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National day for fishing

Put your waders on. Saturday is National Hunting and Fishing Day.

The day is designed to recognize hunters and anglers for their leadership in fish and wildlife conservation, according to a release on The annual celebration began in 1971.

Country music star Luke Bryan serves as this year's honorary chairman of National Hunting and Fishing Day.

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