Here's Jason Christie talkin' 'bout it on YT.
13. Good detailed rundown of the Rapala CrushCity baits.
By MLF media guy Jody White who won like 10 tournaments this year including an Open so his bassin' bona fides are bona fide!
14. PA: Convicted walleye cheater now facing hunting charges.
According to the article:
> ...Cominsky had 5 illegally harvested antlered deer heads mounted on his wall, some with tags of a person who said they had never killed a deer, according to a criminal complaint in the case.
> Cominsky was convicted in 2023 of using weights to make walleye fish he caught heavier during a tournament in Cleveland to win a cash prize. He and his co-conspirator were sentenced in May 2023 to 10 days in jail, had their fishing licenses suspended for 3 years, and Cominsky had to give up a bass boat worth $100,000. They also have to serve a year and a half probation.
15. New Garmin Echomap Ultra 2 units.
> Wireless Networking: Share sonar, waypoints and routes with another Echomap Ultra 2 or Echomap UHD2...reducing the need to drill extra holes in the boat....
> Position Accuracy: Multi-band GPS technology with fast 10Hz updates...improved position accuracy, which can benefit anglers particularly in areas like under bridges, along bluffs or in coves with tree cover.
> Screen Recording: Using the ActiveCaptain app, capture what's on the chartplotter screen, including fish catches seen on LiveScope sonar....
> Ease of Use: ...modernized operating system with updated graphics, menus and a new homepage
Available in 10" and 12".
16. CT: Grass carp removal at Candlewood is helping...
...plant regrowth. This line is lol:
> Candlewood Lake was stocked with thousands of sterile triploid grass carp in 2015 and 2017 in an effort to combat Eurasian watermilfoil. But the fish wound up eating more than just that invasive weed....
17. Is "big Ag" mostly to blame for lower CO River flows?
That posts ^ claims so and has some data.
18. FL: Corps wants comments on new storage rez...
...north of Okeechobee. Here's one suggested comment: "It better have a huge boat ramp and parking lot!" 😆
19. TX: It's Falcon Lake dam's 70th anniversary...
...and the water is about as low as it's ever been...and the bass are still huge and crazy I hope! #bucketlist
20. Shimano fishing sales up 3.4% over 9 months...
...year over year BUT were down 3.4% just for Q3. Overall Shimano was way down due to the cycling stuff.
21. A Big Mouth Billy Bass was in Buckingham Palace??
Says so in a post about BMBB being used in a billboard campaign over there.
Lines of the Day
The deeper bite 15-20' of water – Texas rig, Carolina rig or crankbait, the color does not matter.
From a Toledo Bend fishing report. Color doesn't matter??
Travel is one of the most environmentally taxing and expensive industries in the world....
So now TRAVEL is bad for the environment? 🙄 So I guess "eco tourism" is now no bueno? From a post trying to say how cool Facebook's virtual goggles world can be. No thanks mang!