Free fishing this weekend in Maine

Posted Feb. 13, 2010, at 3:18 p.m.

AUGUSTA, Maine — The Maine Department of Inland Fisheries and Wildlife is offering free fishing this weekend.

Family Fishing Days Feb. 13-14 are open to anyone except those whose license has been revoked or suspended. All other fishing regulations apply.

Fishing, whether on open water or on ice, draws thousands of residents and out-of-state visitors to Maine’s nearly 6,000 lakes and ponds and almost 32,000 miles of rivers and streams.

For a complete list of fishing regulations, including limits and sizes, visit