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New Vermont Baitfish Rules Effective Feb. 2

Vermont regulations for fishing with live bait will be a little more accommodating for anglers starting in early February. On January 17, the Vermont Fish & Wildlife Board voted to approve changes to the baitfish regulations, allowing anglers more flexibility on transporting baitfish and more options for the fish species they can use as bait. The modifications, which go into effect on February 2, 2013, will not significantly reduce the regulation's protection of Vermont's fish populations. The primary changes to the regulation include: • adding pumpkinseed, bluegill, rock bass, and banded killifish to the statewide approved baitfish list •...
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  • 5-Year-Olds Tiny Catch Wins LCI Governors Cup
    - Colchester, VT -- "The fishing is good, but the catching ... not so much" was a common phrase at the 6th Annual LCI Governor's Cup on Tuesday, May 28 in Colchester. But, ...
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  • Nineteenth LCI All Season Reels Em in Again
    - "I love the LCI All-Season Tournament!" declared long-time angler Gerry Hartley of Fairfax, VT. "It gives me five-months' worth of fishing, where every time I fish Lake C...
  • Vermont F&W Course for Educators July 14-19
    - Vermont's popular fish and wildlife summer course for teachers and other educators will be held July 14-19, 2013.The hands-on field course that gets educators out into Ve...
  • Vermonts Walleye Season Starts May 4
    - The best walleye fishing in New England will begin soon in several Vermont rivers and lakes, according to the Vermont Fish & Wildlife Department. The department is re...

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Vermont Fishing Regs & Licenses

Fishing - $20.00
Youth Fishing (ages 15-17) - $8.00
3-Day Fishing – $15.00

Fishing - $41.00
Youth Fishing (ages 15-17) - $15.00
1, 3, or 7-Day Fishing – $15.00, $20.00, $30.00

License Requirements:
Anyone fishing, in possession of, or transporting fish taken in Vermont waters or the Vermont/New Hampshire waters of the Connecticut River must be properly licensed and must carry the license on his/her person.

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