Catch the fish you want, and more of them Choose the right gear and the right locations to fish Get the whole family involved safely Get hooked on a lifelong hobby Millions of folks find fishing relaxing, challenging, entertaining…and a great way to spice up dinner. This 3rd edition of the top-selling guidebook shows you everything you need to know about the necessary gear, where different kinds of fish hang out, what types of bait and lures to stock, how to stay safe on the water, and even how to clean and cook your catch. Plus, you'll learn about the latest high-tech fishing gadgets and GPS hacks, get advice on fishing from boats, and much more. Here's where to drop your line! Inside... Advice on clothing and other gear Choosing a rod and reel All about line and tackle The latest high-tech gadgets Which bait for which fish How to evaluate the water Exploring fly fishing basics Tips for fishing from boats and kayaks
One of humanity’s oldest methods of obtaining food is also a way of life and one of our most ancient past-times: fishing. This book introduces young readers to fishing basics, explores the differences between freshwater and saltwater fishing, and offers a detailed discussion of equipment and safety. Environmentally and ecologically sound fishing practices are also discussed in a volume that is sure to be enjoyed by both novices and experienced anglers who desire a refresher course in skills, techniques, and preparation.
The Whitefish Ed Chronicles of the Henry s Fork Fly Fishing and FUN
With fierce fangs, sharp spines, and beady eyes, anglerfish are monsters of the deep sea. Many even have a glowing lure over their heads to draw prey to them in the dark water. When the prey gets close enough, they attack. This intriguing book takes readers deep under the waves to see these strange and fascinating creatures up close. As creepy as anglerfish are, readers are sure to have fun discovering 20 fun facts about them.
Ice fishing is a way of catching fish through an opening in the ice on a frozen lake or river. It is a popular winter activity in several countries that have an extremely cold climate. Ice fishermen need warm clothing, fishing gear - such as rods and lures - and a special tool, called an ice auger, to drill fishing holes. But the most important thing needed is strong ice!