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Fish tag:1

March 5, 2017
Deer in both North Dakota and northwest Minnesota endured cold and deep snow to start the winter, but conditions improved with the arrival of warmer temperatures in January and February. (North Dakota Game and Fish Department photo)
Winter may not have been so harsh for wildlife
March 5, 2017 - 2:18pm
Carp washed up on the shores of North Dakota’s Lake Isabel in March of 2007 after what North Dakota Game and Fish Department officials called a major winter kill on the lake. Lake Isabel is located between Bismarck and Jamestown.(Forum News Service file photo)
NDGF expect some lakes to have a fish kill caused by snow on ice
January 5, 2017 - 9:19pm
October 24, 2016
Defenders of Wildlife take aim at Corps plan for Yellowstone River, fish
October 24, 2016 - 6:47pm
May 13, 2016
The angling mortality rate that we’ve seen in the first three years of the study has been about 17-27 percent, depending on the region of Lake Oahe and the Missouri River. (Photo courtesy of NDGF)
Leier: Tagging walleyes for biological research
May 13, 2016 - 12:01am
May 6, 2016
Leier: Why fishermen can’t use some bait
May 6, 2016 - 12:23am
July 4, 2015
Dead fish float belly up after a fish kill from May 17-19, 2014, in the backwaters of the Missouri River where wastewater was discharged from the Williston treatment plant. (Photo courtesy of U.S. Army Corps of Engineers)
Williston wastewater deluge takes its toll on fish
July 4, 2015 - 10:00pm
March 13, 2015
The Press File Photo
Bullheads abundant at Patterson Lake: Recreational area still recovering from winterkill
March 13, 2015 - 9:36pm
February 20, 2015
Lab tests show petroleum in Yellowstone River fish
February 20, 2015 - 10:16pm
January 26, 2015
Fish netted at Yellowstone River to be examined for petroleum chemicals
January 26, 2015 - 10:00pm
August 7, 2014
North Dakota Game and Fish Department Photo 
Twenty years ago the North Dakota Game and Fish stocked approximately 50-70 waters annually with walleye fingerlings. This year, 156 waters shared 9 million walleye fingerlings.
Leier: Vast expansion of ND fisheries
August 7, 2014 - 12:18am
Photo by Dave Orrick / Pioneer Press 
University of Minnesota Professor Peter Sorensen discusses the newly operational underwater sound system designed to deter invasive carp on Monday at Lock and Dam No. 8 on the Mississippi River south of La Crosse, Wis., in Genoa, Wis. The first-of-its-kind system cost $75,000 and plays the racket of about 20 outboard motors through five underwater speakers.
Carp get an earful from underwater speakers
August 7, 2014 - 12:14am