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Wabamun Lake Fishery Update

[Note: The following was first published in the June 2017 Alberta Outdoorsmen.] Copyright © 2017 Don H. Meredith, All Rights Reserved. It has been a while since I wrote a column about what is happening with the Wabamun Lake fishery. Wabamun … Continue reading

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NIMBY Wildlife

[Note: The following was first published in the December 2014 Alberta Outdoorsmen.] Copyright © 2014 Don H. Meredith, All Rights Reserved. “Well, the fish are going to have to get out of the way. I will not have weeds growing … Continue reading

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Wabamun Lake Fisheries Update

[Note: The following was first published in the October 2012 Alberta Outdoorsmen. A more recent update was published in the June 2017 Alberta Outdoorsmen and is posted here. Wabamun Lake is located some 60 km west of Edmonton, Alberta, Canada.] … Continue reading

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Are Whitefish Next?

In my March column for the Alberta Outdoorsmen, I discuss the collapsing fish populations in Alberta. When I first came here 40 years ago, the fishing was amazing with anglers taking home many fish for the table. Now, we must … Continue reading

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Fish Tumours and Tapeworms

In the article I wrote for the 2009 Alberta Guide to Sportfishing Regulations, “On Tumours and Tapeworms”, I discussed why some fish caught by anglers seem diseased. I particularly mentioned skin tumours that are typically found on northern pike, walleye … Continue reading

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Wabamun Lake Fisheries

[Note: The following was first published in the March 2008 Alberta Outdoorsmen. For a more recent update (2012 November), go to Wabamun Lake Fisheries Update.] Copyright © 2008 Don H. Meredith, All Rights Reserved. It is one of the most popular lakes in … Continue reading

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