Learn to Fish - CRSNA, 7.21

Date(s): 
  7/21/2022
Time(s): 
10am-noon, Thursday
Description: 
FREE youth catch-and–release clinics at Cache River State Natural Area, Barkhausen-Cache River Wetlands Center.  The clinics will be held Thursdays, 10-noon, June 9, 30 and July 7, 21, 2022.  Instructors will present information on fish and other aquatic life; fishing rules and regulations; and basic instructions on baiting a hook, tying a knot and casting, tactics for catching fish, and how to handle and return fish to the water.  Participants may bring their own equipment, or will be provided with rods, reels, bait, and tackle for 90 minutes of catch-and-release fishing.  The clinics are for children 16 and younger, but anyone interested in learning basic fishing techniques can attend.  Parents and other adults are not required to have a fishing license to assist during this program.  Please register in advance by calling the Wetlands Center at 618-657-2064. 
For more information: 
 
Event Type: 
Animals; Fishing; Nature; Outdoor Event; State Parks
DNR Region(s): 
5
Map: 
Coordinates
Leaflet | OSM
Location: 
Barkhasuen- Cache River Wetlands Center
DNR Park: 
Cache River
Address: 
8885 State Route 37 South
City, State ZIP: 
Cypress IL 62923
8885 State Route 37 South Cypress IL 62923
Directions: 
 
Contact person/email: 
Site Interpreter / Molie.Oliver@illinois.gov
Phone/Fax: 
618-657-2064 / 618-657-2065
Other Phone: 
 
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