ice fishing


: fishing that is done in winter through a hole that is cut in the ice on a lake, pond, etc.

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Recent Examples on the Web The event will now be held on the shore and the ice fishing contest has been canceled due to poor ice conditions. Tanya Wildt, Detroit Free Press, 2 Feb. 2024 See more club penguin ice fishing theme song - julie on the internet #greenscreen #sourdough #sourdoughbread #sourdoughs ... Tiney Ricciardi, The Denver Post, 1 Feb. 2024 On Thursday, the Wisconsin Fishing Team is also offering free ice fishing lessons for beginners along with awards for smallest fish, biggest fish, best fishing photo and other impressive catches. Claire Reid, Journal Sentinel, 31 Jan. 2024 There are stations designed to teach children about ice fishing and the first 100 participants will win an ice fishing bucket full of prizes from several ice fishing vendors courtesy of Fleet Farm. Tim Speier, Twin Cities, 20 Jan. 2024 Authorities transported the male, identified as Richard Francis Gadbois, 80, to a local hospital where he was later pronounced deceased. Gadbois, who ran an ice fishing outfitter on Mille Lacs, was out checking ice conditions when the incident occurred, said the sheriff's office. USA TODAY, 16 Jan. 2024 With exquisite timing, Milwaukee Repertory Theater celebrated the arrival of both a stunning Packers playoff victory and a brutal cold snap by opening a new production of the greatest ice fishing musical ever Sunday evening at the Stackner Cabaret. Jim Higgins, Journal Sentinel, 15 Jan. 2024 This has proven difficult for those who enjoy winter recreational activities like ice fishing, ice skating, hockey and snowmobiling ― and those whose livelihoods depend on these activities. Claire Reid, Journal Sentinel, 26 Feb. 2024 In addition to impacting local economies tied to winter activities such as ice fishing, a lack of winter ice can increase shoreline erosion, as waves brought on by strong winter winds are free to pound the shores. Keith Matheny, Detroit Free Press, 15 Feb. 2024

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“Ice fishing.” Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, Accessed 19 Apr. 2024.

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