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Saugeen River Fishway Update

Denny’s Dam Fishway: Grant and the LHFC boys who manage the Denny’s Dam fishway have spent the summer cleaning out the fishway as it was jam-packed full of debris from the spring ice blowout. A contractor was called in to help with some of the stubborn pieces of debris. As of August 17th, the water […]

Creel Surveys Are Being Conducted by Bruce Power

Here is some important information released by Bruce Power. You can download the Bruce Power Lake Huron Creel Survey PDF File What is a creel survey? A creel survey consists of a series of questions returning anglers are asked about their fishing effort and catch as well as a measure, weigh and scale sample from […]

Bruce Power Lake Huron Thermal Monitoring

For all of you fisherman out on Lake Huron, here is some important information released from Bruce Power. You can download the following PDF files for more information: Bruce Power Lake Huron Thermal Monitoring Press Release Thermal Monitoring Equipment Details – Underwater Diagram and GPS Coordinates. What and where? Thermal monitoring is being conducted in […]

Saugeen Steelhead Trout Disease Test Negative

Every spring, during egg collection, the LHFC and Ontario Steelheaders collect about twenty (20) adult trout and send the sample fish to University of Guelph for testing. During this period, the laboratory tests for a variety of fish related diseases know to rainbow trout and steelhead. At this time, results have been received for the […]

Going Fishing – The Story of John Vandivier

Recently, the John Vandivier exhibit was added at the Guelph Museum. Guelph’s John Vandivier (1948-2009) was one of the top anglers in North America, winning numerous fishing tournaments for a variety of fresh water species. John worked with many well-known anglers including Bob Izumi. John and Bob entered and won many competitions and appeared in […]

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