Fishing Information

Fishing Information

Why Do You Need a Tacklebox?

A tacklebox or a tackle bag is a necessity to store your fishing lures, bobbers, and hooks. A tacklebox is a necessity to store your expensive lures.

The Fish Dont Care What You Wear

The fish don't care what you wear. Waders, vests and hats for fishermen are necessities to brave the elements.

A Big Fish Story

Ketchikan, located in southeast Alaska, is a good place to fish for halibut. Sally and John Balch live in Ketchikan and have a favorite spot nearby to halibut fish.

Four Fly Fishing Tips

Good Fly PresentationObviously, the goal when casting a fly is to present the fly to the fish in a realistic manner. You are trying to simulate nature here.

10 Fishing Gems

Fishing Gem #1 - When Is Best?If you are in a boat and plan to anchor and bottom fish, get out there before the sun goes down and set up .Over many years, it has been noticed that a good bite usually starts 2 hours before sunrise.

What Has Happened to the Cod Stocks Off the Shores of Newfoundland?

The Newfoundland cod stocks. What has happened to cod fishing off the Grand Banks of Newfoundland? Several centuries ago, John Cabot, sailing under the English flag, found the richest fishing area the world would come to know.

Do You Know How To Clean A Fish?

Now that you have caught your dream fish, do you know how to clean? Good job. You must be so proud of yourself.

Do You Know How to Fillet a Fish?

Finally you've caught the perfect fish. Now, do you know how to fillet your fish? You can't be happier.

Do you Know How to Take the Perfect Picture of Your Fish?

Nothing is better than to snap a photo of your big fish that you just caught. You've spent the day out on the lake and then you feel a pull at the line.

The Yellowfins from HELL!

Hi Lee Palm/Red Rooster crew(San Diego - California)..

Understanding the Effects Moonlight on Swordfishing

In order to better understand why swordfish concentrate their feeding habits in certain depths on any given night or why the bite is better during different times of the month requires you to better understand how the effects of moonlight influence swordfish.Before you can understand how moonlight affects swordfish, you must understand the moon and its phases.

Importance of Artificial Light While Swordfishing

The use of light, either chemical or battery powered plays an important role in catching swordfish. There is no question that the use of artificial light increases the probability of catching a swordfish.

Fishing for Salmon? Do You Know the Different Salmon Species?

Did you know that there are five species of Pacific salmon and one species of Atlantic salmon? Further, did you know that all 5 species of Pacific salmon run wild in Alaska?We're proud of our wild salmon here in Alaska, and rightly so. On the one hand the wild salmon are great sport fish and we Alaskans love to spend gorgeous summer weekends challenging them.

Marine News Fall 2004 - Endangered and Threatened in Florida

Our oceans are home to many marine mammals, fish, turtles, corals and others. The delicate balance between man and the ocean is constantly being challenged by the demands of our society.

Swordfishing in South Florida

Southeast Florida Swordfishing - "Purple Fever"Once you have your tackle ready to go, let us describe a typical drift out in South Florida's Gulf Stream. We are basing this drift using 4 lines.

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Fishing News
05/27/2017 12:35 AM
Remembering that small boy inside every fisherman

I remember a particular time of year when I was a young boy growing up in Pennsylvania. The house I lived in was on the outskirts of the city close to a large park.

05/26/2017 08:12 PM
Dolphin on a Daisy Chain

Seas were one to two foot with an occasional three foot wave in the morning and by 10 they calmed to almost nothing. We went out to 75' before dropping our four lines.

05/26/2017 03:22 PM
Target Nantahala's trout

In considering which North Carolina stream offers the best trout fishing on hatchery supported waters, guide Gene Shuler of Bryson City, N.C., doesn't hesitate. "If the good Lord came down and said he was going to make the perfect trout stream, he'd make it the Nantahala ," he said.

