Freshwater Sport Fishing: the Lifetime Enjoyment, 1st Edition

  • David W. Young
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  • ISBN-10: 0977670325
  • ISBN-13: 9780977670321
  • Grade Level Range: 12th Grade +
  • 180 Pages | eBook
  • Original Copyright 2008 | Published/Released April 2009
  • This publication's content originally published in print form: 2008

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Overview

Includes numerous illustrations demonstrating the fundamentals of: selecting tackle, tying knots, rig terminal gear, casting, how to locate fish in streams and lakes, approach, presentation, hooking, fighting and landing fish, and aquatic environment.

Table of Contents

Front Cover.
Frontispiece.
Copyright Page.
Other Frontmatter.
Table of Contents.
1: Tackle.
2: Hooks.
3: Lines.
4: Sinkers.
5: Swivels.
6: Rods and Reels.
7: Tackle Care.
8: Casting.
9: Spin Rod.
10: Bait Casting.
11: Closed Face Spin Casting.
12: Approach.
13: Fish’s Position.
14: Water Clarity.
15: Light Intensity.
16: Hatch Variables.
17: Current Speed.
18: Wind.
19: Cover.
20: Casting Obstructions.
21: Current Maladies.
22: Sound Vibrations.
23: Aquatic Environment.
24: Aquatic Plants.
25: Light.
26: Oxygen.
27: pH.
28: Surface Film.
29: Temperature.
30: Background Data.
31: Using Water Temperature in Locating Fish.
32: Still Water Characteristics.
33: Shallows.
34: Weed Beds.
35: Shoreline Vegetation.
36: Drop-Offs.
37: Channels.
38: Shoals.
39: Cliffs.
40: Outlets.
41: Inlets.
42: Springs.
43: Wind Direction and Drift Lines.
44: Ice Cover.
45: Plant Cover.
46: Reservoirs.
47: Natural Lakes.
48: Fishing Strategies.
49: Beaver Ponds.
50: Selecting Alpine Lakes.
51: Stream Characteristics.
52: Spring Creek.
53: Freestone Streams.
54: Tail Water Streams.
55: A Beginning Point.
56: Riffles.
57: Current Seams.
58: Pocket Water.
59: Prime Lies.
60: Deep Holes.
61: Resting Lies.
62: Structure.
63: Dead Water.
64: Curvatures.
65: Midstream.
66: Foam Lines.
67: Eddy Lines.
68: Edge Waters.
69: Lesser Curvatures.
70: Strategy.
71: Stream Exposure.
72: Hooking & Fighting.
73: Set.
74: Drag.
75: Fighting.
76: Bait Fishing.
77: Responsible Bait Fishing.
78: Crawdads.
79: Night Crawlers and Garden Worms.
80: Lakes.
81: Streams.
82: Minnows.
83: Nymphs.
84: Grasshoppers and Crickets.
85: Shrimp.
86: Roe.
87: Spinners.
88: Panther Martins, Rooster Tails, Blue Fox, Mepps.
89: Spinner Baits.
90: Spoons.
91: Crank Baits.
92: Jigs.
93: Plastic Worms.
94: Carolina Rig.
95: Texas Rig.
96: Steelhead.
97: Swim Baits.
98: Trolling.
99: Locating Fish on a Finder.
100: Angler Etiquette.
Index.
Back Cover.