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Auburn University Fishing Team Reinstated
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Auburn University Fishing Team Reinstated

The Auburn University Bass Fishing Team will return to competition on April 22, 2021 after being suspended through the rest of the year, following a meeting with school administrators. A few weeks ago, university officials suspended the fishing club until Jan. 1, 2022, according to a memo that circulated on social media. The team had...

St. Croix Fashion Fits Your Fishing Lifestyle
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St. Croix Fashion Fits Your Fishing Lifestyle

PARK FALLS, Wisc.  – At St. Croix Rod, we understand that your passion for fishing is always with you. On the water or off, you’re always thinking about the next cast. We’re constantly thinking about your next cast, too – striving to make sure you have the Best Rods on Earth® that always deliver the...

Rapala “Delivery” Video Visits South Carolina Low Country
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Rapala “Delivery” Video Visits South Carolina Low Country

The Second Episode in The Delivery video series from Rapala® Explores the Fish-Catching Power of the Rapala® X-Rap® Long Cast Shallow in South Carolina’s Low Country. X-Rap Long Cast Shallow vs. South Carolina’s giant redfish, renowned for both their size and fight. Who do you think will win this contest? If you have any doubt,...

Who’s the Noob at Fishing Tackle Retailer?
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Who’s the Noob at Fishing Tackle Retailer?

“Noob” is not common in my normal day-to-day vocabulary—it felt kind of awkward even to type—but with an 8-year-old son in the house who loves his electronics, I hear the term “noob” thrown around enough to know I am one… for now at least. And while I know a great many of you out there,...

This Week on America Outdoors Radio
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This Week on America Outdoors Radio

This week on America Outdoors Radio crappie fishing is a recurrent theme.  We’ll start off sharing some of the top crappie fishing destinations in America from Wired2Fish.com and then chat with Darrell Van Vactor with Crappie USA about two tournaments that took place last week and a couple more coming up soon. On top of that we’ll...

Options Abound For Bassmaster Elite Series Event At Lake Fork
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Options Abound For Bassmaster Elite Series Event At Lake Fork

QUITMAN, Texas — It’s been six months since Lake Fork hosted a B.A.S.S. event, but while the seasonal complexion will be significantly different when the Guaranteed Rate Bassmaster Elite comes to town, this East Texas powerhouse stands ready to produce another impressive showing.   Competition days will be April 22-25 with daily takeoffs from Sabine...

This Week on Outdoors Radio
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This Week on Outdoors Radio

  This week, Outdoors Radio features incoming Wisconsin Wildlife Federation executive director Mark LaBarbera, charter captain “Dumper Dan” Welsch, “Tick Terminator” Brian Anderson and pro angler Duffy Kopf. Jeff prepares for the first walleye tournament of the season.   In the Hupy and Abraham Outdoor Report, Mark LaBarbera, incoming executive director of the Wisconsin Wildlife...

“Chasin’ The Sun” Takes a Trip Down Memory Lane
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“Chasin’ The Sun” Takes a Trip Down Memory Lane

PANAMA CITY BEACH, Fla. – It’s a fresh take on old memories as Capt. Justin Leake and Capt. Travis Holeman watch footage from previous seasons to try to identify what is on the end of their fishing line based on the tackle they used, location and weather conditions. The award-winning television show, presented by Visit...

Milford Lake To Host B.A.S.S. Nation Central Regional
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Milford Lake To Host B.A.S.S. Nation Central Regional

  Junction City, Kan. — When grass-roots anglers from eight states arrive at Lake Milford in Kansas for the 2021 TNT Fireworks B.A.S.S. Nation Central Regional April 21-23, the spawn will likely be in full swing, according to Kansas B.A.S.S. Nation President Richard Heflin. “April is an interesting time for Milford,” Heflin said. “You are...

Angling as a Path to Conservation Stewardship
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Angling as a Path to Conservation Stewardship

The following is a summary of a review paper authored by seven scientists and researchers from Australia, Canada, and the United States, including Aaron Adams, who is a member of AFFTA Fisheries Fund’s Science & Policy Committee.   The paper brings a thoughtful and analytical approach to describing what many of us know intuitively—that anglers...