After hundreds and hundreds of fishing trips, I can safely say that fishing is a hobby that you can benefit from in more than one way! It is really so much more than simply catching a fish. Here are 10 reasons why fishing is good for you and your health.
Posts from: April 2020
Most states allow the use of live bait, but have certain restrictions and rules concerning the possession and use of baitfish. Only a handful of states completely prohibit the use of live bait in their waters.
After having interviewed Martin Bowler via video-call on Skype, I immediately started to write this featured article on him, as he was kind enough to also answer a few written questions. Read the very interesting and inspiring result below and find out more about Martin’s amazing angling adventures.
Common carp are fully covered by scales, whilst mirror carp have irregular patches of scales all over their body. Mirror carp are much rounder than commons. Also, common carp usually fight more than mirror carp do when they have been hooked.
It is fishing with live or dead bait with 2 treble hooks and a wire leader, using a combination of a tip up and a medium to heavy ice fishing rod, where the tip up merely functions as a bite indicator.
As it turns out, they actually are! New research concludes that roughly 50% of the world’s oceans’ fish stocks are recovering, or have recovered, and are now at proposed target rates.