Can Anglers Help Recover Puget Sound Rockfish?

Working with anglers to recover threatened Puget Sound rockfish from The Fishing Wire Today's feature, on Pacific rockfish that live 75 to 100 years, comes to us from NOAA Fisheries. Written by Ed Quimby with contributions by Kelly Andrews and Jennifer Sawchuck Rockfish don't put up a fight like Chinook salmon (Oncorhynchus tshawytscha), so what's the allure of catching them? Quite simply, they're tasty. Randy Jones, a charter boat captain from Bremerton, remembers being about 10-years Read more [...]

Lake Guntersville Fishing Report from Captain Mike Gerry

Lake Guntersville Fishing Report Fishing Report, Lake Guntersville 9/28/14 The fall bite came in this week like a tornado, knocking down some past 3 month records with big fish and big numbers. We were seeing a positive progression and by Friday it was on; catching fish on several power fishing presentations! We started each day fishing Secret Weapon buzz baits, spooks catching active fish early in the day; as each day progressed the SPRO Fat John 60 square bill got hot along with my Read more [...]

How Can I Catch Early Fall Trout?

Early Fall Trout from The Fishing Wire Opportunities abound for fast autumn action Across the spectrum of hunting, fishing and other outdoor pursuits, autumn is truly a time of plenty. And one of the more overlooked opportunities involves the early fall trout bite. The action often gets lost in the shuffle of activities. But the fact remains, September produces fine fishing afoot and afloat for anglers who understand a bit about fall trout behavior. "In early fall, trout are either roaming Read more [...]

Catching Spotted Bass On Lake Lanier In November

Lake Lanier was the site for the November Spalding County Sportsman Club tournament a few years ago. Nine of us fished for eight hours and caught 19 bass weighing 31 pounds,15 ounces. That is a good average size for any lake and it is even better if you know most of the bass we caught were spotted bass. They tend to be smaller and lighter than largemouth. James Pilgrim, Jr. had a limit of 5 keepers that weighed 9-2 for first. He had one of the prettiest spots I have ever seen, a 4 pound, Read more [...]

Clarks Hill – Lake Thurmond Fishing Report

Fishing Report for Clarks Hill - Lake Thurmond Want specific holes to fish each month of the year on Clarks Hill - Lake Thurmond? Check out "Keys To Catching Clarks Hill Bass" in eBook format, with ten spots for each month of the year, with GPS coordinates, how to fish each and lures to use. The eBook is $4.99. Now available on CD ($6.00) or Email ($4.00) - contact me at ronnie@fishing-about.com I may have some copies printed but the price would be about $10.00. If you want a printed copy please Read more [...]

Lake Lanier Fishing Report

Want specific holes to fish each month of the year on Lake Lanier? Check out Keys To Catching Lake Lanier Bass in eBook format, with ten spots for each month of the year, with GPS coordinates, how to fish each and lures to use. The eBook is $4.99. Now available on CD ($6.00) or Email ($4.00) - contact me at ronnie@fishing-about.com I may have some copies printed but the price would be about $10.00. If you want a printed copy please email me at ronnie@fishing-about.com to reserve a copy if I do Read more [...]

Lake Allatoona Fishing Report

Fishing Report for Lake Allatoona “The Southern Fishing Report” By Ken Sturdivant 106 Hickory Ridge 770 889 2654 Cumming Georgia 30040 www.southernfishing.com September 25, 2014 LAKE ALLATOONA IS FULL, STAINED & LOW 80’S This Lake Allatoona bass fishing report is from Mat Driver, www.proanglerradio.com 404 456 6094 Bass fishing is hit or miss right now. It's that time of year where we're having those cooler nights and it had got the water temp to the perfect place for an Read more [...]

Jackson Lake Fishing Report

Fishing Report for Jackson Lake “The Southern Fishing Report” By Ken Sturdivant 106 Hickory Ridge 770 889 2654 Cumming Georgia 30040 www.southernfishing.com September 25, 2014 JACKSON LAKE IS FULL, STAINED & LOW 80’S Bass fishing is fair. Down lake fish the steeper banks with jigs and slow moving dark colored Zoom green pumpkin u tale worms. White spinner baits are catching a few when thrown right up next to the bank and slow rolling it back. With real muddy water up in the Read more [...]

Lake Oconee Fishing Report

Fishing Report for Lake Oconee “The Southern Fishing Report” By Ken Sturdivant 106 Hickory Ridge 770 889 2654 Cumming Georgia 30040 www.southernfishing.com September 25, 2014 LAKE OCONEE IS FULL, MID 80’S DEGREES Bass fishing is fair to good. The lake is full and stained up the rivers clear on the south end. The water temperature is 76 to 82 degrees. Use a #7 Shad Rap around docks in the mouths of the creeks and large coves. Contact the dock polls and fish under the docks. Read more [...]

West Point Lake Fishing Report

Fishing Report for West Point Lake “The Southern Fishing Report” By Ken Sturdivant 106 Hickory Ridge 770 889 2654 Cumming Georgia 30040 www.southernfishing.com September 25, 2014 WEST POINT LAKE IS DOWN 2.3 FEET, STAINED & LOW 80’S Bass fishing is fair and fish the lower part of the lake right now until the upper end and main lake clear. The water temperature has cooled down and the bass will be moving up into the coves and will starting hitting buzz baits. Look Read more [...]