Main Menu
Advertisement
Affiliates
Advertisement
Newest Members
Basso1964, outdoorlife1984, Daggaboy42, IthinkIhearsumtin, Jara
62660 Registered Users
Top Posters
dogcatcher 83246
stxranchman 52093
RWH24 44568
rifleman 44267
BOBO the Clown 42730
bill oxner 41008
BMD 40619
Big Orn 37484
txshntr 34823
sig226fan (Rguns.com) 31414
facebook
Forum Stats
62660 Members
46 Forums
438233 Topics
6036178 Posts

Max Online: 16728 @ 03/25/12 08:51 AM
Topic Options
#6267284 - 04/19/16 05:18 PM Lease program helps anglers' access to rivers
jeh7mmmag Offline
gramps

Registered: 11/01/04
Posts: 12906
Loc: Colleyville, DFW, TX
Not public hunting to say, but Federal USDA / TPWD money for Public access to some great River sites. Should make a lot of yak and canoe fishermen happy

Quote:

Lease program helps anglers' access to rivers
Texas anglers are benefiting from the state's River Access and Conservation Areas program that uses federal dollars to create public river access for fishing through lease agreements with private landowners.







The 30-mile-or-so stretch of the Brazos River downstream from Lake Whitney holds a wonderful bass fishery, with spectacular scenery and a world of wildlife in, over and along its course.

What it didn't have until recently was a way for most anglers to access and enjoy most of that exceptional resource without a major commitment in time and effort. Distances between public access/egress points, where float-fishing anglers could put in or take out the shallow-draft, non-motorized kayaks or canoes required to navigate that section of the Brazos, were too great for a simple day-long float-fishing trip. With more than 20 miles between public access points on one section, only those willing and able to invest a couple of days – and at least one night - on the river were able to experience what the Brazos offers.
much more:
http://www.chron.com/sports/outdoors/art...ers-7253056.php
_________________________

Top
#6295259 - 05/11/16 01:51 PM Re: Lease program helps anglers' access to rivers [Re: jeh7mmmag]
jeh7mmmag Offline
gramps

Registered: 11/01/04
Posts: 12906
Loc: Colleyville, DFW, TX
Some more information about access, and list of locations of new access points.

TPWD helps anglers get access to fish’s favorite stomping grounds.

http://www.tpwmagazine.com/archive/2016/...rce=govdelivery




River Access and Conservation Areas

http://tpwd.texas.gov/fishboat/fish/recr...rce=govdelivery





Angler Access to Texas Rivers Continues to Improve

http://tpwd.texas.gov/newsmedia/releases...rce=govdelivery
_________________________

Top



© 2004-2016 OUTDOOR SITES NETWORK all rights reserved USA and Worldwide