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Sport Fishing

Readers' Catches Monthly Photo Contest for September

Sport FishingSport Fishing - Oct 4, 2017
Share your great fish photos with our international audience of enthusiasts via Sport Fishing's Catch of the Month photo contest! Simply share your faves via Facebook direct message or email to catch@sportfishingmag.com. Each month's top entries (as ...  

Saltwater Fishing

Saltwater fishing: Spanish mackerel are on fire across Tampa Bay

The LedgerThe Ledger - Oct 12, 2017
Saltwater fishing: Spanish mackerel are on fire across Tampa Bay. Thursday. Oct 12, 2017 at 6:49 PM. The Spanish mackerel bite continues to be excellent around the area. Lower Tampa Bay and the area beaches are producing solid catches. By Michael ...  

Freshwater Fishing

Freshwater fishing: Bass are still a great bite around Polk; just don't expect big size

The LedgerThe Ledger - Oct 5, 2017
Schooling bass in the 2-4lb range remain a solid bite around Polk County area lakes. 1 Around Lakeland, lots of bluegill being caught on red worms and wigglers at Saddle Creek Park. Some specks are starting to bite at Saddle Creek and also at Lake Parker.  

Fly Fishing

For Pete's sake- Redfish advice from a fly fishing legend
Louisiana Sportsman - Oct 10, 2017

While Pete will forever be known as the “Father of Louisiana Saltwater Fly Fishing,” he loved fishing ponds and creeks. He also enjoyed fishing Missouri streams for smallmouth bass. His innate ability with the long rod made him a threat to all species.  

Fly Tying

International Fly Tying Symposium Moves To Lancaster

BDOutdoors On The WireBDOutdoors On The Wire - Oct 2, 2017
fly tying Free seminars will be offered hourly from 10 a.m. to late afternoon both Sat. and Sun. covering topics that include Live Insect Identification, Designing Flies that Trigger Strikes, Dry Flies and Matching The Hatch, Development of the Wet Fly ...  


City code prohibits bowfishing following state law
Journal Gazette and Times-Courier - Sep 20, 2017

Bowfishing, a form of fishing using specialized archery equipment, has become a popular sport on the Embarras, Charleston Mayor Brandon Combs said. However, this form of fishing is prohibited from the Illinois Route 130 bridge to the Harrison Street ...  


Spearfishing Gear (Equipment) Market Survey Report 2017 Along with Statistics, Forecasts till 2022
Apex News - Oct 2, 2017

Global Spearfishing Gear (Equipment) Market Research Report 2017 to 2022 presents an assessment of the Spearfishing Gear (Equipment) Market including enabling technologies, key trends, market drivers, challenges, standardization, regulatory ...  

Surf Fishing

Warm water keeping fish biting in South Jersey: Shep

Press of Atlantic CityPress of Atlantic City - Oct 13, 2017
The fishing area will be from the Mullica River-Great Bay area south to the Great Egg Harbor estuary in a boat or from land; and surf-fishing from Brigantine to Absecon Island. The entry fee for each fisher will be $20, which includes a donation for ...  

Boat Fishing

The Fisherman Magazine (press release) (blog) - Oct 16, 2017

For the boat fishing enthusiasts, Capt. Jack Sprengel will be presenting “Striped Bass: Backwater to Big Water” with a focus on advanced boating approaches to targeting stripers in a wide variety of locations and conditions. Capt. Jack is a well ...  


The struggle of the jam band

University of Virginia The Cavalier DailyUniversity of Virginia The Cavalier Daily - Sep 29, 2017
“Hallelujah Anyhow” tries hard to evoke experimental saxophone and electric guitar noodling that comes from jam band culture, but still remains rather tame in terms of rhythm and passion. The songs from Hiss Golden Messenger, while lyrically soulful ...  

Snook Fishing

Treasure Coast Fishing Report: Rainy fishing

TCPalmTCPalm - Oct 14, 2017
... techniques work for him and his customers. Lewis is an expert when it comes to catching and releasing trophy snook, and can direct anglers how to catch a slot-sized fish, too. The snook fishing is still good despite the crummy water conditions in ...  

Trout Fishing

Fall trout-fishing trips in scenic Montana are designed to lure anglers

Los Angeles TimesLos Angeles Times - Sep 11, 2017
For an angler, there may be nothing better than trout fishing in the fall. Frontiers Travel is offering six-day fishing excursions at Big Hole Lodge, nestled in the Wise River Valley of southwest Montana. Participants will have an opportunity to fish ...  

Salmon Fishing

WDFW FISHING RULE CHANGE: Quillayute River and most ...
Access Washington - Oct 13, 2017

Action: Closes the Quillayute, Sol Duc, and Dickey rivers to all fishing. Closes sections of the Bogachiel and Calawah rivers to salmon fishing and other sections ...  

