Category Archives: Fish Species

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Tarpon Fishing Nicaragua Where Rainforest Meets the Caribbean

Guest post by Phil James The Caribbean sea has long held an allure as a place of mystery and adventure. It draws all kinds of souls to its shores - thrill seekers, sailors, nature lovers. But along its miles and miles of coastline, nowhere does this promise of adventure seem ...
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Florida Fall Snook Season Open 2017

Florida Fall Snook Season Is Finally Here! Today is a very special day throughout the state of Florida for die-hard snook anglers. September 1st marks the opening of the fall snook season throughout the Sunshine State, and from coast to coast Florida recreational fisherman will finally be able to let ...
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Striped Bass Fishing

Fishing for Stripers, Never Boring They are called rockfish, linesiders, and stripers, but the one thing these rugged and powerful fish are never called is boring. One of the things that makes striped bass such a favorite with anglers is the fact that they are anadromous, meaning they can be ...
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Meet the Twins – Arctic Char and Dolly Varden

Can you see the difference? Can you tell the difference between the Arctic Char and the Dolly Varden? Both belong to the char clan but even the most perceptive angler may not be able to tell them apart. For a long time it was the belief that both these fish ...
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How to Catch More Largemouth Bass in Any Season

Luring The Largemouth Bass Anytime The largemouth bass is probably the most popular and sought-after freshwater fish in the North American continent, ranging in its native waters from Canada down to Mexico. They have also been introduced throughout many other parts of the world due to their hardiness and adaptability ...
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The 5 Biggest Threats to Recreational Fishing

What Are the Threats to Recreational Fishing? Recreational fishing is under threat. Fish populations are dwindling, and they show little sign of recovery at the moment.  While recreational fishing is unlikely to ever be as hit as hard as the commercial fishing industry, those of us who engage in sport fishing are ...
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Permit Fishing Down Under

Permit Fishing in Australia Permit are amongst the most desirable fish species any angler could hope to reel in – mainly due to the fact that they are so damn difficult to catch! These fish are incredibly elusive and have fantastic sight and senses, which of course makes it more ...
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These 4 Invasive Fish Species Can Make You Money

Get Paid to Catch Invasive Fish - Really? It is probably the last thing you think about when fishing. Whoever thinks about making money when enjoying the sport of fishing? The term "gone fishing" implies that you are off on a vacation of sorts away from the hustle and bustle ...
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Fish Farming: Do the Pros Outweigh the Cons?

Fish Farming - Good, Bad or Both? Fish farming, which is part of aquaculture, is the commercial breeding of large amounts of fish for the purpose of food for human consumption. One example most of us may be familiar with is Salmon farming, as an increasing number of what we ...
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Amazing Peacock Bass Fishing: Gatun Lake Panama

Fishing Peacock Bass in Gatun Lake Panama It's no secret that American President Theodore Roosevelt was an avid outdoorsman and proponent of “masculine vigor,” so one almost wonders if he knew that completion of the Panama Canal would create a number of fantastic fishing spots in Central America. Of course ...
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Blue Marlin – Why It Is King of the Big Game Fish

Blue Marlin - Greatest Big Game Fish in the World For many,  the Blue Marlin is considered the  Holy Grail of sport fishing. While there are many worthy contenders to the throne - Bluefin Tuna, Sailfish, Swordfish and Tarpon are but a few that come to mind - there is ...
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Swordfish Fishing

Fishing for Swordfish Swordfish Fishing Introduction Swordfish, also known as Broadbill in some countries, are large, highly migratory, predatory fish characterized by a long, flat bill. They are a popular sport fish of the billfish category, though elusive. Swordfish are elongated, round-bodied, and lose all teeth and scales by adulthood ...
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