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Big Water and Light Line

Big Water and Light Line

Apr 3, 2017 - So what Id like to review in this writing is line, but more importantly light line fishing. Some call it ultra light, while others call it whacked to even try, but in my assessment if you havent spent at least a couple trips on your favorite water fishing 4 or 6 lb. test line you owe it to yourself to see what its all about.
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Destination Canada- French River Musky

Destination Canada- French River Musky

Apr 3, 2017 - Keeping this in mind the mighty French is not a numbers fishery, it requires a passion, and diligence, but the rewards are well worth it as this system has produced world class fish-(In 1989 angler Art Barefoot landed a 60lb French River muskellunge).
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Getting the Most from In-Line Planer Boards

Getting the Most from In-Line Planer Boards

Apr 3, 2017 - For anyone interested in the history of board fishing in the Great Lakes, its important to understand the pros and cons of both mast systems and in-line boards.
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Jigging for Early Season Walleye and Pike

Jigging for Early Season Walleye and Pike

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Preliminary 2016 Boat Survey Numbers Show Effort, Catch Down

Apr 3, 2017 - After a decade of relatively stable fishing effort on Lake Ontario with anglers chasing salmon and trout, 2016 saw a significant drop in the overall effort in the lake. In fact, early numbers show a 24 percent decrease in trout and salmon fishing effort from the 10 year average, finishing at 38,776 boat trips a reduction of around 7,400 boat trips from the previous year.
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SMELT in the Finger Lakes

SMELT in the Finger Lakes

Apr 3, 2017 - The abundance of smelt in the Finger Lakes has plummeted over the last 30 years. A few decades ago, it was not uncommon during the peak of the spring smelt run to catch your limit of smelt with just a couple of scoops of your smelt net.
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Spring Brown Trout Tactics, Niagara-Style

Spring Brown Trout Tactics, Niagara-Style

Apr 3, 2017 - Brown trout fishing in Lake Ontario carries with it a certain mystique, especially in the spring.
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Spring Turkey Hunters Dilemma

Spring Turkey Hunters Dilemma

Apr 3, 2017 - Each year during the spring turkey hunting season, there is not a day that goes by when a turkey hunter has to make the long walk out of the hardwoods to his pick-up truck without a gobbler in hand
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Take Better Fish Photos

Take Better Fish Photos

Apr 3, 2017 - The catch and release ethic is here to stay. Trophy fish are put back into our waters to fight another day, including the big specimens that live in Lake Ontario and run its tributaries.
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The Research Vessel "SETH GREEN" and Lake Ontario Fisheries Unit

Apr 3, 2017 - One of the most interesting trips I have witnessed and enjoyed was a trip aboard the researchVessel, SETH GREEN.
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Tying the Blue Collar Prince Nymph

Tying the Blue Collar Prince Nymph

Apr 3, 2017 - This early season nymph pattern excels in fast water which is often encountered during the first days.
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DEC, OMNR Make Decision to Cut Salmon, Lake Trout

DEC, OMNR Make Decision to Cut Salmon, Lake Trout

Jan 3, 2017 - There will be a 20 percent decrease in salmon and lake trout stockings in Lake Ontario in 2017.
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Getting Ready for 2017 Tournaments; Final Recap for Pro-Ams

Getting Ready for 2017 Tournaments; Final Recap for Pro-Ams

Jan 3, 2017 - Where did 2016 go? From a derby and tournament fishermans perspective, it was a much better year in the way of fish and fishing for the most part. The size of the fish was back up again
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Hidden Gems: Finding Great Fishing Spots Using Google Maps

Jan 3, 2017 - I was fishing Smoke Creek underneath a bridge a little more than a stones throw away from New Era Stadium.
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IS SENECA LAKE FISHING IN TROUBLE?

IS SENECA LAKE FISHING IN TROUBLE?

Jan 3, 2017 - There is controversy regarding the water quality and fishery in Seneca Lake, the largest and deepest of the 11 Finger Lakes. Both environmental professionals and local residents have concerns over the high salinity levels, nutrient pollution, (particularly phosphorus), and recent blue green algae blooms in the lake.
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Lake Ontario’s All-Winter Streams

Lake Ontario’s All-Winter Streams

Jan 3, 2017 - Winter steelhead fishing in the Lake Ontario tributaries isnt for everyone. Yet in spite of the difficulties, there are days when you get to watch a 10-foot fly rod bend in half as a big steelie takes off on its first run.
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Learning to Read Animal Sign

Learning to Read Animal Sign

Jan 3, 2017 - One of the marvelous things about New York State is that it is blessed with a wonderful assortment of wild mammals ranging from the diminutive deer mouse weighing in at a mere 7 ounces to the massive bull moose that can reach weights of 1400 pounds.
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Modify those Plugs

Modify those Plugs

Jan 3, 2017 - Not many anglers are as enamored with crankbaits or what many anglers simply call plugs as I am. For more than 20 years Ive spent a significant amount of my on the water time both fishing with and testing the diving depths of these hard baits for our Precision Trolling Data apps.
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Sandy Pond-“Ice Fishing Blitz”

Sandy Pond-“Ice Fishing Blitz”

Jan 3, 2017 - There is a therapeutic nature to sitting on a 5 gallon bucket and jerking Yellow Perch through the ice! In fact, its the perfect way for an all-season sportsman to un-wind after an action packed fishing and hunting season.
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The Muddy Waters Wet Fly / Streamer

The Muddy Waters Wet Fly / Streamer

Jan 3, 2017 - When it comes to the color purple, trout fishermen are just beginning to discover what bass, walleye and steelhead anglers have known all along.
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