Barren River walleye among fish being collected for broodstock for state’s rivers

Barren River walleye will be among the native river strain walleye broodstock collected by the Kentucky Department of Fish and Wildlife Resources from late January through spring.

Thank You! 150,000+ times

In less than four years ago, BarrenRiverblog.com has had over 150,000 visitors.

96 Sandhill Cranes killed during season

Ninety-six Sandhill Cranes were reported killed this season (Dec. 13 – Jan. 11).

Barren River Lake Shoreline Management Plan seeks input at Jan. 30-31 meetings

Barren River Lake will be undergoing a review of its Shoreline Management Plan (SMP) during meetings Jan. 30-31.

77 Sandhill Cranes killed, one week left

With one week remaining in the Kentucky 2014-2015 Sandhill Crane hunting season, 77 cranes have been reported killed.

2015 Kentucky Fishing Forecast released; looks good for Barren River and Lake

The Kentucky Department of Fish and Wildlife Resources has released its 2015 Kentucky Fishing Forecast for Kentucky’s major lakes and streams.

Falling lake levels force ramp closures

As the Barren River Lake falls toward Winter Pool (525 ft.), low water levels are causing several ramp closures around the lake.

Fishermen, hunters should prepare for cold temperatures to avoid hypothermia

Fishermen and hunters need to be aware of the risks that are associated with the cold temperatures.

Barren River Lake, dam celebrate 50 years

The U.S. Army Corps of Engineers at Barren River Lake celebrated the 50th anniversary of Barren River Lake and dam today.

Barren River Lake and Dam will celebrate 50th Anniversary on Saturday, Oct. 25

The Barren River Lake and Dam will celebrate its 50th anniversary Saturday, Oct. 25, at 1 p.m., at the Tailwater Stilling Basin, below the dam.