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NEW LICENSE DATES??

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The rule book says one thing and then we called the dnr office and they said that your 2007 license was good until april 30, but the 2008 booklet says that your 2007 licenses is only good tell the end of feb. so I don't have a clue if they even now. A little help to get this clariffied would help thanks.

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April 30th. Per the DNR - check the DNR website.

DNR Regs Page

Theres a whole post on this in the 'open water' forum.

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thank you guys so if you read the 2008 rule book it's pretty cut and dry or is the book wrong?

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Wow, thanks for posting. I would have been at the gas station "buying new" on 3-1-08 had I not read this.

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do perms still have to be off by march first

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Yes.

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 Originally Posted By: hardwaterguy
do perms still have to be off by march first

I think with the amount of ice we have this year, we could lobby for later dates, maybe they'll give us an extra week,

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On the other hand less houses means less pressure !!!!

i'd vote to keep it the same grin.gif

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yes they do have to be off, but you can still use them 1 hour before sunrise to midnight, just like you can with your portable . i will still bring my wheel house out during march as long as ice permits.

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With this current cold front and with how the extended forecast looks - I think we will be hauling the perms out for awhile!

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I think we're in for a some phenomenal ice fishing in March.

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We will have good ice late into the month - I love ice fishing in a sweatshirt!

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I know i cant wait. Some of the lakes ive fished recently have like 30 inches of ice almost!! by the end of march there's still gonna be at least 20 thats awesome.

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