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Fishing Sports Project

Explore fishing in the Land of 10,000+ Lakes. Learn about fish species and habitats; experiment with fishing gear, baits and lures; tie knots, lines and flies; research fishing regulations; and explore careers related to fishing.


State & regional events

To view county or local club events, visit the county website.

View all 4-H events

Shooting Sports & Wildlife Leader Certification

Shooting sports & wildlife instructors must be certified. This is a weekend training designed to cover the needed knowledge and rules to become a certified instructor in one discipline: Archery, Muzzle loading, Shotgun, Air Rifle/Air Pistol/.22 Rifle, Wildlife and Coordinator. It covers life skills, state regulations, and content skills needed for each of the six disciplines. More info.

Minnesota State Fair

4-H plays a pivotal role in youth development and public education at the Minnesota State Fair. More than 7,000 4-H youth have the opportunity to interact with the public and educate fairgoers through 4-H exhibits, demonstrations, performances, and 4-H promotion. More info.

Fishing Sports Project resources

Beginning to learn about fishing sports:

Some experience with this project:

Looking for a challenge:

Project leader resources

Other online resources

4-H Youth record keeping

Project evaluation

Contact

To get involved with the 4-H Fishing Sports Project, contact your county 4-H staff.

Nicole Pokorney, Extension educator
pokorney@umn.edu
507-536-6304 

All resources on this page have been reviewed by our faculty and included for their educational value. No endorsement is intended or implied. Minnesota 4-H does not profit from the inclusion of any commercial project resources.

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