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10 Tips for Getting a Boat Loan

It’s almost prime-time boating season, and manufacturers are reporting that freshwater fishing boats, personal watercraft and pontoon boats are top sellers. What steps do you need to take to arrange financing for your dream boat? Here […]

Unbound – A Mercury Film
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Unbound – A Mercury Film

For people living with serious disabilities, everyday life can be a big challenge, and spending quality time on the water can appear all but impossible. But Captain Mick Nealey aims to change that by spending […]

What Ott DeFoe Says About Underwater Cameras 1
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What Ott DeFoe Says About Underwater Cameras

   An increasingly important, though rarely talked-about tool in bass boats today, an underwater camera yields real-life fishing visuals that can’t be refuted. For 2019 Bassmaster Classic champion, Ott DeFoe, however, concealing a camera in […]

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Fishing Tournament Coverage 4-15-2019

Fishing Tournament Coverage from the past week – Bassmaster, King Kat, High School FLW, FLW Tour and MLF were all on the water. Blaylock Holds On To Win Bassmaster Elite Series – https://www.odumagazine.com/blaylock-holds-on-to-win-bassmaster-elite-series-2/ Faulkenbury and […]

Oregon Coastal Habitat Project Restores Coho
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Oregon Coastal Habitat Project Restores Coho

NOAA’s work with community partners restoring estuary habitat in Tillamook Bay, Oregon is revitalizing tidal wetlands for threatened Oregon Coast coho salmon, and helping reduce flooding in the surrounding communities and farmlands. The project’s benefits […]

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Arkansas – White Bass Run Spawns Action

Each spring, anglers across The Natural State start getting the fever for some fishing action. Sure, die-hard anglers and veteran bass fishermen have been on the water fishing for big fish for the last month […]

FIGHT FOR BRISTOL BAY
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FIGHT FOR BRISTOL BAY

Why is Bristol Bay so important? Bristol Bay is one of the finest fishing destinations on Earth. The watershed is home to all five species of Pacific salmon found in North America: sockeye, coho, Chinook, […]

Minnesota Anglers Building Stronger Voice
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Minnesota Anglers Building Stronger Voice

A new nonprofit grassroots fishing organization is launching this month. Its mission: enhance fishing in Minnesota by increasing state investment into fisheries and fishing-related programs. And all 1.8 million Minnesota anglers – and anyone who […]

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The February-March 2019 Edition Of ODU Magazine

The ICE ZONE, OPEN WATER ZONE and HUNTING ZONE are all here for you to enjoy. Magazine Link – https://www.odumagazine.com/Magazines/ODU-Feb-Mar2019/ PDF/Printable Link – https://www.odumagazine.com/Magazines/ODUFeb-Mar2019.pdf We start out the OPEN WATER ZONE with a full press […]

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Blackfish Launches New Line of Rain Suits

  Outdoorsmen and women, especially anglers, are starved for a quality rain suit that is waterproof but also has the breathability to keep them dry from the inside. Two new rain suits from Blackfish Gear […]

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Oregon: How To Fish For Trout

More people in Oregon fish for trout than for any other kind of fish. Anglers can experience a lifetime of varied and rewarding adventures fishing for trout in Oregon’s shaded coastal streams, alpine lakes, urban […]

Panfish Fishing

Crazy for Crappie

There’s a reason that sunfish (and some other freshwater fish) are often referred to as “panfish.” It’s because they often fit pretty well going into a pan—and usually taste pretty good coming out of one. […]

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Winter Fishing Tips and Tactics

Fishing through the winter months can be very rewarding for a number of reasons. Cold temperatures keep fair-weather anglers home and hunting seasons lead many anglers to trade lakes for the woods. Winter is also […]

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Longnose Gar Record Broken In Maryland

A Dorchester County man set a state record for catching a 17.9-pound longnose gar. Secretary resident David Confair, 44, caught the fish Jan. 23 a few miles above the historic Brookview Bridge along Marshyhope Creek. An […]

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IGFA Hot Catches: January 2019

    IGFA Hot Catches – Chouinard’s Mutton Snapper – Patagonia founder Yvon Chouinard caught this beautiful 6.35-kilogram (14-pound) mutton snapper (Lutjanus analis) on December 12, 2018, while fly fishing the flats of Walker’s Cay, Bahamas. […]

Bass Fishing

Subtle Approach for Winter Bass

“Water temps are running at 58 or 59 degrees and bass are suspended — bunched up — hovering over rocks, logs, brush or crevices just waiting for baitfish to swim by,” said competitive bass fisherman […]

Garmin Adds Features to ECHOMAP Plus Series
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Garmin Adds Features to ECHOMAP Plus Series

“Garmin’s g3 products combine the best content from both Garmin and Navionics to provide the highest quality detail and coverage available to mariners today.” OLATHE, Kan.–(BUSINESS WIRE)–g3 and LakeVü g3 cartography products built-in for coastal […]

Fishing The Midwest with Jensen & Frisch

FISHING THE MIDWEST EXPANDS TO NATIONWIDE COVERAGE

The award-winning Fishing the Midwest television series will start airing again in early 2019 in homes throughout the Midwest, and this year, anglers across North America will have access to Fishing the Midwest.  Fishing the […]