I remember as a small kid growing up in England I couldnt wait for the summer holidays to arrive,as the days drew closer I could hardly sleep at night knowing that any day now we would be packing our suitcases and heading to the caravan site for the whole summer, 6 weeks without any school,life was just great.When the big day arrived we headed out of our house to the bus stop to catch the bus to Pickmere(back in the early seventies we didn’t have a car,noboby did at least not in the council esta…
UT students pushing to make catfishing a collegiate sport
HARRIMAN, Tenn. (WVLT) –Two UT students are trying to turn their catfishing club into a nationally recognized sport. Daniel Baldwin and Marc Cooper will typically begin a fishing day before the sun comes up. And they’ll be the first to tell you, if you
Catfishing with Cory Gardner
What do you get when you cross a sports scandal with a liberal group determined to make sure Republican Congressman Cory Gardner doesn’t get elected to the U.S. Senate? You develop a faux “catfishing” website that part ridiculousness, part fun and
This Dating Service Is Catfishing Clients, As If Your Online Dating Life Couldn’t Get Any Worse
Quick, someone get MTV on the phone, because I think we’ve got an epic episode of Catfish on our hands: a UK-based online dating company has been ordered by the Federal Trade Commission to pay $616,165 for creating fake dating profiles to lure in
Online Dating Scam Another Form of Catfishing?
The Federal Trade Commission’s (FTC) recent filing of a lawsuit against JDI Dating, an online dating company, may have online daters wondering if the company’s scam may be another form of catfishing. JDI, a British company which operates almost 20
Unless you have a tournament you just can?t miss, or you?ve found a way to enclose your bass boat with one-bys and visquene, I suggest (and this may sound funny) do some studying. Watch some fishing shows. I would suggest a few good ones, however chances are you already know the ones I?m thinking of. Plus, I don?t want to offend anyone by not mentioning their favorite show here. (or certain T.V. personalities either) Check your local listings for dates and times.All of ?em are great ways of…
Are you a member of a catfish club?
At this time, I am not a member of a catfish club. However, there are some excellent ones out there with plenty to offer. If you enjoy fishing and want to learn more about it, then this can help you tremendously. It could be a way to connect with many others that share your same […]
Most anglers think big when hunting lunker muskie, but if you want to catch more muskie think smaller baits and tackle. I caught my biggest muskellunge while fishing walleye with a plastic worm in September. More often than can be considered coincidental people catch a lunge while fishing other species. Most anglers look to heavy tackle, large baits and trolling as the way to catch muskies. Personally I become bored or just tired of trolling all the time.
Now one of my most successful tactics us…
Fishing. Take a rod and a line and throw it in some water. Splash it around a bit and wait until something tugs. If only it were that easy. The truth is, fishing as a sport is not as easy as most people think and is a lot more complicated than just throwing your line is some water. For starters there are several types of fishing depending on what kind of fish you want to catch. In this article we’re going to focus on fly fishing and it’s origin. Fly fishing goes all the way back to around 200 AD…
There is no sport as versatile or as widespread as fishing. It is a sport that can be undertaken as cheaply or as expensively as you wish. Five year olds in bare feet and overalls can attach a piece of string to a stick, bend a paper clip, and attach a worm and have as much fun as the billionaire fishing enthusiast with a deep sea fishing boat, lines, tackles, rigging, harpoons, shades and champagne. Fishing is a hobby and a living, a sport and a serious occupation.
One of the most popular meth…
Monterey Bay researchers capture rare deep-sea anglerfish on video for first time
With that vicious gape, the females can eat fish of a larger size. To lure her prey professor at the University of Washington and expert on the deep-sea anglerfish. “They’re not even properly equipped to eat.” With simplified bodies, the males lack
Rare Deep Sea Anglerfish Caught on Video For First Time
The elusive deep sea anglerfish — named for his “baleful appearance” — is one of the more rare ocean creatures. The fish had never been videotaped — until now. The Santa Cruz Sentinel reported that Monterey Bay Aquarium Research Institute scientists
Rare Deep-Sea Anglerfish Caught on Camera
Robinson described the anglerfish as being “among the most rarely seen of all deep-sea fishes,” according to the Daily Mail. To learn more, MBARI researchers have captured the 3.5-inch-long fish for further study. It is being kept in a dark tank with near
Anyone who has spent any time fishing knows that the state of Alaska is not only know as “the last frontier”, it’s also an incredible fishing destination. The state could easily be called “the last fishing frontier”, and I don’t think anyone would complain. Although Alaska is a difficult and fairly expensive place to travel to, the fishing is absolutely world class. Some of the best salmon runs in the world happen in Alaska, and the chance of a bear encounter while fishing is never out of the…
Striped bass, the targets of striped bass fishing, which are often referred to by the more common name of ?stripers,? are one of the most popular types of fish among fishermen, especially among bass anglers. Striped bass are unique compared to their freshwater brethren in that striped bass breed in fresh water, but somewhat like salmon they spend the adult part of their lives in salt water. Despite this, if the environment changes in such a way as they can not reach salt water, they still have…
French voice deep-sea concerns
many seem to think that the new EU deep-sea fishing regulation will inevitably allow this destructive practice to continue. But the proposal is alive in the European Council. The negotiations at the European Council – stalled for over two years largely due
Deep-sea fishing – Yahoo!7
Paris (FRANCE) (AFP) – As fish get smaller under Man’s environmental impact, they become more exposed to predators, which means a crucial food source will become more endangered than scientists previously thought. Humans are changing marine ecosystems
EU extends ban on deep-sea shark fishing
Brussels (AFP) – EU nations on Monday extended their ban on deep-sea shark fishing for the European fleet for at least another two years, with only Spain and Portugal voting against. European Fisheries Commissioner Karmenu Vella said the decision had been
Scientists capture rare footage of deep-sea anglerfish
A spokeswoman for the facility said the fish is being kept in a dark tank with near-freezing water—similar to its ocean habitat—but it’s not expected to live. MBARI scientists have observed only three anglerfish in their years of deep-sea exploration.
North East Atlantic Fisheries Commission Makes Limited Progress
GLOBAL – The North East Atlantic Fisheries Commission (NEAFC) has agreed to close six new areas totaling around 11,000 square kilometres to bottom fishing to protect vulnerable deep-sea species ecosystems and extended its prohibition on the catch of
‘Black Seadevil’ anglerfish that has only been caught on camera half a dozen times is found in the deep waters off the California coast
Dr. Bruce Robison of MBARI described the anglerfish as being “among the most rarely seen of all deep-sea fishes.” A spokeswoman for the facility said the fish is being kept in a dark tank with near-freezing water—similar to its ocean habitat but it
A coarse fishing match is a great way to pit your angling skills against others. Most private fishing lakes hold matches on a regular basis, or allow clubs to book one or more of their lakes to hold a club match. Competition is tough and anglers use every bit of experience and knowledge they have in order to catch the biggest fish.Coarse fishing matches are usually organised by the water?s landowner, or an angling club, and they will often supply a steward or match organiser to ensure that rules…
am looking at Daiwa fishing reels but not sure which I need, can you offer some advice?
I am looking at Daiwa fishing reels but not sure which I need, can you offer some advice? There are quite a few models of Daiwa fishing reels to consider. The best advice I can give you is some tips to help you decide which of them is right for you. How much do you […]
Getting the Jump on Stripers
What tips on catching striped bass can you share with me today? Striped bass in freshwater are large, aggressive, fast moving and far ranging predators. They two goals in life, to eat all the shad they can find, and make little striped bass. In freshwater lakes and rivers, striped bass form large schools that can […]