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Tips & Tactics: Casting accuracy is rewarding

The reasons for misfires in fly casting are many. The most common is not keeping the stroke on the same plane - relative to the ground... [...]

September 8, 2017 FEATURE STORY, Slide, Tips & Tactics

At the Vise: Black marabou leech – hook or tube

This black marabou leech has significant attractor value. When tying them, make the tails in big, short clumps, so they'll be "fat". [...]

July 31, 2017 FEATURE STORY, Slide

Tips & Tactics: Born again bassin’

Bass fight hard and become aerialists for your pleasure. I’ve come to revere them as the best - pound for pound - gamefish. [...]

May 19, 2017 FEATURE STORY, Slide, Tips & Tactics

Feature Story: It’s on! …when the largemouth bass spawn

The biggest poppers and sliders will catch the biggest fish and reduce the number of strikes from the smaller ones, but everything will eat the smaller flies and they are a lot easier to cast [...]

March 27, 2015 FEATURE STORY, Slide, Tips & Tactics

News: In Florida, proposed largemouth bass-management change

The change being considered is a five-bass daily bag limit, only one of which may be 16-inches in total length or longer [...]

May 27, 2014 News, RECENT, Slide

Wednesday Fish Facts: Micropterus salmoides – largemouth bass

The largemouth bass lives in all types of water, including swamps, streams, ponds, lakes, reservoirs, creeks and large rivers. [...]

May 21, 2014 FEATURE STORY, Slide, Wednesday Fish Facts

Tips & Tactics: Eight tips that you can take to the bank

Here are 8 techniques that will make the difference between showing off a photo and telling a story about the one that got away [...]

May 8, 2014 FEATURE STORY, Slide, Tips & Tactics

Conservation: Bass flourishing in Florida’s Lake Istokpoga

Florida's Lake Istokpoga, a 28,000-acre lake, is steadily becoming one of Florida’s stellar bass lakes for good reason. [...]

May 8, 2013 Conservation, RECENT, Spot

News: Lake Lang and Eagle Lake are an hour and a half from Jacksonville

These lakes' ramps have been closed since around the tine of Hurricane Debby last June. [...]

November 9, 2012 News, RECENT, Spot