Bass Fishing

Hooked on fishing: Hurricane youth team becomes bass bosses

Charleston Gazette-Mail (blog)Charleston Gazette-Mail (blog) - Oct 17, 2017
The Hurricane High School Bass Fishing Club, represented by anglers sophomore Paxton Gordon (left) and senior Braiden Powell, finished third out of 56 teams on Oct. 8 at the Team Tournament on Monongahela River at Palatine Park in Fairmont. Courtesy ...  

Pike Fishing

Fishing through fall

Stowe TodayStowe Today - Oct 12, 2017
“I've personally experienced tremendous bass and pike fishing in recent days, and have heard reports that the trout bite is also heating up on both the streams and lakes,” Adams said. If you're up for going a little farther afield and a different type ...  

Catfish Fishing

Fishing Report, Oct. 5
Albuquerque Journal - Oct 5, 2017

Fishing at ELEPHANT BUTTE LAKE was good using shrimp and cut bait for catfish. Fishing was fair using crank baits, top water lures and Kastmasters for white bass. The best white bass action has been at the south end. Fishing was fair using senkos, jigs ...  

Walleye Fishing

Walleye and crayfish among this week's targets (fishing report, Sept. 15)

Idaho StatesmanIdaho Statesman - Sep 15, 2017
Learning the tricks of the trade might take some time on your own, but walleye fishing quickly becomes an addiction for many anglers. Walleye are great eating, but observe the bag limits — six fish per day, and only one over 20 inches. Salmon Falls ...  

Tuna Fishing

Spanish tuna fishing firms end 40-year-old sales JV
Undercurrent News - Oct 16, 2017

VIGO, Spain -- Spanish tuna fishing firm International Fishing Co. & Derivatives (Inpesca), based in Bermeo, has been integrated into Spain's association of large tuna freezers (Agac), parent association of the "organisation of associated producers of ...  

Shark Fishing

Venice mayor proposing shark fishing ban, fee for tourists at Venice Pier

WFLAWFLA - Oct 11, 2017
But, the bad news is there could be some changes on the way, including a possible shark fishing ban and a fee for tourists. The pier has been closed for weeks thanks to damage from Hurricane Irma, but the city just announced plans to temporarily open ...  

Crab Fishing

Last two crab fishing boats stuck off coastline near La Scie arrive home
The Gulf News - Oct 11, 2017

LA SCIE, NL — Two of the crab fishing boats remain stranded in thick ice off the coastline near La Scie, and reports are there is no immediate resolve to get them home. There were four boats stuck Wednesday. One of them, the Avalon Princess, took on ...  

Deer Hunting

Deer hunting season begins in Montgomery County

WTOPWTOP - Oct 17, 2017
Deer usually avoid high traffic areas but wildlife experts say in rutting season, that's not the case. (WTOP/Kate Ryan). WASHINGTON — Deer hunting season has begun at Montgomery County Parks.  

Fox Hunting

Vote could see all hunting banned from National Trust land

ITV NewsITV News - Oct 12, 2017
"There's no illegal fox hunting intentionally. Hunts go out to trail hunt - they lay a trail in accordance with the Hunting Act 2004, and the intention is to go out and follow that line, and hunt within the law," she said. While accidents do happen ...  

Bird Hunting

Bird Hunting for Big Game

American Hunter (press release) (blog)American Hunter (press release) (blog) - Oct 12, 2017
I was hoping for a ruffed grouse when my setter pointed a big covey of gray partridges, which led, naturally enough, to a 6x7 bull elk. You don't believe me? Well, let me explain. I was bird hunting in north Idaho in late September, about a week before ...  

Rabbit Hunting

Try rabbit hunting without a dog

Reading EagleReading Eagle - Oct 15, 2017
Then switch direction and repeat the same pattern. Changing direction and stopping will often confuse a rabbit and make him expose himself while trying to get away from a hunter's movements. A pair of binoculars can be a useful tool when rabbit hunting.  

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Saltwater Fisherman

Seaguar Contest Kicks Off – You Can Win

BDOutdoors On The WireBDOutdoors On The Wire - Oct 4, 2017
Seaguar is giving away the ULTIMATE line & leader prize package to one lucky winner. If you are a saltwater fisherman, you are going to want to get your hands on these products. There is something in this prize for almost all types of offshore and ...  

Freshwater Fisherman

Unique Kickstarter Project: New Muskie Book Promises 'The Greatest Fishing Stories Ever Told'

OutdoorHubOutdoorHub - Aug 2, 2017
The three of these individuals, as well as Al Lindner — world-famous freshwater fisherman, publisher and TV personality who is writing the book's introduction — have aligned to create the perfect storm of producing what is certain to be an award ...  


A Fisherman Tries Farming

New York TimesNew York Times - Oct 10, 2017
COREA, Me. — The boats start up around 3:30 in the morning, stirring the village with the babble of engines before they motor out to sea. They will return hours later, loaded with lobster. Joe Young's boat has not gone out lately. Instead, he puts on ...  

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