Top Storys From ODU from the past month
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Top Story’s From ODU, From The Past Month

Top Story’s From ODU from the past month – Catfish, Bass on Insects, Musky, Naming Your Boat and Jigs for Walleye Tips for catching catfish at community ponds – https://www.odumagazine.com/tips-for-catching-catfish-at-community-ponds-2/ The Perfect Pairing- Creeks and […]

SELECT A LINE FOR OPEN WATER FISHING 1
Fishing The Midwest with Jensen & Frisch

SELECT A LINE FOR OPEN WATER FISHING

We’re well into another open water fishing season.  Some of us have been out a lot, some not so much, and some are getting ready for that first trip of the year.  The most important […]

Try The River This Summer
Fishing The Midwest with Jensen & Frisch

Try The River This Summer

The Midwest is blessed with all sorts of fishing opportunities.  Lakes, rivers, ponds, and reservoirs can be found close-by wherever you live.  Simply put, you don’t need to drive far to go fishing. Rivers can […]

How To Target Wintertime White Bass
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How To Target Wintertime White Bass

In spring, white bass seek tributaries of major reservoirs for spawning runs. It is during these spawning runs, when thousands of whites are concentrated in small streams, that most white bass are taken during the […]

Looking to Catch Numbers
Bass Fishing

Looking to Catch Numbers

Many times we head to the water, thinking how great it would be to catch just a bunch of fish; size is irrelevant, just catch fish. The problem is most of us don’t understand the […]

Summer Time Fishing Decisions
Bass Fishing

Summer Time Fishing Decisions

As we progress into the summertime patterns, bass fishing becomes more complex and hence there are many more decisions you need to make to have successful trips during the heat of the summer. Most of […]

LIVE-BAIT RIGS FOR MORE SUMMER FISH
Bass Fishing

LIVE-BAIT RIGS FOR MORE SUMMER FISH

From now until autumn, one of the most productive ways to catch fish is with a live-bait rig.  Live-bait rigs are simple set-ups, but they’re so effective so much of the time.  Whether you’re after […]

MID-SUMMER FISHING REMINDERS
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MID-SUMMER FISHING REMINDERS

July is almost here.  Time goes by faster every year.  We had an early ice-out this year, but the weather stayed cool and the water didn’t warm up as quickly as we thought it would. […]

The 5 Fishing Lures Smallmouth Can't Resist
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The 5 Fishing Lures Smallmouth Can’t Resist

Call it “Survivor: Smallmouth Style.” Tell a professional angler he’s going smallmouth fishing somewhere that has a huge population of big bronzebacks and watch the smile spread across his face faster than a gar skinning […]

Jitterbuggin’ the Buffalo
Bass Fishing

Jitterbuggin’ the Buffalo

The night was incredibly beautiful and serene. The full moon splashed a ribbon of silver across the mirrored surface of the Buffalo River. The sky glittered with a million stars. A cool breeze carried the […]

Attacking Tidal Bass
Bass Fishing

Attacking Tidal Bass

“A lot of anglers are a little fearful of fishing tidal waters,” said tournament angler and brand ambassador Ty Spade. “They think it’s confusing and that if the tide isn’t right, they won’t be able […]

Carp Fishing - Hot Boilies
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Carp Fishing – Hot Boilies

A lot of anglers simply purchase their boilies straight off the shelf of a tackle shop and introduce them to the lake here, there and everywhere with no care and attention. Of course, this is […]

Big Catfish Tip From Glenn Flowers
Catfish Fishing

Big Catfish Tip From Glenn Flowers

Big Catfish Tip is a series of tips and techniques for catching more catfish. Today’s tip comes from Glenn Flowers and it contradicts a long held belief about flatheads. Butterflying For Flatheads The biggest misconception […]

Frogs Can be Versatile Bait
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Frogs Can Be Versatile Baits

When most of us think about frog fishing we move our thoughts to fishing heavy grass in the fall of the year; good decision but there are many more great places to fish a frog […]

How to Set Up Bottom Bouncer Rigs
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How to Set Up Bottom Bouncer Rigs

 A bottom bouncer is a simple piece of terminal tackle that is comprised of an inverted “L” shaped wire form with a weight and snap swivel attached. It’s typically used for drifting or trolling natural […]

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A whopping 8,089 lionfish removed

Successful is too small of a word to describe the second annual Lionfish Removal and Awareness Day Festival May 14-15. In Pensacola alone, 8,089 lionfish were removed in only two days at the Gulf Coast […]