Fishing

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How To Make a Minnow Trap

Follow these steps to build a minnow trap.

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How to Collect Sea Mussels

It is not hard to collect sea mussels.

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Fishing Reel Maintenance Guide

Keep reeling in the big ones.

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Species of Fish you'll encounter when Coarse Fishing

When angling for coarse species of fish, one typically looks for freshwater types, except for game fish such as char, salmon and trout. Most coarse fishes can be caught in the waters of Australia, England, and New Zealand. If you wish to become familiar with these species of fish, read on about their

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Salt Water Reels Vs. Fresh Water Reels

If you frequently fish in oceanic waters, salt water reels are a must. Specifically designed for salt water use, these reels have special features that distinguish them from fresh water reels. Below are some of the key differences between the two types of reels. Size Reels for oceanic use tend to be

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Salmon Spawning Season: When to Maximize Your Efforts

The salmon spawning season is the period when the fish leave their saltwater habitat, and return to the freshwater environment where they were born, to lay their eggs. The salmon reach sexual maturity and are ready to spawn by the time they arrive at their native stream. Salmon species can be divided

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How to Build Your Own Crab Trap

For you crab lovers who like old fashioned way, here is how to build your own crab trap: Just have in mind that you are not going for the big ones out there, because it could turn up being a little bit dangerous if you are nervous, or if it's your first time, and are not familiar with the fast reactions

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How to Raise Worms for Fishing

Stop buying your worms and "grow" them instead.

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Catfish Noodling: Is it Worth it?

In some communities, it's a time honored tradition.

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3 Ways to Catch Razor Clams

Razor clams are coastal shellfish, known for their rarity and their meaty contents, and you can catch them for dinner.

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Tips for Clam Digging

Dig into this before you go clamming.