Fish Facts: Bluegill

Bluegill (Lepomis macrochirus) are also know as bream, brim, or sunfish. Bluegill Range from the Rio Grand to Minnesota to Florida and everywhere inbetween. Bluegill can be identified by the blue gillflap. Bluegill grow to a maximum size of nearly 5 pounds. Bluegills prefer pools in streams, lakes, and ponds. Bluegill are one of the … Read more

Bearded Hen – Minnesota

John Carlson of Minnesota shot this beautiful Merriam Turkey on April 29th 2005. The bearded hen was taken in Nebraska using a ground blind a Hazel Creek hen decoy and a Watab Creek Game Call.