Lake Gaston Fishing News

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"2015 Freshwater Fishing Guide" now available

Date Updated: 
01/14/2015
Source: 
Virginia Department of Game & Inland Fisheries

The new 2015 Freshwater Fishing in Virginia (Fishing Regulations) book is now available as a printed book or as a file online.

EPA coal ash rules draw criticism from environmentalists

Date Updated: 
12/22/2014
Source: 
SoVANow.com

The U.S. Environmental Protection Agency (EPA) announced new rules Friday for the disposal and storage of coal ash 10 months after the Dan River became a center of attention nationally in a battle between environmentalists and utilities on how the waste materials should be handled.

Wetlands More Vulnerable to Invasives Like Hydrilla as Climate Changes

Date Updated: 
12/09/2014
Source: 
Lake Gaston Guide

In the battle between native and invasive wetland plants, a new Duke University study finds climate change may tip the scales in favor of the invaders -- but it’s going to be more a war of attrition than a frontal assault.

With winter on the horizon, get your Lake Gaston bass plans in order

Date Updated: 
10/31/2014
Source: 
North Carolina Sportsman

When you’re thinking about all the time you expect to spend indoors this winter, why not include some time to get out for a day or so of fishing?

Vegitation Planting in Lake

Date Updated: 
10/31/2014
Source: 
The-Dispatch.com

W. Kerr Scott Reservoir, Lake Gaston, Lookout Shoals, Lake Townsend, and Oak Hollow Lake have received plantings of vegetation, including water willow, soft stem bulrush, white water lily, pickerelweed, and eelgrass

Successfull Weed Treatment Likely in 2014

Date Updated: 
10/15/2014
Source: 
Lake Gaston Guide

The Lake Gaston Weed Control Council has been told it was most likely a "successful 2014 treatment year" based on post treatment site assessments, initial surveys conducted by Lake Gaston Association volunteers and NC State University, and weather conditions throughout the growing season.

Ribbon cutting at Steel Bridge launch

Date Updated: 
09/27/2014
Source: 
Lake Gaston Gazette-Observer

A new Canoe/Kayak Launch was dedicated Thursday adjacent to the U.S. 1. Steel Bridge in Mecklenburg County for water enthusiasts. Officials said the launch will accommodate the handicapped as well as able-bodied paddlers and...

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