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Creasy's Column for Reel Life September 2018

At last the river has cleared, but still it runs high from snowmelt in the ranges.

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Will Spry Fishing Report for Reel Life September 2018

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Mackenzie Country Report

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Chris Dore Fishing Report for Reel Life September 2018

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A decent winter in the south has left a reasonable snow pack and aquifers topped up, but with a warm spring in the forecast, how long this will maintain river...

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Anglers and hunters strongly urged to vote with Fish & Game polls open

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Anglers and hunters are being urged to “make time now” to vote in Fish & Game’s elections – with a warning that choosing the best councillors to represent them has...

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A big call – the hunt’s on for New Zealand’s best duck caller

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The country’s aspiring duck and goose callers are preparing to out-cackle and “ruffle each other’s feathers” in the New Zealand Duck and Goose Calling Championships later this month.

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Wild duck competition proves a winner

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Hunters from around the country converged on North Canterbury to take part in the first Canterbury Wild Duck Competition.

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Anglers urged to try a 'fishy lucky dip'

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Anglers…here’s a “fishy lucky dip” that could net you a trout worth $10,000.

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Fish & Game elections off to ‘healthy start’

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Fish & Game elections are off to a “flying start” with plenty of candidates throwing their hats into the ring.

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Remember to Vote - Farmers are!

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This years Fish & Game elections are already attracting a bit of attention, Stuff.co.nz has published a story about Federated Farmers putting candidates up for election.

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Fish & Game Officer -West Coast Region

Fish & Game N.Z. West Coast has a vacancy for a full-time Fish & Game Officer to work remotely in the Buller and West Coast regions.

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Creasy's Column for Reel Life August 2018

In winter there is time to dream

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David Haynes column for Reel Life August 2018

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BLOODY FOREIGNERS!

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Chris Dore Fishing Report for Reel Life August 2018

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Martin Langlands column for Reel Life August 2018

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Before we talk about the upcoming season, let me recap on the passing winter’s fishing.

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Graeme Marshall Fishing Report for Reel Life August 2018

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‘Clean it up or stop it’ – call for action on environmentally damaging intensive winter feeding

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The agriculture industry is being challenged to clean up its act and enforce much higher standards for the environmentally damaging practice of intensive winter feeding.

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Intensive winter feeding – poor practice hurting the environment and farming

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Fish and Game is calling for action to stop the environmental damage caused by intensive winter feeding of stock, saying the practice is not only damaging our rivers and streams,...

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Anglers ‘eager' as new trout licences go on sale

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Trout fishing licences for the coming year are going on sale tomorrow as freshwater anglers eagerly look forward to the start of the 2018-19 freshwater sports fishing season.

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Central South Island Fish & Game joins the appeal on the RDR Decision

Central South Island Fish & Game Council (CSIFG) is joining an appeal against Canterbury Regional Council’s decision on applications by Rangitata Diversion Race Limited as a S274 party.

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Fish & Game praises Lake Tutira clean up efforts

Volunteers planted hundreds of natives sedges and other plants along the shores of Lake Tutira.

Fish & Game has praised the efforts of community groups and individuals who are continuing their battle to improve Lake Tutira’s water quality.

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