Start of Ice Fishing Season Light on Ice 

Friday marks the start of Maine’s ice fishing season.But Game Wardens say recent winter weather conditions have made it difficult for ice on lakes and ponds to be frozen enough for ice fishing.Many ice fisherman will drills a couple of holes in the ice, to measure thickness.Wardens say that all the snow we’ve had actually acts like insulation on the water, preventing it from freezing up.They say to keep a lookout especially for dark sections of ice.