Twelve years ago, the Federal government finally reacted to concerns from anglers and fish farmers and implemented control measures for the double-crested cormorant.
Preliminary findings suggest that Largemouth Bass Virus (LMBV) once again has damaged a bass fishery, this time at Kerr Lake/Buggs Island on the Virginia-North Carolina border.
This is a special week for me. It's time to go smallmouth fishing in northern Michigan. I feel sorry for my bass fishing buddies who live in the South and don't get to experience what we enjoy every fall. Let me put it in perspective: Michigan's fall smallmouth fishing is like the first day of deer season, the opening of the NFL and your birthday all wrapped in one. It's that extraordinary.
Now they're even. Last year, Nicholas shot his first deer with a gun before Jackson. Both boys got deer during gun season, but Nicholas was first. Well, last weekend, Jackson shot his first buck with a bow before Nicholas. Don't get me wrong. We don't promote competition between the boys, but there's always a little razzing and one-upmanship that goes on between brothers, especially 13-year-old twins.
Hydrologic Technician Brian Mailot wins the Federation Nation North Tournament.
Today's bass boats are extremely well built, but they need attention to keep them looking good and functioning properly.
Nate Wellman's long hours of practice on the Bay was his key to success in the Northern Open.
Low tide on the Chesapeake Bay proved bountiful for Michigan's Nate Wellman.
This album has photos of the 2010 Northern Open #2 day three weigh-in. The 2010 Bassmaster Northern Open #2 was held on the Detroit River in Detroit Michigan.
Nate Wellman went on the hunt in deeper waters on Friday at the 2010 Bassmaster Northern Open.