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From the April 2007 Conservationist


Photo: Bill Banaszewski

Empire State Adventures: Trout Fishing, Anyone?

By John Razzano

April 1 is the beginning of trout fishing season in New York; the real first day of spring to thousands of anglers who have been impatiently waiting for ice-free water so they can catch their limit of famished trout that have had little to eat since the onset of winter. If you'd like to join those who pursue these popular game fish in the streams, rivers and ponds of New York, allow me to whet your appetite...

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