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Sport Fishing

Sport Fishing Captain Lands Same Massive Tiger Shark Twice in 5 Years

TheInertia.comTheInertia.com - Jul 14, 2018
Chip Michalove, the captain at Outcast Fishing, caught a massive shark recently. It was over 12 feet long and weighed somewhere around 1,000 pounds. Landing a shark that size is worth talking about, but there was something even stranger. It was the ...  

Saltwater Fishing

Saltwater fishing: Snook being reported all over Tampa Bay

The LedgerThe Ledger - Jul 6, 2018
Strike Zones: 1, 2, 3, 4, 5, 6, 7, 8. Compiled By Michael Wilson/Ledger correspondent. 1: At Big Pier 60 in Clearwater, a 42-inch snook was caught before dawn Sunday morning. Keeper trout also good at night. A good amount of keeper size Spanish ...  

Freshwater Fishing

Freshwater fishing: Largemouth bass your best bet

The LedgerThe Ledger - Jul 12, 2018
1 Around Lakeland, at Tenoroc, bass anglers had the best success this past week on lakes Pine, Tern, 2, 3, 5 and B. Most of the bass reported were in the 12-16 inch range with one large bass in the 26-27 inch group. Artificial worms and flukes have had ...  

Fly Fishing

Lifelong Outdoor Pursuits: Fly fishing and more

Tallahassee.comTallahassee.com - Jul 9, 2018
Fly-Fishing Workshops - Afternoon & Evening Sessions. Are you 50+ years old? Interested in learning to tie your own flies and how to fish with them? Want to meet others with a similar interest? Join us for these fun, educational workshops in ...  

Fly Tying

Furniture for the Fisherman with Excellent Taste on Land

Robb ReportRobb Report - Jun 28, 2018
Design collaborations are a favorite around here, and this Limited-Edition Fly-Tying Desk wins our attention not only for its stellar pedigree, but it's incredible specificity: A single, handcrafted cabinet intended for the fisherman's most patient ...  


'Everyone gets hooked:' Women enjoy night of 'stiletto bowfishing' — fishing and archery in 1

fox6now.comfox6now.com - Jul 11, 2018
WAUKESHA COUNTY -- "Bowfishing" combines two outdoor sports -- and one group of women took part in the nighttime adventure on the water. “Lots of shooting. Lots of excitement. Lots of laughs. You don't have to be quiet,” said Mathew Schillinger.  


Spearfishing makes fishes more timid

Science DailyScience Daily - Jul 3, 2018
Fish behavioural responses similar to the ones of the spearfishing study have also been found in previous studies when fish were exposed to other fishing gears like hook-and-line fishing. "Based on our collective work we propose that fisheries leave a ...  

Surf Fishing

FISHING LINES: Surf fishing flourishes in Duxbury, Plymouth
The Patriot Ledger - Jun 27, 2018

Surf fishing has been good. Both Plymouth and Duxbury beach are producing fish up to 38 inches. The best bait has been fresh chunk mackerel. Duxbury, Kingston, Plymouth. Capt. John Bunar reports great early morning top-water action throughout the bay.  

Boat Fishing

Mike Bleech: Head boats are just great fun

AL.comGoErie.com - Jul 8, 2018
Take this advice from my friend Herb Wagner and spool the reel with braided line, then add a monofilament leader. The braided line has less stretch and better vibration transmission for better feel and better hook sets. Head boat fishing should get ...  


West Virginia's catfish noodling season opens Friday

Charleston Gazette-MailCharleston Gazette-Mail - Jun 14, 2018
The Mountain State noodling season coincides with a time of the year when water levels are relatively low and cavities holding catfish are easier to reach. The summertime season also ensures that noodlers, who often wade in neck-deep to reach prime ...  

Snook Fishing

Cobia, snook and sailfish are biting off Treasure Coast shores

TCPalmTCPalm - Jul 2, 2018
Redfish, snook and jacks are the main catches near the end of Sebastian Inlet. Outgoing tide is working well for the redfish, and incoming has been better for the snook fishing. Live crabs, pinfish or hand picked shrimp are the best baits. Snapper ...  

Trout Fishing

Trout streams run parallel to the political cartooning career of Minnesota son Jack Ohman

Minneapolis Star TribuneMinneapolis Star Tribune - Jul 7, 2018
An illustration by Jack Ohman from his most popular trout fishing book, “Fear of Fly Fishing.'' “My first strike on a fly rod felt a little like an electric joy buzzer,'' Ohman said. “It was like doing a Ouija board and having them answer back.'' The ...  

Salmon Fishing

Outdoors: Wide-open ocean salmon fishing doesn't let up

Stockton RecordStockton Record - Jul 11, 2018
SAN FRANCISCO — If you want to hook big, bold Chinook salmon outside of the Golden Gate, now is the time to do it. The boats from Half Moon Bay to Bodega Bay have been returning with limits of salmon every day, weather permitting, since the season ...  

Bass Fishing

Nothing more competitive than bass fishing

Lima OhioLima Ohio - Jul 14, 2018
And while there are competitive tournaments for several species, there is nothing more popular or competitive than bass fishing. I began competing in bass tourneys in the early 1980s when I joined a local bass club for the “friendly competition.  

