate —Great Lakes lake trout.

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Lakers spawning in Lake Erie after 60 years

by Steve Galea | October 7, 2021

The discovery of wild lake trout fry in mid-May by New York State’s Department of Environmental Conservation (DEC) was confirmed in a press release.

Genetic mussel solution examined

by Jeff Helsdon | October 5, 2021

Two separate initiatives are examining methods of genetic control, which would target a specific invasive mussel species.

October 2021 solunar calendar

by Editorial Staff | September 30, 2021

The solunar calendar for October 2021 is now available! Get the dates and times when fish and wildlife will be most active this month.

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Wetlands added to Greenbelt

by Editorial Staff | September 29, 2021

The province plans to add 46.5 hectares (115 acres) of wetlands connected to Bowmanville, Soper, and Wilmot creeks to the Greenbelt.

Falling for walleye: How to catch our favourite sport fish

by Gord Ellis | September 27, 2021

Autumn is one of the very best times of the year to catch walleye. The fish are plump from a summer of fattening up ,and, on most lakes, the angling traffic is all but gone.