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North Dakota Game and Fish Department Photo The North Dakota Game and Fish Department issued a record number of fishing licenses over the 2012-13 licensing year, and it’s possible that number will go even higher for 2013-14.

Leier: ND fishing expectations remain high in 2014


Looking ahead to 2014, it’s hard not to get excited, or stay excited, about the excellent fishing prospects that lie ahead for North Dakota.

None of us who are anglers today have ever lived through a time when the state has had more fishing waters than it does right now. Many of these waters have developed quality fisheries over the past several years, and may not even have reached their peak just yet.

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