Fishing

New angle on fishing – Post Register

Posted: Thursday, January 26, 2017

The annual Fly Fishing Film Tour is coming to Spokane with the usual mix of saltwater and freshwater action, sizzling casts and screaming lines from domestic and international waters. And this year, women anglers are taking a higher profile. Roughly a third of the fly fishers in the United States are women, yet that hasn’t been reflected in the film associated with the sport, says Doug Powell of Mayfly Media,…

Sea lice outbreak sends salmon prices soaring – Fox News

Posted: Thursday, January 26, 2017

Salmon prices have reached historic highs due to an outbreak of sea lice in Norway, which offers the world’s largest farmed salmon supply. The NASDAQ Salmon Index indicates the price of the fatty fish has increased by more than 15 percent in the last three months alone. In Norway and Scotland, Salmon prices climbed by 50 percent in 2016 due to a spread of the half-inch parasites, which nibble…

Fish report: Bass bite best on jigs and crank baits – The Tennessean – The Tennessean

Posted: Thursday, January 26, 2017

Best waters to fish in the Nashville-area this week.(Photo: File) To report the most up-to-date information on fishing in the Midstate, The Tennessean has asked for contributions from several avid anglers. They will report on their latest trips, as well as offer tips. To add a report, contact Mike Organ at 615-259-8021 or morgan@tennessean.com. • Melvin Stewart on the Cumberland River: Last Sunday I fished the Cumberland River near West Nashville. After heavy…

Slot limits: A founder fishing dilemma – Delmarva Daily Times

Posted: Thursday, January 26, 2017

Buy Photo Capt. Jack Rodgers(Photo: File photo)Buy Photo “Get your facts first, then you can distort them as you please.” Mark Twain Then came winter. The time of year that tries the souls of local anglers not lucky enough to be jetting off to sunnier climes. Fortunately there is plenty to keep us going in trying to keep abreast of the potential changes to the local flounder fishing scene. That there…

Texas Fishing Report – KRISTV.com | Continuous News Coverage … – KRIS Corpus Christi News

Posted: Thursday, January 26, 2017

By J.P. GREESONFor The Associated Press Here is the weekly fishing report as compiled for the Texas Parks and Wildlife Department for Jan. 25 and also available on the internet at http://www.txfishing.com CENTRAL BASTROP: Water stained; 61-65 degrees. Black bass are good on Rat-L-Traps and chartreuse jigs. Crappie are slow. Channel and blue catfish are fair on stinkbait and liver. Yellow catfish are slow. BELTON: Water stained;…

Fish report: Bass bite best on jigs and crank baits – The Tennessean

Posted: Wednesday, January 25, 2017

Best waters to fish in the Nashville-area this week.(Photo: File) To report the most up-to-date information on fishing in the Midstate, The Tennessean has asked for contributions from several avid anglers. They will report on their latest trips, as well as offer tips. To add a report, contact Mike Organ at 615-259-8021 or morgan@tennessean.com. • Melvin Stewart on the Cumberland River: Last Sunday I fished the Cumberland River near West Nashville. After heavy…

Salmon price surges as parasites plague fish farms – CBS News

Posted: Wednesday, January 25, 2017

Gary Greengrass, whose family has been in the business of selling lox for more than a century, isn’t sure what to do about the climbing price of salmon, the only ingredient in the Jewish delicacy. “I’m seeing more increases coming to me on the wholesale level,” said Greengrass. “I’m trying to weather it a little bit before I decide to pass [the price increase] along” to consumers. Farm-raised salmon is…

Creek Wood fishing duo looking forward to national stage – The Tennessean

Posted: Tuesday, January 24, 2017

Creek Wood’s Stevie Mills and Danny Cheshire holding a couple of bass they caught during a tournament.(Photo: Courtesy Photo) There’s an old quote that says, “Give a man a fish, and you feed him for a day. Teach a man to fish, and you feed him for a lifetime.” For a pair of Creek Wood students, that quote holds true to both of them. For Stevie Mills and Daniel Cheshire,…

Protective wear inspired by fish scales – Phys.org – Phys.Org

Posted: Tuesday, January 24, 2017

The boxfish’s unique armor draws its strength from hexagon-shaped scales and the connections between them, engineers at the University of California, San Diego, have found.

