Spring is Here!

Despite the nor’easter that just dumped 18″ of snow on us last week, spring is upon us!  Our fishing season never ends, but the number of hours we spend on the water spikes this time of year.  For that reason, we will be away from the blog for some time and hope to be back towards the end of the …

Warming Waters: Part 3

Deforestation As we know, climate change is happening and we are the primary cause of this problem due to our emission of greenhouse gases (GHGs).  These gases consist of anything that traps solar radiation in our atmosphere such as: carbon dioxide, methane, ozone and fluorocarbons.  There are several factors to consider when looking into this issue, and the big picture is …

Sexy over Size

The Making of a Trophy All too often we are consumed by catching the biggest fish.  Just look at the list of nicknames we have for those big fish: pig, hawg, slab, buck, toad, gator, cow, beast, monster, fatty, lunker… and of course the biggest fish in the river, Mr. Hog Johnson!  Size certainly doesn’t hurt, and in fact it’s …