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Wednesday Fish Facts: What you need to know about ocean fish to catch mo-betta

All animals rely on their various senses - vision, hearing, and smell in particular - to orient, defend, and feed themselves [...]

June 5, 2013 FEATURE STORY, Slide, Spot, Wednesday Fish Facts

Book Review: The Fisherman’s Ocean by David A. Ross, Ph.D.

Here at last, in layman's terms, is a fisherman's guide to the important habitats and behavior of saltwater fish. [...]

June 4, 2013 FEATURE STORY, Slide, Spot

Feature: Tarpon are under threat in federal waters by spearfishermen

From an article in Sport Fishing Weekly, "The argument for catch and release by sports fishermen is by and large a simple one." [...]

June 4, 2013 Conservation, FEATURE STORY, Slide, Spot

Monday Gear Review: Beaverkill Rod’s Legacy #9

Their conservative and attractive appearance harkens back to early days of our sport. Their quality performance is pure 21st century. [...]

June 3, 2013 FEATURE STORY, Gear, Slide, Spot

Tip & Tactics: Catching the Rachycentridae, rachycentron, canadum on a fly

To some extent, cobia use just about the same ambush hangouts as tripletail [...]

May 31, 2013 FEATURE STORY, Slide, Spot

Feature: Meet the original “make my day” man, Mr. Watson

In Big Pine Key, Florida Keys - a legend came to be by the name of Jack C. Watson, a conservationist with backbone. [...]

May 29, 2013 Conservation, FEATURE STORY, Slide, Spot

News: Economic impact of the Florida Keys flats fishery

The Florida Keys has long been the focus of Flats fishing in the United States by U.S. anglers and by anglers worldwide [...]

May 28, 2013 FEATURE STORY, News, Slide, Spot

Friday Fish Frame: Meet Becca Schlaff – artist with a sense of the natural world

Becca Schlaff uses the remarkable beauty of fish to create abstract, bold, and elegant works of art [...]

May 24, 2013 FEATURE STORY, Slide, Spot

Tips & Tactics: Mahi on the fly

Dolphin fish can motor at 50 MPH and leap to catch their favorite prey, flying fish. A dolphin on a fly generates more acrobatics than with other tackle. [...]

May 23, 2013 FEATURE STORY, Slide, Spot, Tips & Tactics

Feature Story: Zane Grey was the initiator of “light tackle” fishing

Zane Grey changed thinking about fishing for sailfish, tarpon and bonefish. The kingfish would no longer be the "king." [...]

May 15, 2013 FEATURE STORY, Slide, Spot