Fish & Wildlife looking for fishing instructors

August 10, 2016 0

MONTPELIER — The Vermont Fish & Wildlife Department is seeking volunteers who would like to become “Let’s Go Fishing” instructors to pass on Vermont’s fishing tradition to the next generation of Vermonters. The department will […]

Putney Landing fishing access closed for repair

August 5, 2016 0

PUTNEY – The Vermont Fish & Wildlife Department will close the Putney Landing Access Area on the Connecticut River starting Monday, August 8, in order to rebuild the boat launching ramp. The closure will last […]

Vermont bass fishing season to open June 11

June 6, 2016 0

RUTLAND — Vermont’s regular bass fishing season is set to kick off on Saturday, June 11, marking the start of some of the hottest and most-renowned bass fishing in the northeast. “From big-water angling on […]

Vermont to stock over 750,000 fish in 2016

May 9, 2016 0

MONTPELIER — Vermont Fish & Wildlife’s annual fish stocking work is underway and the Department plans to stock over 750,000 fish into Vermont waters in the coming weeks. Exactly 768,500 trout and salmon will be […]

Vermont’s walleye fishing starts May 7

May 3, 2016 0

NEWPORT — The best walleye fishing in New England will begin soon in several Vermont rivers and lakes, according to the Vermont Fish & Wildlife Department. The department is reminding anglers that walleye fishing season […]

VT Fish & Wildlife warns: Don’t feed the bears

April 27, 2016 0

MONTPELIER — People love to see a black bear in its natural surroundings, but when a bear ventures into human territory, problems can occur. Vermont Fish & Wildlife wardens and biologists are receiving reports of […]

Steelhead Rainbow Trout runs are happening now

April 20, 2016 0

ORLEANS — One of the state’s premier wildlife watching opportunities is happening right now in Vermont. The steelhead rainbow trout have started their upstream migration, leaping up waterfalls in a spectacular display of determination on […]

Winooski fish lift now open for spring season

April 15, 2016 0

WINOOSKI — The fish lift at the Winooski One hydroelectric facility on the Winooski River is now operating for the spring season, and that means expanded fishing opportunities for anglers. “The Winooski One fish lift […]

Hunt safely this 2016 Turkey Season

April 13, 2016 0

MONTPELIER — Hunting safely during turkey season is easy if you follow tips issued by the Vermont Fish & Wildlife Department. Vermont’s spring youth turkey hunting weekend is April 23-24, and the regular turkey season […]

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