Fishing

Explore the world of fishing at the water’s edge! Kick back in the shade and enjoy the company of friends while you fish. Fishing is a easy and relaxing outdoor activity and is fun for the whole family. Fishing can be inexpensive and available with present city, county, and state public waterways. You’ll also learn resource management and leadership skills.

Here are just a few things you will learn in this project:

  • Basic fishing skills
  • Fish and aquatic life identification
  • Aquatic Ecology
  • Fishing laws, ethics and stewardship
  • Tackle crafting – lures, rods, and other fishing equipment
  • Boating skills
  • Outdoor safety and first aid
  • Fish habitat management

Family Fishing Weekends

These fun-filled weekends are open to any enrolled 4-H family wanting to learn basic fishing skills while staying at a camp. These camps are usually held in the summer. Registration is through 4-H

GRADE
Open to all 4-H members and Clover Kids. Some events and activities will carry age limitations.

TRY IF YOU LIKE
Fishing, being outdoors, water sports, knowing where your food comes from, boating

TIMING
Fishing projects can last as long as you stay interested.