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The Never-Ending Search for Big Bass

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Fishing Prep: What to do to Fish for Paddlefish in Western Iowa

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5 Kinds of Fishing Rods that you should buy

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Introducing Fishing to Novice Anglers

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6 of the Weirdest Fish in the World

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6 Fish that Broke Guinness World Records

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10 Fishing Disasters on Film (a.k.a. What NOT to Do!)

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Carpe Diem: Bowfishing for Asian Carp

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Fishing Competition: Are You Ready for the Big Time?

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Bass Tournaments: How to Get Started

Gear

Get "Cranky" with Bass: How to Use Crankbaits

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The Novice Angler's Guide to Soft Plastics

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Four Thanksgiving Fishing Traditions You'll Want to Try

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Teach Your Daughter to Fish: 6 Reasons Why

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A Beginner's Adventure

Streams & Rivers

Fishing Mountain Streams for Brook Trout

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Fishing with Circle Hooks

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Fishing for Women: Don't Be Shy, Join a Club!

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Summertime Drop-Shotting

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11 of the Most Beautiful Fish in the World

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Getting Down with Wire Fishing Line

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10 Surprisingly Effective Things You Could Use as Bait

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Should You Use Bait or Lures for Blue Marlin?

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Top 20 Flies for Fly Fishing in Colorado

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Why Your Next Boat Should be a Jet

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Spearfishing: The Art of Peril and Precision

Apparel

Fishing Apparel For Men - Best Threads For The Job

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Ten Tips to Lock Down Your Lure Fishing

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8 Excellent Bass Fishing Lures

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7 Best Adult Personal Flotation Devices

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11 Best Freshwater Fishing Lures

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Skipping Shaky Heads

The Basics

Stay Ecosystem Friendly while Freshwater Fishing

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How Fishermen Can Help Fight Invasive Aquatic Species

Techniques

One Alabama, Two Alabama: Patience with Topwater Lures

Gear

Quick and Easy Homemade Fishing-Rod Holders

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Easy Homemade Fishing Rods

Techniques

5 Old-School Fishing Techniques You Won’t Believe

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Long Rods vs. Short Rods

Bait & tackle

Spin Bait Buyers Guide

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Baits vs. Lures: Natural or Manmade, which is Better?

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Lure Color: Which Works Best?

Bait & tackle

Does Big Bait Always Equal a Big Catch?

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How to Properly Clean a Fish

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The Environmental Effects of Ghost-Fishing

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How to Keep Your Catch Fresh for Eating

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Snagging Fish: Big Deal or Not?

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Farmed Fish vs. Wild-Caught Fish

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The Perfect Electric Eel Hunt

The Basics

Catch-and-Release vs. Kill what you Catch

Gear

To Rattle or Not to Rattle: Do Rattles Really Attract Fish?

The Basics

Fishing Etiquette? Yes, There is Such a Thing!

Technology

Advanced Electronics: Changing the Way We Fish

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Spey vs. Single-Hand: Let's Debate!

The Basics

River Etiquette: How Close is too Close?

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Weirdest Fishing Superstitions

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Do Your Friends Secretly Hate to Fish with You?

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Three Tasty Ways to Prepare Trout

Gear

Going Minimalist: Can Less Gear Help your Fishing?

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What Lurks Beneath: 5 Things you Don’t Want to Catch

The Basics

Best Catch-and-Release Techniques

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The How-to's of Homemade Lures

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Light-Line Finesse vs. Power Fishing

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My Top Five Smallmouth Baits I Never Leave The Dock Without

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Colorado Fishing License and Regulations

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11 Best Lures for Salmon Fishing Success

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Boating

Position Your Boat for Best Lure Presentation

Boating

Tips to Keep Your Boat in Tip-Top Shape

Boating

Boating: Fishing or Leisure, Safety First

The Basics

Guys, Take Your Lady Fishing with You!

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Best Catch-and-Release Practices

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The Science of Fishing: Some Things You May Not Know

Bait & tackle

Nymph-Fishing Basics: How to Do It Right

Freshwater

What Trout Eat and How to Imitate It

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5 of the Best Carp Bait Recipes

The Basics

The 17 Most Popular Freshwater Game Fish

Bait & tackle

Scented Baits: Do They Really Work?

Bait & tackle

31 of the Greatest Fishing Lures of All Time

Gear

Anatomy of the Modern Fly Line

Rods

How to Choose the Right Bass Rod

Freshwater

Three Patterns for Summer Pike Fishing

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Turning Up the Heat on Winter Bass

Technology

Solunar Theory: Fact or Fiction?

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Great Fish, Crappy Name: Fishing for Crappie

Streams & Rivers

Hidden Secrets of Trout Streams and How to Read Them

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How Water Temperature Affects Bass Feeding Behavior