Bass

Plastics are taking over the (bass fishing) world

Angler offers his opinion that many lures, such as spinners and crank baits, tend to do most of the work in catching fish. But anglers who use plastics are required to use special skills and techniques to land bass.

Electronics aren’t just for kids

Catching fish requires finding fish, and the author stresses the importance of electronics on his fishing boat — along with learning how to use those electronics

The science behind catch and release

I recently had the privilege to attend a lecture on the science of catch and release by Dr. Steven J. Cooke, who is an associate professor and Canada Research Chair of Environmental Science and Biology at Carleton University

Bass are in ‘good old days’

Science and opinions considered evenly, it’s quite possible Illinois is smack in the middle of a Micropterus salmoides renaissance.

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