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Learn How to Fish at “Ladies, Let’s Go Fishing!” South Florida April 23-25, 2021

Women, men and teens are invited to tackle offshore fishing skills at the South Florida “Ladies, Let’s Go Fishing!” University, April 23-25, 2021 at the VFW Post 1966, 350 SW 25th St, Fort Lauderdale, FL 33315. FL. Hosted by the nonprofit organization, the “No Yelling School of Fishing” offers Saturday classroom presentations, networking, hands-on skill practice and an optional Sunday charter fishing trip. Activities launch Friday evening with an informal…

Into the Outdoors Shows Families How to Fish

Into the Outdoors, the Emmy-winning educational television series and online resource, in partnership with the National Educational Telecommunications Association is now airing on PBS across 27 states, D.C. and Puerto Rico. What happens when you broadcast educational television programs that reveal the fun and personal discovery of kids fishing? Networks across the country suddenly want to jump on board! What began as a regional television program four years ago has…

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Yamaha Outboards Pro Spencer Deutz Pivots to Host First Youth and Family Fishing Clinic of 2021

The Tolna, North Dakota Volunteer Fire Department held its annual ice fishing tournament on Stump Lake in northern North Dakota in February.  Historically, this event attracts hundreds of ice anglers with the goal of obtaining yearly bragging rights by catching the largest walleye, perch, or northern pike. In spite of -30F temperatures and -50F wind chills, the event was well-attended. Another attraction that weekend was the annual Youth and Family…

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Ladies Learned, Released Freshwater Fish at South Florida Ladies, Let’s Go Fishing University, Feb. 20, 2021

Ladies from regions of Florida plus other states learned skills and released fish at the popular “Ladies, Let’s Go Fishing!” freshwater fishing seminar with guided fishing on Saturday, Feb. 20 at Bass Pro Shops Dania Beach, FL. Classes and fishing were conducted from 10 am to 3 pm. Hosted by the nonprofit Ladies, Let’s Go Fishing Foundation, the educational event offered classroom instruction, conservation, hands-on fishing activities, networking, a guided fishing…

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Fish Art Contest Casting For Entries

The deadline is fast approaching for the 2021 Art of Conservation™ Fish Art Contest, supported by Title Sponsor Bass Pro Shops. This free contest is open to youth in grades K-12 from across the globe. The deadline to enter is March 31st, start your entry today! Students from around the world can win top honors, international recognition and prizes while learning about fish, fishing and aquatic conservation. The Art of…

Fish Art Contest

Fish Art Contest Recognizes Educators with new Richard Hart Award

Wildlife Forever’s Fish Art Contest is proud to announce the new Richard M Hart Educator of the Year Award. By teaching the Art of Conservation®, educators connect young people to the outdoors and help inspire the next generation of stewards. Richard M. Hart was a successful businessman and family man who had a passion for fishing and conservation. Mr. Hart’s belief in youth education spilled over into the Fish Art…

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Get Creative Over Winter Break with Fish Art Contest

Wildlife Forever is proud to offer the Fish Art Contest as a fun and exciting way to connect young people with the great outdoors. When the thermometer dips, forcing kids inside, the Art of Conservation® Fish Art Contest is an opportunity for youth in kindergarten though 12th grade to learn about the joy of fishing and the importance of aquatic conservation. The Fish Art Contest is a free K-12 art…

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Ladies, Learn to Catch Freshwater Fish at South Florida Ladies, Let’s Go Fishing University, Feb. 20, 2021

The popular “Ladies, Let’s Go Fishing!” University will conduct a freshwater fishing seminar with guided fishing on Saturday, Feb. 20 at Bass Pro Shops, Dania Beach, FL from 9 am to 3 pm. Hosted by the nonprofit Ladies, Let’s Go Fishing Foundation, the educational event offers classroom instruction, conservation, hands-on fishing activities, networking, a guided fishing experience from land and gifts. The featured speaker is Capt. Brian Leibowitz. Perfect for women,…

First-Of-Its-Kind ‘Get On Board’ Campaign Makes Historic Impact On Fishing And Boating Industry

This summer, the recreational boating and fishing industry rallied together in support of a public service campaign to encourage consumers to take to the water, which yielded unparalleled results on many levels. The Get On Board campaign from Take Me Fishing and Discover Boating amplified the industry’s collective voice during a time when consumer interest in safe outdoor recreation was at an all-time high amidst COVID-19 – ultimately generating 1.8…

Wildlife Forever Fish Art Contest Highlights Western Native Trout

The Wildlife Forever Fish Art Contest has joined with the Western Native Trout Initiative to highlight the diversity of native trout in the western United States. This partnership will connect youth to the assortment of native trout utilizing the Art of Conservation®. In honor of this alliance, the Fish Art Contest has a new Western Native Trout Award. Young people interested in competing for this award should select one of…