The annual August full moon is also called the sturgeon moon because it’s believed the giant fish are most easily caught during the full moon period.
If you’re itching to get out and cast a line, wait no longer. The Michigan Department of Natural Resources is reminding anglers that a new fishing license season begins Monday, April 1.
The Department of Natural Resources reminds anglers that a new license season begins Friday, April 1, with new regulations adopted for 2011-12, including a new possession limit.
Michigan anglers and bait shop owners are warning that a push to ban lead in fishing tackle would harm the state’s $7 billion fishing industry at a time when it’s already hard-hit by the recession.