Youth Anglers Hold Smallmouth Bass

Record Numbers of Young People Discovering Fishing

Something very strange is happening across the country involving teens and fishing. Though some speculate it may be a result of COVID-19, or perhaps distance learning about angling education, or possibly even Saturday morning television shows about teens catching fish, one thing is clear… today’s teens are suddenly going fishing in record-breaking numbers. For instance, in one week, the Minnesota DNR sold a record 13,369 fishing licenses in to resident…