05/26/2017 10:22 AM
Fishing brought indoors for elderly WA man

Flower power! Melania Trump beams at the cameras as she steps out in Sicily wearing a $51,500 floral jacket and matching purse FBI investigates after Florida newlywed, 41, vanished from her luxury realtor husband's yacht when it 'hit something and she fell overboard' in the Caribbean Could the 8 x 8 x 8 rule be the key to happy hormones? Expert reveals the signs yours are out of whack - and what to do to fix them fast 'If the Queen can visit victims so can the star they paid to see': Piers Morgan criticises Ariana Grande for heading home after Manchester terror attack Luck finally runs out for 'Houdini of Death Row': Alabama hitman, 75, tells his children 'I'm sorry I failed you as a father 'as he is executed after he escaping lethal injection SEVEN times FBI is focusing on Jared Kushner in Russian probe: Investigators look at meetings Trump's son-in-law held with Putin's ambassador ... (more)

05/26/2017 05:32 AM
Care centre grants elderly WA man's wish to go fishing... by bringing it indoors

A palliative care clinic in Western Australia has granted an 88-year-old resident's wish to go on one last trip to reel in a good catch - by bringing the fishing to him. Arthur Hill told staff at Bethanie Fields residential care clinic in Bunbury that he wanted to go on one last fishing trip, but his health prevented him from leaving the facility.

05/26/2017 03:19 AM
Bet on spades

Holding a heavy-duty, offshore fishing rod, Capt. Robert McCarley slowly jigged four jellyballs jellyfish up and down, peering into the water as if looking for treasure.

05/25/2017 11:03 PM
Port Morien Wildlife Association hosts free children's fishing derby

"I don't know if the highlight for me is the smile on the kids faces or the one on our president Robert Boutilier's face when he is giving away fishing rods to the little kids," said Peach, treasurer of the Port Morien Wildlife Association. The 41st annual Port Morien Wildlife Association's children's fishing derby will take place on Sunday from 10 a.m.-2 p.m. at Morrison Lake, Birch Grove.

05/25/2017 08:43 PM
Captain's Log: A 'Reel' Success Story - Careful...

Good fisheries management is a wonderful thing, and we've got some solid successes to celebrate. At the same time, we must continue to be diligent managers and stewards of the precious resources.

05/25/2017 04:04 PM
Fishing's Future contest starts June 3

Fishing's Future uses recreational angling to connect children and their families to nature and each other through education and the protection, conservation and restoration of the nation's aquatic natural resources.

05/25/2017 11:27 AM
Fishing with a celebrity

I wonder what fishing with President Trump would be like. This isn't a pseudo-political column meant to mock the President or degrade the office because of recent news and rumors surrounding his conduct, or to champion his administrative decisions thus far.

05/25/2017 06:39 AM
Anglers should find improved fishing for spring chinook

It might be wise to temporarily hang up the weed trimmer, and pull out the rod and reel as some fisheries are blossoming faster than the weeds in your backyard. "Both boat trollers and bank anglers are doing well for spring chinook in Wind River, Drano Lake and Klickitat ," said Joe Hymer, a state Fish and Wildlife biologist.

05/25/2017 02:12 AM
Shallow Grass Harbored Quantity, Quality

In the days leading up and following the Toledo Bend Elite Series last month, several competitors spent some time at neighboring Sam Rayburn Reservoir. Partly to get some 'batting practice' in since Rayburn was on the schedule for May and partly because the lake has been producing non-stop quality fish for several years now.

05/24/2017 09:52 PM
New Bern Civitans host Fishing Derby Updated at

Letting his gaze wander from the murky water back to the crowded pier at Laswon Creek Park, John Knortz shook his head and laughed. "I think the fish have gotten wise," he quipped.

05/24/2017 05:08 PM
Fishing with Capt. Jesse

Wheeeeeeeeeeethe tarpon bite has begun!! Like I've said before when you are looking to target these elite battle hardened veterans you've really got to have your stuff together and trying to skimp on your gear is a very poor choice. You need good quality gear to even think about fishing for tarpon.

05/24/2017 05:08 PM
Shore & Kayak Fishing

As an adolescent growing up in Orlando, before Disney arrived, I spent a lot of time fishing for freshwater species including bluegill, shell cracker, speckled perch, catfish and of course largemouth bass. Back in the 50's, live bait was the go to way to consistently catch fish.

05/24/2017 02:50 PM
Northern Arizona lakes are getting tons of fish

Now is the time to get the tackle box ready, grab the fishing rods, and explore northern Arizona for some spring fishing.

05/24/2017 10:03 AM
Lifestyle | Tower Hill to Give Veterans, Military Personnel Free Admission on Memorial Day

Tower Hill Botanic Garden is allowing veterans and military personnel in for free on Memorial Day with a valid military ID. "This is our small way of saying thanks to the men and women who have served and are serving our country, as well as their families.

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