Did you know the world record Walleye was caught in Arkansas? That’s right, I said ARKANSAS!

Typically when people think of Walleye they think of  Nothern states with blistering cold winters and strong allegiances to dairy. This is not wrong as Walleye were originally found only in the Great Lakes Region and Missouri and Mississippi River Basins.

However, thanks to hard work from state fisheries and non-profit organizations throughout the country, Walleye have been successfully introduced to over 40 US states!  This introduction has strengthened walleye fishing and culture enough to ensure a bright future for the next generation of anglers. So, get out to your Walleye lake and start fishing, you’re not going to catch the next state record sitting on the couch!

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