It’s the Fish Bowl!
Join the DNR on Facebook
this May and June to vote for your favorite Iowa fish as they move through the Fish Bowl playoffs. And when the Fish Bowl champion is crowned, Iowa anglers will get a chance to win a prize package of fishing lures valued at $100.
Beginning May 21, two fish representing each region of the state will face off to determine which fish will be Fish Bowl Champion. To vote for a fish, go to the DNR’s Facebook page at www.facebook.com/iowadnr
and comment on the Fish Bowl posts with your fish of choice. Be sure to “like” the DNR’s page while you’re there to see future Fish Bowl posts.
The playoff schedule is as follows:
May 21: southwest regional, bluegill vs. crappie- WINNER: CRAPPIE
May 23: northeast regional, trout vs. pike- WINNER: TROUT
May 27: southeast regional, flathead catfish vs. largemouth bass - WINNER: CATFISH
May 29: northwest regional, walleye vs. smallmouth bass - WINNER: WALLEYE
June 2: western semifinal - walleye vs. crappie - WINNER: WALLEYE
June 5: eastern semifinal - trout vs. catfish - WINNER: CATFISH
June 9: Fish Bowl Final - Walleye vs. catfish
June 10: Fish Bowl champion announced- WINNER: WALLEYE
When the Fish Bowl champion is announced June 10 on Facebook, the post will also include a link to the DNR’s website, where fans can register to win a prize package of fishing lures valued at $100.
For more pictures of fish in the running, visit the DNR on Pinterest at www.pinterest.com/iowadnr
and check the “Iowa Fishing” board. Updates will also be posted on Twitter at www.twitter.com/iowadnr