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A Breakdown of Smith Mountain Lake

Cranking it up with my VA brothers at SML! I joke around a lot that I hate Smith Mountain Lake in Virginia. It's a beautiful body of water with huge fish, but there are really specific times of year when...
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Tunes of the Trade

What’s your fishing soundtrack? Dave Matthews is great for a mako bite in mid June, George Thorogood can get the bass biting on the October moon, and Zeppelin’s In the Evening is the only way to get fish to bite...
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Satellite View Algae Bloom in Lake St. Clair

An epic view of a full scale algae bloom taking place on Lake St. Clair. Harmful algal blooms can lead to fish kills, but they can potentially be dangerous to pets and humans as well. We've heard reports of one local...

Accessible Fishing in La Crosse County

Goose Island My plans to go fishing changed after a tugboat accident on the Mississippi. So, my family and I found ourselves trying to find an accessible place to fish, and ended up on Goose Island in La Crosse County....
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The Continuing Spread of Invasive Plants

The last couple of decades have seen invasive plants, animals, and pests taking its toll on Wisconsin’s and much of the Midwest’s lakes, rivers, and countryside. The Wisconsin DNR and many citizen based organizations are working hard to stop...