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ARE Fishing Derby Program
Aquatic Resources Education (ARE)
Sponsor a Derby

 Annual derby requests must be submitted by Dec.15

Derby Reporting

Submit within 30 days after the derby 


The Fishing Derby Program provides a positive fishing experience for beginners of all ages. The AGFC co-sponsors these events with organizations such as civic clubs, municipalities, other government agencies, churches, schools and nursing homes. Sponsors recruit volunteers and provide a public derby site. The Commission stocks the site with fish and provides technical guidance for the event. For advice on how to host a successful family-friendly event, and additional derby requirements click on the Derby Application Packet link below.

 

The 2021 derby schedule will be available in February for the March-October derby season.