Month: August 2019

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Seminar – Silver Carp Control – WBEFC

The Roane County Lions Clubs are sponsoring a science based educational seminar, September 10th at 6pm at the Kingston Community Center. The detailed PowerPoint presentation by Dr. Timothy Joseph, a Roane County Fishery Biologist, will explain the ecological and economic disaster that threaten us if nothing is done stop the invasive silver carp and control …

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Focus remains on Kentucky, Tennessee in fight against Asian carp [photos, video]

From Times Free Press The fish are Asian carp, an invasive species whose growing population has migrated from the Ohio River into the Tennessee River, threatening the region’s renowned biodiversity, commercial fishing industry and posing a health risk to recreational boaters. Day after day as the crew works, the constant sound of construction startles the …

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Tennessee River Valley Reels in some of the Nation’s Biggest Bass Tournaments

Tennessee River Valley Reels in some of the Nation’s Biggest Bass Tournaments The Tennessee River Valley is home to many world-class bass fisheries, and with TVA’s commitment to keeping its reservoirs healthy, the region is attracting some of the nation’s top bass tournament, bringing with it thousands of competing anglers in search of winning it …

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Bryan College anglers in good position for national tournament

Bryan College anglers in good position for national tournament Bryan College expects to do well the next few days in the Carhartt Bassmaster College Series Championship — for three big reasons: (1) The Dayton school has an impressive short history in college bass fishing in general and the Carhartt nationals in particular, having won the …

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