Cooperation among anglers and resource managers kept the situation under control while more was learned about LMBV.
Tim Cook, the Texas B.A.S.S. Federation Nation conservation director since 2003, wanted a way to share and inspire other conservation-minded anglers.
Quality Bass Club event coordinator Cal Bienhoff said, "Anything we can do for these service members, we should do."
B.A.S.S. Federation Nation chapters can take people fishing who otherwise may never get the chance.
Water willows in Lake Oconee add shoreline vegetation, nursery habitat and ambush cover.
Arkansas answered the challenge on Day Three of the B.A.S.S. Federation Nation Central Divisional presented by Yamaha and Skeeter.
Junior anglers put on an impressive performance on Day Three of the Central Divisional presented by Yamaha and Skeeter.
Three anglers will try to win a second consecutive trip to the National Championship today.
Several Juniors seek berths in the Bassmaster Junior World Championship later this year.