It always happens at the height of the holiday season — sharks turn up in the shallows on surf beaches and in our harbours. And people react the same way, with justifiable fear; a legacy of the Jaws movie syndrome.Anglers return...
Odd behaviour among snapper this summer has been put down to a lingering marine heatwave that last month made the Tasman Sea the warmest on record for December.Fishers have told the Herald of the fish n' chip shop favourite...
New Zealand is spoilt for choice when it comes to accessible land-based fishing options. Collectively we are owners of more glorious coastline than all of China. This, coupled with our 20m of ad hoc access above high tide i.e. the...
It is a La Nina year, the female contrast to El Nino, which are the labels the weather boffins attribute to major weather patterns in the Southern Ocean.In a nutshell the great southern oscillation which is El Nino delivers westerly...
This is a question often posed by anglers new to trolling and even some veterans as well. You may have found yourself in the offshore section of your local tackle shop confused at all the different trolling lures available and wondering how the makers expect you to pull them.
Whether you are fishing in the Spring, Summer, Autumn, or Winter, there is always more to fishing than actual fishing. There is the view to consider, the effects of the season, the beauty, the peace, and the challenge as well. Fishing has something to offer everyone.
If you enjoy offshore fishing, there is one place you have to visit. Venice LA is known for the best offshore fishing in the country.
Being sure you have the right bait to catch some big catfish is what this article is about. It is about getting big catfish with bait that isn't so smelly that you can't wash it off.
Those that choose to fish Bay Area Houston (BAH) absolutely love the area. For those not in the know, Bay Area Houston (BAH) is a part of Texas that encompasses the area between Houston & Galveston. Bay Area Houston thrives on its proximity to Galveston Bay & the Gulf of Mexico, boasting nearly forty miles of coastline that contribute greatly to the economic success of the region. The area also is home to NASA's Johnston Space Center, which makes it an integral part of the U.S. space program, as well as the country's history.
This article is about Lake Jennings, in Lakeside California, which offers many activities such as camping, fishing, boat rentals, wildlife viewing, bird watching and hiking trails. Lake Jennings is open year around and is one of the most popular areas in San Diego.
Summer is in the air and we all know what that means, fishing is in the air. Some people think you just need a pole, line and bait and you are good to go. But that's not the case all the time. Here are a few tips to help you catch that monster fish or your limit on pan fish.
This article is for sharing some good tips on where and how to look for big bluegills.It tells how to present the bait during spawning season as well as where to go and how to fish for them during the rest of the season. The article also asks you to be careful of the limit you catch and to be sure to save some for tomorrow. Conservation is important even for the very populist of species.
If you are going to go fishing, you need to be sure you can tie on the lures or bait you will be using. This is a good start in learning what to do and how to do it.
Simple and easy guide to fillet fish. Step-by-step instructions with pictures and video to illustrate. Apply the basic method for most fish, skinning fillets, and pan dressing smaller ones.
Show off your true panfish fishing admiration with crappie decals. Stick them on the windows of your car, suv, van, truck. Slap them on your boat. Great gifts. Collect, Buy, Sell, Trade
One of the best hobbies for young and old alike is fishing. It inspires a good work ethic, patience and responsibility; and spurs a sense of assurance and empowerment. The thrill of bringing in that first fish, the camaraderie, and lasting memories created are priceless.
Michigan has so many great places to fish! In this article, I'm going to talk about dock fishing in Michigan and some of the best places to make the next catch!
This article is designed to give you some help when you start choosing the lures you want to buy. Everyone's Fishing Tackle-box needs lures, so why not get information on what kind to look for?
Encouragement for realizing Walleye are delicious fish and should be sought after. Also, some tips on how and where to catch them.
If you want to catch fish and expressly bass, you have to know where to fish. Otherwise you will be relying only on luck!
I have tons of fishing books, fishing magazines, and fish recipe books. But, the most recent book that I've acquired is the Fast Fish fish recipe cookbook,
It was a long hot day of fishing for longnose gar (also known as needlenose gar). Lost twelve fish that day, including one that was bigger than this one
You should learn how to cast with spinning reels if you like to fish with smaller baits or lures. If you prefer to fish with heavier lures, you should learn to cast with baitcaster reels. Each of these techniques takes a bit of practice. Practice, whether in your backyard or the ruver, will make casting second nature, if you give it some time.
Ok, here's a question I get a lot. Let me set the scenario for you. You have a tournament in 2 weeks on a lake you have never been to and don't really
Caught this monstrous lake trout out of Tagish Lake. It weighed 41 pounds. 45 inches long. Hooked into this big fish in about 80 feet deep of the water.
We are J Hand Fishin'. Our catfish noodling guide service is based out of Blanchard, Oklahoma. We can get you on smaller fish to start with, and then
A fairly new Pattern out of North Carolina. An imitation of what most fish eat... WORMS! Live bait is banned on many United States rivers though.
If you are a experienced fisherman, then you probably know everything that I'm about to mention on this page. But for new fisherman, this page is just for you. This is to help the beginner and less experienced fisherman choose the right reel for a better fishing experience. I have broken the reels down into 4 categories. There many variations of each of these reels, I'm only covering the basics to help you choose the reel you would be most comfortable with.
Fishing is a relaxing and exciting activity at the same time. It gives a perfect opportunity to get outside, stay fit and de-stress in an often pleasant environment.
The global fishing crisis is something that will affect almost every person on Earth. People need to see the statistics and take a head on approach to deal with the issue of over-harvest.