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Ohio’s free fishing days, June 17 and 18, provide all Ohio residents the chance to cast a line at hundreds of public fishing locations without a license.

West Virginia’s Free Fishing Weekend will return June 10-11; it is part of a nationwide effort to make fishing more accessible to the public.

The Wayne National Forest is planning a fishing derby at the Lamping Homestead Recreation Area, April 22.

Division of Wildlife experts will present basic bass fishing strategies April 26, from 6 to 9 p.m.

Stark Parks is hosting free derby events as part of the 2023 fishing derby circuit, starting with the Jack Cullen Towpath Trail Trout Derby, on April 29.

Lake Erie walleye and yellow perch fisheries are managed through an interagency quota system. The most recent quotas were announced on March 30.

Gov. Jim Justice announced that the West Virginia Gold Rush will return, giving anglers a chance to catch golden rainbow trout and win prizes.

The 10.15-pound smallmouth bass caught in the Ontario, Canada, waters of Lake Erie in November 2022 was a 16-year-old female.

The Division of Wildlife operates six state fish hatcheries, which raised and stocked more than 52 million fish in 2022. Hatchery open houses are free.

The Ohio Department of Natural Resources Division of Wildlife will release 84,000 rainbow trout in 88 lakes and ponds beginning March 16.