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Brett Fitzgerald | Posted 2 years 9 months
The Angler Action Program (AAP) has been cranking out fishing data for over three years now. In that short amount of time a few huge milestones have been met and many more are sure to follow. Here are a few AAP tidbits you might find interesting. 1...
Brett Fitzgerald | Posted 2 years 9 months
  Angler Action data from Jan 2012 to present shows some neat trends. If you log your fishing trips into the AAP, you are a part of the solution. If you don't, today is a great day to start! Visit www.angleraction.org to open your free account.  
Brett Fitzgerald | Posted 2 years 9 months
Guidelines to follow before buying your flats boat. In the rush to compete in the skinny water marketplace, some companies built boats too large, or too heavy, or too wide, or too noisy, or from a skinny water standpoint, an unworkable combination...
Brett Fitzgerald | Posted 2 years 9 months
Brett Fitzgerald | Posted 2 years 10 months
  In an effort to bring more anglers into the data collection fold, the Snook & Gamefish Foundation is hosting a series of free 'virtual’ tournaments. Anglers across the country – and globe – are able to participate and potentially earn prizes...
Brett Fitzgerald | Posted 2 years 10 months
  The Army Corps and South Florida Water Management District got an earful at public meetings this week. On Tuesday, May 11, U.S. Army Corps of Engineers (Corps) Jacksonville District Commander, Colonel Al Pantano, addressed Lee County...
Brett Fitzgerald | Posted 2 years 10 months
  Glory of the Silver King, The Golden Age of Tarpon Fishing by Hart Stilwell, edited byBrandon D. Shuler, Ph.D Tarpon capture an angler’s spirit like no other fish, and this edited collection of Stilwell’s essays inGlory of the Silver King (Texas...
Brett Fitzgerald | Posted 2 years 10 months
Summer is almost here and the arrival of Florida’s suffocating heat means one thing if you’re a dedicated sight-fisherman. Tarpon.In a few weeks, many Florida flats will welcome the popular game fish.  And fly fishermen will be waiting. Some will...
Nishant Pushkar | Posted 2 years 10 months
Biggest (boat) Show on Earth! Miami Boat Show guests can stop by the SGF booth and pick up information on the program, and our volunteers are happy to answer questions or get you started. Snook & Gamefish Foundation Chairman Jim Bandy, who plans...
Brett Fitzgerald | Posted 2 years 11 months
Clearly personal preference is at work here. "The habitat where I usually fish affects my lure choices. The point to take, however, is that a large number of different baits are not necessary. If you can cover the water column effectively you will...