NewsLocal News / April 12, 2018

Hoosiers Can Fish For Free April 21 At State's Lakes, Rivers

That Saturday will be the first of four free fishing days this year in Indiana. The three others are May 19 and June 2 and June 3.Indiana Department of Natural Resources, fishing2018-04-12T00:00:00-04:00
Hoosiers Can Fish For Free April 21 At State's Lakes, Rivers

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INDIANAPOLIS (AP) — Indiana residents without a fishing license won't need one to go fishing later this month at the state's public-owned lakes and rivers.

The state Department of Natural Resources says Hoosiers can go fishing April 21 without a fishing license or a trout stamp.

That Saturday will be the first of four free fishing days this year in Indiana. The three others are May 19 and June 2 and June 3.

Those days give residents and their families a chance to fish because adults won't need a fishing license on those days.

Children ages 17 and younger do not need a license on any day.

The April 21 free fishing day will include a workshop for families on learning to fish at southern Indiana's Muscatatuck National Wildlife Refuge outside Seymour.

 

 

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