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How Do Lures Visually Appeal to Fish?

2014-05-27T03:15:42Z

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Motion, size, and shape are the most important visual stimuli to many fish, and items you need to consider when selecting lures and especially when making a retrieve. Here's some food for thought about what triggers fish to strike.

 

How Do Lures Visually Appeal to Fish? originally appeared on About.com Freshwater Fishing on Tuesday, May 27th, 2014 at 03:15:42.

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Ways to Achieve Better Spincasting

2014-05-27T02:15:02Z

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Spincasting tackle is easy to use but not foolproof. Follow this advice to deal with line twist, spool issues, gear selection, and casting accuracy and distance with this equipment.

 

Ways to Achieve Better Spincasting originally appeared on About.com Freshwater Fishing on Tuesday, May 27th, 2014 at 02:15:02.

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Starting Kids Fishing

2014-05-26T02:15:17Z

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There's a right way and a wrong way to start youngsters out fishing, and you want to follow the former so that it's a pleasurable experience. Here are some thoughts on what species, seasons, and tackle will help make that a happy event.

Starting Kids Fishing originally appeared on About.com Freshwater Fishing on Monday, May 26th, 2014 at 02:15:17.

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Facts About Line Strength

2014-05-25T02:15:48Z

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Strength is obviously an important line characteristic in fishing, and line manufacturers have emphasized strength for decades, often in a misleading way. As a result, most anglers don't understand that few of the labels on fishing line spools actually mean what they say. Here are the facts.

 

Facts About Line Strength originally appeared on About.com Freshwater Fishing on Sunday, May 25th, 2014 at 02:15:48.

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Facts About Brown Trout

2014-05-24T09:36:57Z

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Brown trout are a popular catch from spring through fall, especially at this time of year in rivers and lakes. Here are some facts about their life and behavior.

 

Facts About Brown Trout originally appeared on About.com Freshwater Fishing on Saturday, May 24th, 2014 at 09:36:57.

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Where to Find Spring Panfish

2014-05-18T21:42:44Z

(image) Spring is a terrific time to be fishing for crappies, yellow perch, bluegills, and other sunfish species, all of which spawn sometime during this season. Here are the details on where to look for these fish and what to use.

 

Where to Find Spring Panfish originally appeared on About.com Freshwater Fishing on Sunday, May 18th, 2014 at 21:42:44.

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Catch More Spring Bass with Cranks and Jigs

2014-05-17T22:29:05Z

(image) Many anglers have a tendency to fish too fast for spring bass, especially early in the season. Two lure types that are good for slowing down and catching fish are shallow to mid-depth crankbaits, and jigs. Here's the key tactics for using these lures.

 

Catch More Spring Bass with Cranks and Jigs originally appeared on About.com Freshwater Fishing on Saturday, May 17th, 2014 at 22:29:05.

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Take Mom Fishing

2014-05-07T05:30:58Z

(image) There's a bunch of good reasons why more women should be fishing. With Mother's Day coming up, it's time to think about getting your mother, the mother of your children, your daughter, or any female friend with an interest in fishing on the water.

Take Mom Fishing originally appeared on About.com Freshwater Fishing on Wednesday, May 7th, 2014 at 05:30:58.

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Get Mom (or Another Woman in Your Life) a Fishing Gift

2014-05-04T05:32:57Z

(image) Here are some ideas about fishing-related gifts - outside the rod-and-reel box - that you can get for a woman who is new to fishing, or whom you'd like to introduce to the sport. That could certainly be mom, or even your daughter, spouse, or a friend.

 

Get Mom (or Another Woman in Your Life) a Fishing Gift originally appeared on About.com Freshwater Fishing on Sunday, May 4th, 2014 at 05:32:57.

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Fish Shallow for Spring Trout in Lakes

2014-05-02T01:30:25Z

(image) In spring, trout in lakes are shallow and spooky. It takes trolling to cover the water effectively and creative presentations to put fish in the net. Start when the ice melts and keep an eye on the near-surface temperature. Here are the details.

Fish Shallow for Spring Trout in Lakes originally appeared on About.com Freshwater Fishing on Friday, May 2nd, 2014 at 01:30:25.

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