GRAND JUNCTION, Colo. - Ben Felt, the Area Aquatic Biologist for Colorado Parks and Wildlife, stopped by the studio to talk about ice fishing, which is a major outdoor sport here in Colorado. He discusses popular spots and safety precautions to take while ice fishing. Ben also brought examples of the types of gear necessary to ensure a safe and effective ice fishing trip. Some of those items include spikes, fishing rods, an ice auger, a fish finder, and a pop-up shelter. Ben also shared some of his own techniques to ensure that you take home a few fish on your next ice fishing trip.
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