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BREC hosting fishing rodeo on Mardi Gras day

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BATON ROUGE, LA (WAFB) -

BREC’s Conservation and Outdoor Adventure programs will be hosting a fishing rodeo on Mardi Gras day (Tuesday, February 13, 2018) at the newly renovated North Sherwood Forest Community Park in Baton Rouge.

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BREC organizers will stock the park’s pond with adult channel catfish to ensure there are plenty of fish for participants to catch on Fat Tuesday.

The rodeo will begin at 8 a.m. and end at 11 a.m. Registration will be available on the morning of the event but participants are encouraged to register in advance by emailing conservation@brec.org. The event is weather dependent.

North Sherwood Forest Community Park is located at 3140 N. Sherwood Forest Drive Baton Rouge, LA 70814.

For more information about the event visit: http://www.brec.org/index.cfm/calendar/category/OutdoorAdventureCalendar

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