Free Fishing Weekend

North Dakotans who want to give fishing a try are reminded they can fish for free June 3-4. That is the state’s Free Fishing Weekend, when all residents age 16 and over can fish any North Dakota water without a license. Residents age 15 and under do not need a fishing license at any time of year.

Boat Ramp Update

The ice is disappearing off North Dakota's waters, and soon it will be time to haul out the boat and head to the boat ramp on your favorite lake or river. Watch this week's webcast for an update on the status of North Dakota's boat ramps this spring.

Fishing Outlook

With spring here, ice is beginning to give way, and open water fishing is just around the corner. So how is the 2017 summer fishing season shaping up? Get an overview in this week’s webcast with fisheries division chief Greg Power.