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Rick, a Great Parks’ employee at Sharon Woods, caught this large mouth bass while fishing at the park on November 5, 2017. He caught it on a 13-foot cane pole with a little crappie rig. Congratulations, Rick!

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On a recent Sunday afternoon under a cloudy November sky, I joined some fellow naturalists for my first lesson in flint knapping. In its simplest terms, flint knapping is making arrowheads and spear tips from stone. Stone is broken away by percussion and pressure flaking, which were two terms new to me. Adam, the instructor, […]

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Check out the 45 lb blue catfish caught by Brian McLucas at Sharon Woods’ lake on October 15, 2017! This monster was caught on a lipless crankbait after pulling the boat around for 15 minutes. According to Brian, “It was one of the best fights I’ve ever had, and I was surprised I landed the […]

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