‘Rancher, Farmer, Fisherman’ Review: Sundance Film Festival … – Variety

Posted: Tuesday, January 24, 2017

Though it looks like the idea may be a hard sell for the next four years, conservation and capitalism can peacefully co-exist, as demonstrated by the subjects of “Rancher, Farmer, Fisherman.” This three-part documentary, inspired by Miriam Horn’s recent nonfiction tome, profiles four men sustainably living off the land (and sea). They’ve all successfully adopted progressive new methods, in acknowledgement that Mother Nature is no longer an infinitely renewable resource….

Convictions in Fisherman’s Wharf killings set aside by court – SFGate

Posted: Tuesday, January 24, 2017

Caption Close The murder convictions of a Fisherman’s Wharf shopkeeper who fatally shot two neighboring merchants in 2011 must be reconsidered because of evidence that he was mentally incompetent to stand trial, a state appeals court has ruled. Hong Ri Wu, then 59, was sentenced to life in prison without parole in 2014 for killing Qiong Han Chu and Fen Ping Ou, both 30, in the victims’ Jefferson Street shop…

001 Trolling is possibly the craziest movie ever made about the Internet – Ars Technica

Posted: Tuesday, January 24, 2017

reader comments 19 It’s incomprehensible. It’s full of people with strange tongues and Wikipedia fixations. It contains underground troll gangs, inappropriate sexual material, and crazed bloggers. I’m going to go out on a limb and declare 001 Trolling the first great cult movie of 2017. It won’t be out until May 4, but for now you can watch this trailer and let your eyeballs explode. Here’s the official plot summary…

Sundance Film Review: ‘Rancher, Farmer, Fisherman’ – Variety

Posted: Tuesday, January 24, 2017

Though it looks like the idea may be a hard sell for the next four years, conservation and capitalism can peacefully co-exist, as demonstrated by the subjects of “Rancher, Farmer, Fisherman.” This three-part documentary, inspired by Miriam Horn’s recent nonfiction tome, profiles four men sustainably living off the land (and sea). They’ve all successfully adopted progressive new methods, in acknowledgement that Mother Nature is no longer an infinitely renewable resource….

Protective wear inspired by fish scales – Phys.Org

Posted: Tuesday, January 24, 2017

The boxfish’s unique armor draws its strength from hexagon-shaped scales and the connections between them, engineers at the University of California, San Diego, have found.

Renton-based Fishing Company of Alaska is sold, ending a … – The Seattle Times

Posted: Tuesday, January 24, 2017

Renton-based Fishing Company of Alaska has sold its three factory trawlers and catch quotas to two other seafood companies, a move that will end more than three decades of its sometimes turbulent operations in the North Pacific seafood industry. The sales agreement to Ocean Peace and O’Hara Corporation was announced Friday in an email by a Fishing Company of Alaska executive to other industry officials that was obtained by The…

How Trade and Sanctions Made This Russian Fisherman a … – Bloomberg

Posted: Tuesday, January 24, 2017

Peering into the mid-morning darkness from his sixth-floor office on Russia’s Kola Bay, Vitaly Orlov strains to see the new factory he’s just built across the water, his view obscured by a creeping cloud bank that shrouds the Arctic seascape in impenetrable gray. The $30 million structure is the crown jewel of Orlov’s Murmansk-based Norebo Holding JSC. Set amid rows of aging tenements and a wooden church, it was built to service…

The Achingly Cute Fish With a Suction Cup on Its Belly – WIRED

Posted: Monday, January 23, 2017

I don’t know how your year went, but somewhere out in the world, a bird called a kingfisher jumped off a branch, pierced into a river, and stabbed a fish. Pretty solid if you ask me. A peanut head bug grew a peanut for a head. Also good. And male rhinoceros beetles jousted with their faces. I can think of worse ways to spend a year. These, ladies and gentlemen,…

Stocking operations boost fish populations around Michigan – Detroit Free Press

Posted: Monday, January 23, 2017

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‘Fur and fish’ a big draw at annual Sportsman’s Classic – WCAX

Posted: Monday, January 23, 2017

ESSEX JUNCTION, Vt. - It was a successful weekend for the 25th annual Yankee Sportsman’s Classic.  Thousands outdoor enthusiasts walked thought the doors at the Champlain Valley Fairgrounds for the 3-day event.   If you love the outdoors, then the Sportsman’s Classic is a must see.  For three days every year, hundreds of vendors pack the fairgrounds in Essex Junction.   “To get into the public, show our new products…