Posts tagged "Tampier Lake"

Cook County Forest Preserve Fisheries' Walleye Program

As many of you know, I do the outdoor column for the Chicago Tribune.  Just recently, the the Forest Preserve District of Cook County fisheries division conducted their annual walleye propagation program.  I have a column in the Tribune today about a conversation I had with the Chief Fisheries Biologist, Steve Silic.  To see the column... Read more »

More ice reports come in

Tony Boshold with a nice gill Steve Palmisano of Henry’s Sports sent over a report late last night on Tampier Lake.  Here’s what he said… “Three and a half inches of ice on Tampier Tuesday at 3 pm. good to go with some common sense.   Steve” Tampier Lake is a Cook County Forest Preserve Lake... Read more »

IHSA Bass Fishing Sectionals

IHSA Bass Fishing Sectional winners at Tampier Lake I helped out at the IHSA Bass Fishing Sectional at Tampier Lake on Friday. It as great to see all of the young anglers fishing their hearts out to get a place in the Championship at Carlyle Lake Mary 8 and 9, Who would think that bass... Read more »

Walleye Spawning project held at Tampier Lake

This 12 pound 6 ounce walleye captured at Tampier Lake was used in the spawning project and later released back in the lake. For many years I have helped the Cook County Forest Preserve District Fisheries with their walleye spawning project. The brood lake is Tampier Lake near Orland Park (131st St. & Wolf Rd.).... Read more »