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“Take a Kid Fishing” License Plate Now Available
July 14, 2006
A new license plate featuring a largemouth bass is now available for purchase at probate offices across the state. Proceeds from the sale of the “Take a Kid Fishing” tag will be used by the Department of Conservation’s Division of Wildlife and Freshwater Fisheries to assist in funding projects for aquatic resource education, habitat enhancement, and restoring rare aquatic species to Alabama’s waters.
The specialty tag costs $50 and includes personalization of five characters. Personalized tags can be ordered at county probate offices or reserved through the Alabama Department of Revenue Web site at www.ador.state.al.us/motorvehicle/index.html.
Through aquatic resource education provided by the Division of Wildlife and Freshwater Fisheries, children are provided an opportunity to enjoy the outdoors and gain valuable knowledge about
Money from the sale of the tag will also go to the Habitat Enhancement and Restoration Team (HEART), a new program to benefit aquatic organisms in streams and lakes. Habitat enhancement will lead to improved fishing and help fish populations reach their full potential. The Fisheries Section will be able to partner with bass clubs, school clubs, environmental groups and hydroelectric companies for aquatic habitat projects.
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Purchase the “Take a Kid Fishing” license plate now for the children of