Pike Fishing

Bluegills, crappie, pike highlight fishing action
Iron Mountain Daily News - Jul 7, 2018

Pike fishing has been really good,” he said, with catches in the range of 26 to 28 inches. Walleye were also biting though “some of them have been in the small range,” Whisler said. Both largemouth and smallmouth bass have been hitting a variety of ...  

Catfish Fishing

Lake Erie walleye fishing best from Grand River to Conneaut: Northern Ohio Fishing Report

cleveland.comcleveland.com - Jul 6, 2018
The bass and catfish fishing has been good. Crappie are biting at Berlin Reservoir around the mouths of the bays and around bottom structure. Bass, walleye and catfish are biting at Mosquito Reservoir. Tappan Lake has been good for saugeye, and the ...  

Walleye Fishing

Blade Fishing Report: Outstanding walleye fishing in Lake Erie

Toledo BladeToledo Blade - Jul 12, 2018
Lake Erie/Ohio: The staff at Netcraft reports that the walleye fishing has been outstanding north and northeast of Kelleys Island, for anglers pulling Tru-Trip 40s fished 35-45 feet back, using crawler harnesses and spoons. Gold or copper blades with ...  

Tuna Fishing

Jiajia Casts Net Wide With USD710 Million Tuna Fishing Deal

Yicai Global (blog)Yicai Global (blog) - Jul 11, 2018
(Yicai Global) July 11 -- Leading soy sauce maker Jiajia Food Group has struck a CNY4.7 billion (USD710 million) deal to buy a specialized tuna fishing company as part of the firm's efforts to diversify its business. The condiment player will acquire a ...  

Shark Fishing

Shore-based shark fishing may be getting more restrictions -...

WJXT News4JAXWJXT News4JAX - Jul 12, 2018
The Florida Fish and Wildlife Conservation Commission (FWC) is gathering public input on shore-based shark fishing. Everyone is invited to share your thoughts ...  

Crab Fishing

Man, 60, may lose all his limbs to a flesh-eating bacteria after crab-fishing in New Jersey

NewsweekDaily Mail - Jul 10, 2018
WARNING: GRAPHIC CONTENT; Angel Perez, 60, from Millville, New Jersey, was catching crabs last week on the Maurice River; The next day, his lower right leg experienced pain and swelling and, within hours, both arms and legs swelled in size and his ...  

Deer Hunting

Missouri Supreme Court rejects captive deer hunts

WRAL.comWRAL.com - Jul 8, 2018
JEFFERSON CITY, Mo. — Missouri's highest court has ruled the state has a right to regulate deer hunting companies to control a deadly brain disease affecting the animals. The Columbia Missourian reports that the Tuesday ruling involved owners of ...  

Fox Hunting

Comcast Goes Fox Hunting And Shoots Itself

Seeking AlphaSeeking Alpha - Jun 20, 2018
Cord cutting gets a lot of press, but customers aren't cutting this Comcast cord. Comcast investors want to party like it's 2020. The Fox deal is nothing like AT&T and Time Warner and investors should understand the difference. There has been a lot of ...  

Bird Hunting

Bird Hunting Permitted Barring Serious Outbreaks of Disease

Financial TribuneFinancial Tribune - Jul 11, 2018
According to the official, if Iran Veterinary Organization announces the outbreak of a bird disease in a province in a written notice, the DOE is committed to imposing a ban on hunting in the area to ensure the public's safety in the face of any health ...  

Rabbit Hunting

Etowah Games Day set for Saturday

Daily Tribune NewsDaily Tribune News - Jul 4, 2018
Chunky has several [ways] to play, but we play a version that is like rabbit hunting with spears. Someone rolls a stone disk and two players throw one of our blunt spears, trying to hit it. We will have a pole set up for people to try their hand at ...  

Sport Fishingman

Saltwater Fisherman

Vasylenko joins in on food, fun & fishing at rodeo time

The Daily IberianThe Daily Iberian - Jul 2, 2018
While her 30.7-pound redfish was being weighed, assistant weighmaster Dustin Louviere and avid saltwater fisherman asked her “how fun was that?” She said with a knowing smile, “Oh, you know.” “That's a nice fish but it probably won't be enough to win,” ...  

Freshwater Fisherman

Recreational alternatives to hook and line fishing

Louisiana SportsmanLouisiana Sportsman - Jun 15, 2018
For the freshwater fisherman with a taste for fresh catfish, a $20 gear license authorizes the use of up to five slat traps, wire nets or hoop nets. The $15 recreational crawfish trap license is a really sweet deal, allowing the use of up to 35 traps ...  


'Aquaman' reveals first of seven Atlantis kingdoms with snapshot of the Fisherman King

MashableMashable - Jul 13, 2018
EW reports that this scene depicts the Fisherman King being asked for his help in waging war against the ocean-polluting tyrants of dry land. (Didn't anyone tell him Starbucks got rid of the plastic straws? Sheesh.) It's not yet clear where Aquaman ...  

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