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Learn Fishing Tips From the Experts
Posted: 05/15/2012
Whether you want to learn to fish, compete for prizes at a tournament, or just have some fun, there is something for everyone at upcoming fishing clinics held across the state.  

A list of fishing clinics is available on the Iowa Department of Natural Resources website under the special events calendar at  

Activities vary at each clinic and may include fish identification, how to operate a reel, different ways to cast, knot tying, how to handle fish, bait presentations and different fish cleaning methods.  

For more information about individual events, call the number listed with the clinic.