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Oak Duke: Bass are why I love weed

Weeds are go-to fishing locations for summer largemouths and Oak Duke has a number of techniques for targeting them. (Photo by Oak Duke)

Oh come on folks.
After reading that headline you might be tempted to think that I mean the smokeable kind of weed.
Nope, water weeds. The kind that means bass! Bass love weed, for shelter, food, oxygen, and shade.
Shelter is obvious. In many ponds and lakes, weed is like a magnet, attracting bass to relative security. Critters of all sorts hang in the weeds too…and are there for bass to munch upon.

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