Many bass anglers lump submerged aquatic vegetation like milfoil, coontail and hydrilla under the generic heading of "grass." For some, the term also covers lily pads and even floating plants like hyacinths. Many successful tournament pros speak of grass because they want to be vague about how and where they're catching bass to keep the competition guessing.
Emerald Shiners, spot-tail shiners, red-tail chubs, bluntnose minnows, alewives, threadfin and gizzard shad, crawfish, hellgrammites and round gobies. The forage preferences of smallmouth bass throughout the country are well-known to most bass anglers.
As a few innovative anglers have discovered, "welding" is one of the best ways to quickly put a limit of quality fish in the boat.
Final seven qualify through Series, Federation Nation championships
Russell Colwell wins series championship
Two bass In Ten Pound Range Give Oklahoma Angler A Seven Pound Lead
Event winner will be the 50th qualifier for the 2007 classic
Royce Dennington outfishes 53 other anglers.