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DGIF to hold more free fishing days

Back in June, anglers were invited to fish for free, but inclement weather probably kept many home. So the Virginia Department of Game and Inland Fisheries is offering two more free fishing days later this month, in conjunction with National Hunting and Fishing Day. Anyone can fish for free in public fresh waters across Virginia without having to buy a fishing license on Sept. 28 and 29. State fishing regulations will still apply, and people […]

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New Yorkers Free To Fish Without License For The Weekend

New Yorkers are free to fish without a license for the weekend. On Saturday and Sunday, any New York resident can fish in one of the state’s 7,500 lakes and ponds or 70,000 miles of rivers and streams. It’s part of the state Department of Environmental Conservation’s “Free Fishing Days” program. The first free fishing weekend of the year was held in February. There will also be free fishing days in September and November. For […]

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