The Department of Natural Resources and Environmental Control’s Fish & Wildlife Natural Resources Police will hold its 31st annual Youth Fishing Tournament from 10 a.m. to 1 p.m. June 3 at Ingrams Pond in Millsboro, Akridge Scout Reservation in Camden and at the dog training area of Lums Pond State Park in Bear.
The tournament is open to ages 4 through 15. An adult must accompany youths younger than age 12, and contestants must bring their own fishing equipment. Prizes will be awarded at 1:30 p.m. in three age groups: 4-7, 8-11 and 12-15. The tournament is free and open to the public. Participants are encouraged to arrive before 10 a.m. to register for the tournament.
In addition to the fishing tournament celebrating National Fishing and Boating Week, DNREC’s Division of Fish & Wildlife has designated June 3-4 as free fishing days when anyone may fish in Delaware waters without a fishing license.
For more information, call 739-9913.