Free Fishing Days in Illinois Set for June 14-16

Free Fishing Days in Illinois Set for June 14-16

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Illinois residents and visitors can fish without a license or stamps during Free Fishing Days from June 14-16, organized by the Illinois Department of Natural Resources. This annual event offers a great opportunity for seasoned anglers and newcomers alike to enjoy fishing in the state's lakes and rivers.

For those planning to keep their catch, it's important to check Illinois fish advisories at www.dph.illinois.gov/fish-advisories to ensure the fish are safe to eat. These advisories provide crucial information about potential contaminants in various water bodies.

To find the best fishing spots, visit www.ifishillinois.org. The site lists publicly accessible lakes and rivers, along with information on the types of fish available and tips for a successful outing.

Participants are reminded to respect private property and observe no trespassing signs to ensure a positive experience for everyone. 

Stay informed about the latest developments in the world of fishing by visiting Baitium's Fishing News page.

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