Missouri fishermen no longer have the option of leaving their rods, reels and other tackle at home. The Missouri Department of Conservation ended experimental seasons for hand-fishing — also known as noodling — during a Conservation Commission meeting Friday in Lebanon, Mo.
No more noodling in Missouri
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