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Evening Secret Blog – Catfishing – Important Information You Should Know

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Knowing what to use and where is key in catfishing. The specific bait and where you are fishing it is vital. Other determing factors in your success will be the weather and at what time you are fishing. If it is hot, chances are the bite is going to be slow. The early morning and evening hours are most notably the best time to catch catfish.
The most commonly sought after catfish in the United States is the Channel Cat. They are regularly caught in most bodies of water. Rivers, lakes and ponds …


Asian carp could spell doom of Lake Erie fishing – Columbus Dispatch


Duluth News Tribune (registration)

Asian carp could spell doom of Lake Erie fishing
Columbus Dispatch
boats to people eager to catch walleye and perch. Now, he fears that his business in Marblehead and those of hundreds of his charter-fishing competitors
Norfolk County : Big Fish Risk to Fishing IndustryCD98.9

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Mich. fisherman sues state to keep, sell walleye – Chicago Tribune


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Mich. fisherman sues state to keep, sell walleye
Chicago Tribune
He says the state's ban on commercial walleye fishing is a constitutional violation that diminishes the value of his license. The Michigan Department of
Mich. fisherman sues state to keep, sell walleyeThe Associated Press

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Weekend on ice – Denver Post

Weekend on ice
Denver Post
Frying Pan Lodge: 10:30 am, Doc Johnson, panfish; 11:30 am, Bryant, slip bobber rigging; 12:30 pm, Steve Gerber, walleye; 1:30 pm, Pat O'Grady, ice-fishing

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November 30, 2009 at 6:00 am

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Evening Secret Blog – Homemade Carp Fishing Baits BIG Hidden Advantages Over “Shop Boughts!”

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Carp baits vary tremendously in quality around the world and to such an extent that some baits contain ingredients and flavours of types and quantities that can even be repellent to carp after a period of time of introduction into a particular carp water!So much of the reason for this lies in the nutritional value and health and energy benefits you give to your fish in return for them eating your bait, and this can have massive implications regarding your catch results over time.The fact that th…


Bay Area Fishing Report: November 27 – Marin Independent-Journal


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Bay Area Fishing Report: November 27
Marin Independent-Journal
Bass fishing is good in the north shore arm for those using jigs and plastic. A bass angler participating in a tournament last weekend caught a 20-pound
OUTDOORS: Weekly fishing report, Nov. 26North County Times
Fishing/hunting reportSan Diego Union Tribune
Lake Outlook: Nov. 26, 2009Mail Tribune
Bandon Western World –ESPN –Savannah Morning News
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Baab’s book definitive work on record bass – Charleston Post Courier

Baab's book definitive work on record bass
Charleston Post Courier
Fortunately, for those who revere largemouth bass fishing and Perry's long-standing record, Bill Baab, the retired outdoor writer of the Augusta Chronicle,

Local fishing: Northeastern Louisiana report – Monroe News Star

Local fishing: Northeastern Louisiana report
Monroe News Star
CHENIERE LAKE – There is still too much water in the lake and there are no fishing reports. LAKE CLAIBORNE – Bass fishing has been fair in the lake with
Lake Hartwell Fishing Report – November 27, 2009Lakefront Hartwell
WENDELL RAMSEY: Bad days can be worth it if you can learn from your mistakesSan Angelo Standard Times
Fall fishing suits three old fishing buddies just fineFort Worth Star Telegram

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November 29, 2009 at 11:00 pm

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Evening Secret Blog – Fishing Etiquette – Where Has It Gone

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Fishing etiquette, sometimes I have to wonder if anyone’s ever heard of such a thing. The word etiquette is defined as: The forms required by good breeding, or prescribed by authority, to be observed in social or official life; observance of the proprieties of rank and occasion; conventional decorum; ceremonial code of polite society.So why is it that as soon as I get on a river, I invariably end up fishing near someone who has never heard the above definition? It seems as if as soon as peo…


Tra fish exports start leaping – Viet Name News
HA NOI — Exports of Vietnamese tra catfish have recorded a marked recovery with export volume surging to most export markets in the first 10 months of 2009, according to the Association of Seafood Exports and Processors (VASEP). The United

Holiday Events calendar – Corsicana Daily Sun
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November 29, 2009 at 11:00 am

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Evening Secret Blog – Changing Pace – Striped Bass Fishing

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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…


Spring Crappie
What tips do you have for crappie fishing this spring? Crappie fishing in spring is definitely a worthwhile activity for the avid angler. The Crappie is certainly a species that is much easier to catch when it is in its spring pre spawn, spawning and post spawn phases than it is at other times […]

