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Finger Lakes Confessions: Perch Medicine

I’m by no means a die-hard perch fisherman, but these little guys have saved me from mental meltdown during many a late winters day. Those days that aren’t quite yet spring but the ice-fishing is long gone. 493 more words


THE YACK REPORT ... Spring fishing picking up despite the cooler weather...

Hello Folks! 2018 has been a good year so far. The winter fishing for yellow perch was consistent during the later part of the winter. Health conditions have kept me off the water many days. 477 more words

Light Tackle

Lakes with a Silver Lining

Silver nano-particles, or nanosilver, are tiny globules of silver about 1/1000th the diameter of a human hair. Since silver is toxic to bacteria, nanosilver is widely used as an antibacterial and is found in over 400 products, including: underwear, socks, towels, carpets, cosmetics, baby bottles, stuffed animals, refrigerators, and washing machines. 504 more words


Xmas Prince

Xmas Prince . . .

The kebari for the season is the Xmas Prince; my festive variation on the distinctive nymph with wing of white; my standard weighted with wire on a size 10 wet nymph hook. 130 more words



9-27-17 the dock

I have been watching the minnows from the end of the dock irregularly but frequently, when the weather is nice enough to see into the water through the waves and to be out on the dock for extended periods of time, since the first time I noticed them streaming north past the dock. 1,834 more words


Fish Alberta - Wadlin Lake

When it comes to boreal lakes in Northern Alberta, Wadlin Lake is as good an example as you will find.

A gravel road and a modest campground operated by Mackenzie County are the only man-made features along the shore of this stunning 1,900 hectare lake. 547 more words