Southwest Ohio Fishing Lake Maps - Region Five(5)
Find all of your Southwest Ohio lake and reservoir fishing maps here for fishing around Toledo, Maumee, Norwalk, Findlay, and Lima. There will be additional lakes added to the listings as they become available. Ohio Division of Wildlife Offices are listed below. Please contact them with any concerns or comments that you may have concerning your favorite lakes!
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- Reminders for Gun Season: Gun and Tree Stand Safety November 13, 2019Hunting is one of the safest recreational activities in America, thanks in part to state-mandated hunter education programs. Most hunting accidents these days are related to tree stands. Follow best practices for every hunt.
- ODNR Hosted Deer Archery Hunt for Veterans at Zaleski State Forest November 13, 2019Last month, the ODNR hosted 19 disabled Ohio veterans for a guided archery hunt at Zaleski State Forest and Lake Hope State Park over the Oct. 11-13 weekend.
- Ohio’s Deer Hunters Preparing for Annual Gun Season November 12, 2019Deer-gun season starts Mon, Dec 2! Hunting remains the most effective management tool for maintaining OH’s healthy deer population.
- Where to Fish in Winter: How Species of Fish Survive Under Ice and Cold Water November 11, 2019Have you ever wondered how fish survive in Ohio’s cold winter weather or where they go when water freezes over? Like many people, fish tend to be less active in the cold.
- Reporting Wildlife Sightings from the Tree Stand: Wildlife Reporting System November 11, 2019While you’re in your tree stand waiting for the perfect shot at a white-tailed deer, you’re likely to see a lot of other wildlife. Report wildlife sightings and contribute important data to science!
- Thankful for BIRDS! November 8, 2019Thinking about the wildlife we are thankful for, we cannot forget BIRDS! Birds aren’t just fun to watch and identify, they also play an important role in pest control.
- Wildlife Gift Guide November 8, 2019Looking for unique gifts? Get an early start on that holiday list with the Wildlife Gift Guide! Consider buying the hunter or angler in your life a gift certificate for a multiyear or lifetime license.
- Game Check Update: Confirmation Code November 8, 2019Attention hunters! When completing game check, hunters will now receive a 6-digit confirmation code. If you bought your tag prior to Oct 16, 2019 it will say 18-digit confirmation code on the tag.
- Lake Erie Fish Ohio Report November 7, 2019Check the latest Lake Erie Fish Ohio Report for information on walleye, perch, and bass fishing conditions.
- Wear It! Safe Boating this Winter November 7, 2019Winter is just around the corner, and more hunters and anglers will be on cold water, putting themselves in potential danger if they don’t use precautions. Learn more about staying safe on the water.
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