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November 29, 2009 at 5:00 am

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Evening Secret Blog – Salmon Fishing Techniques

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Let?s face it. You suck in salmon fishing. It annoys you how those salmons tend to shy your meticulously tied flies while they gobble those other lines like flies on a meat pie, or salmons on a fly. Maybe it?s your luck setting in. But maybe it is because of your salmon fishing techniques, which may need considerable refinement.Tempting the salmon to bite is overly tricky. Sometimes they bite hard and sometimes they never bite at all. Many experts have attributed the non-bite activity to its mig…


What is good bait for catching fish, crappie in particular?
good bait to catch fish Crappies are one of the easiest fish to bait. You can use night crawlers, minnows, insects and corn. I do not think it is so much the bait that is important, as it is the technique and time of year you fish crappies. Whenever you fish, you should know […]

Spring Crappie
What tips do you have for crappie fishing this spring? Crappie fishing in spring is definitely a worthwhile activity for the avid angler. The Crappie is certainly a species that is much easier to catch when it is in its spring pre spawn, spawning and post spawn phases than it is at other times […]

At what temperature do crappie spawn?
At what temperature do crappie spawn? Crappies will spawn when water temperatures reach between fifty-eight and sixty-six degrees F. However, when the temperatures start reaching between forty-seven and fifty-four degrees F, the crappies will start moving closer to the spawning areas where they will make the nests. If the water temperatures warm to the […]

Jig Color
What is the best color for the crappie jig When fishing for both White Crappie and Black Crappie the color of the jig you use is very important. If you look at these species you will immediately notice the size of their eyes. They have much larger eyes than similar size fish of […]

Different Species
Are Crappie, Brim, and Sunfish the same type of fish? I have always thought they were basically the same type of fish. A friend told me they were different fish. They are all similar fish but they are certainly different species, each with its own differences that make a change in the approach an […]

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November 28, 2009 at 4:00 pm

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Evening Secret Blog – 6 Things Every Angler Should Have In Their Fishing Vest

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If you’re the type of angler that I am, you where a fishing vest. And if you don’t?..you should. Fishing vests are much more convenient than lugging around a tackle box. Flea flickers have been using fishing vests for years, but my fishing mentor used a fishing vest and he was no flea flicker. I’ve been using a fishing vest for years and I wouldn’t go fly fishing if you paid me. My point is that fishing vests aren’t just for fly fishermen anymore. When you get out on the water, you need to…


Paylake Scuess
i need an advantage when going to my local paylakes i never seem to have luck when i go and i get so frustrated i would love to kno any tips you have on pay lake fishing what kinda bait best time or spots whatever it takes to get me ahead The first question […]

Catching bait
Is there a better way to catch bait fish? There are three excellent methods to catch bait fish. The amount and size of bait fish you are seeking will determine which choice is best for your situation. Sabiki rigs are excellent for catching small amounts of bait very quickly. A sabiki […]

Roy Lake Field Report
Summertime is finally here. For many folks, summertime means a well earned vacation. An escape if you will, from the common drudgery and hum drum of the 9 to 5 world we all get caught up in. You’ve dreamt about it all year long. So let me ask you this…shouldn’t that vacation you’ve been yearning for be memorable?

Get Your Boat Ready for Fishing in 10 Steps
Is your boat ready for fishing season? Here are 10 steps to check off before you hook your boat up to the hitch.

How to find the Cheapest Gas Prices
Fishing and boating gets more expensive every time you go out thanks to high gas prices. I found some tools that will help put some money back in your wallet.

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November 28, 2009 at 5:00 am

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Evening Secret Blog – Taking Fly Fishing To The Next Level

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Once you catch the bug, fly fishing will become more than something to do every so once in a while. When this happens, it is time to take your fly fishing to the next level.Taking Fly Fishing To The Next LevelThe massive appeal of fly fishing has been described in many ways. For some, it is a chance to integrate with the natural world around us. For others, it is all about serenity, a Zen like experience on a stream where it is just you and the world and it is hard to tell the difference. Whatev…


It’s bliss for WA breeder as ‘Waratah’ blooms – The Age

It's bliss for WA breeder as 'Waratah' blooms
The Age
He might have been a handful as a colt in his younger days but Waratah's Secret, now a gelding, channels his energies into racing and he goes into

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UConn men eager to face Duke in NIT final – Connecticut Post

UConn men eager to face Duke in NIT final
Connecticut Post
It's no secret that NIT executives were hoping the matchup between UConn and Duke that will take place this evening at Madison Square

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November 27, 2009 at 3:00 pm

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