Cold rain greeted anglers as they waited for takeoff on Day One of the Western Divisional presented by Yamaha and Skeeter on Navajo Lake.
Cumberland Lake's dam repair is not having the devastating effect on the fish that was originally feared; the businesses, however, are a different story.
When BASS member Bob Radney learned about Blake Muhlenbruck's auction to help the disabled go fishing, he knew he wanted to help.
What fishermen view as a precious natural resource is considered nothing more than inconvenient "collateral damage" by one of the nation's major power companies.
Blake Muhlenbruck survived a horrific industrial accident that mangled the right side of his body. During the painful rehabilitation process and in the drug-clouded aftermath, he didn't want to survive.
Grass carp are the fish that bass anglers love to hate because of their voracious appetites for weedy habitat and occasional overstocking by lakefront associations and resource managers.
U.S. Department of Agriculture (USDA) is reaching out to anglers and boaters in an attempt to prevent the spread of viral hemorrhagic septicemia (VHS), a fish-killing disease that has infected smallmouth bass and more than a dozen other species.
By late summer vast areas of Lake Okeechobee were dry or inaccessible because of prolonged drought.
States divide the limited water supplies of the Colorado River
For decades developers have continued to overbuild central and southern Florida, showing no concern for a limited water supply. They did so because they knew that their political allies would assist them when the wells ran dry