ODWC & Fishing Clinics

The Oklahoma Department of Wildlife Conservation

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The ODWC regional headquarters are on the Oklahoma Aquarium campus.  ODWC focuses on the role of sport fishing, outdoor recreation and conservation of local resources.

Phone: (918) 299-2334


Free Family Fishing Clinics

Oklahoma Aquarium ZEBCO Casting Pond

During the late spring and summer, ODWC hosts Family Fishing Clinics at the Zebco Casting Pond on the south end of the Oklahoma Aquarium campus. Participants will learn about conservation, knot tying, casting, fish identification and will fish for one hour. Bait and equipment are provided by the Oklahoma Department of Wildlife Conservation and ZEBCO.

Schedule for 2014

Evening Clinics 6:30 to 8:00

June 3, 4, 5, 17, 18, 19, 24, 25 & 26

July 8, 10, 15, 17, 22, 24, 29 & 31

Day Clinics – Morning start times vary, but end by noon

June 3, 4, 5, 9, 10 & 18

July 8 & 22

The clinics are free, but registration is required.  Please go to wildlifedepartment.com. Click on the education tab. Once on the education main page, there is a list of links on the left side of the screen. Please click aquatic education.  On this new page, down below the video, is a blue link called the Public Fishing Clinic Schedule. This link leads to the scheduled events for both Jenks and Arcadia to register.