Archive | November, 2004

Fishing Sponsorship Info Sells 1000th Copy

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE Contact Person Scott Rauber, PresidentCompany Name Biz Promo, LLCVoice Phone Number 727-733-8387FAX NumberEmail Address bizpromo@juno.comWebsite URL www.fishforfree.com www.fishforfree2.com Fishing Sponsorship Information Achieves Milestone Dunedin, FL, Jan. 29, 2006 – In the world of sportfishing tournament anglers, intense competition begins weeks or months before competitors even make their first casts. Faced with climbing […]

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Bass Anglers Invited To Meet With Fisheries Biologists

ATHENS, Texas–If you fish for black bass, fisheries biologists from throughout the southern United States want to hear from you. The Texas Chapter of the American Fisheries Society will host a black bass management workshop featuring fisheries professionals and representatives of the angling community Feb. 10 during the annual meeting of the Southern Division of […]

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TPWD Unveils Proposed Fishing Rule Changes

AUSTIN, Texas — The Texas Parks and Wildlife Department is recommending changes to next year’s hunting and fishing regulations, expanding upon the success of several resource management initiatives. Proposals being considered include: an expansion of special whitetail buck harvest regulations into 40 more counties, broadening of the popular Managed Lands Permit Program to include provisions […]

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Jumping Trout Bookends

Dramatically rendered trout appears to be leaping right through the books it holds erect-an exciting addition to your home library. Only $19.95 plus s/h. For more information, call PWM Enterprises, Inc. at (800) 826-8810 our mailing address is P.O. Box 1364, Crystal Lake, IL 60039. ###

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Resaca de los Cuates

The Resaca de los Cuates, located in the lower Rio Grande Valley (extending 63 miles from Rancho Viejo to just south of the Arroyo-Colorodo inlet), is simply infested with largemouth bass. Latley I have pulled at least one four pounder on every trip (catch and release only – remember kids, you can’t keep ’em all). […]

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Lonestar Aquafarms Donates Red Drum

John Turner, General Partner/Manager of Lonestar Aquafarms, Ltd., a red fish farm outside Palacios in Jackson County, is donating about 30,000 red drum to the Texas Parks and Wildlife Department (TPWD) again this year. The three quarter pound fish, worth between $30,000 and $50,000, will be stocked today in three power plant lakes for recreational […]

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Texas Bass Couples Tournament Trail

New Tournament Trail for 2006The Texas Bass Couples Tournament Trail has set it’s dates for the 2006 season. We are starting with a west region with hopes of growing into state wide tournament circuits. We have some of the best tournament fishing couples in the state of Texas fishing with us and invite others interested […]

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NOMINATIONS SOUGHT FOR TEXAS FRESHWATER HALL OF FAME

ATHENS, Texas – Individuals or organizations that have made a lasting contribution to freshwater fishing in Texas may be nominated through Feb. 25 for induction into the Texas Freshwater Fishing Hall of Fame. Nominees may be anglers, fisheries professionals or organizations. The nominee must be a Texan or Texas organization. Individuals may be either living […]

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How Fish Finders Work

The thrill of any fishing adventure begins with finding the right place to wet your line.Fishfinder allow anglers to quickly identify key targets and structure, as well as fish. A Fish Finder is a subset of a group of instruments called sonars. A Sonar consists of a transmitter, transducer, receiver and display. In the simplest […]

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PRO ANGLER TOURNAMENT ON LAKE FORK

Tournament will celebrate lake’s 25th anniversary, TPWD fisheries management. Media Contact: Tom Harvey, (512) 389-4453, tom.harvey@tpwd.state.tx.us Tournament will celebrate lake’s 25th anniversary, TPWD fisheries management. ATHENS, Texas-Professional bass anglers love Texas. Many feel the state has the best-managed inland fishery in the nation. The Professional Anglers Association (PAA), Toyota and other potential sponsors plan to […]

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TPWD Unveils Possible Hunting and Fishing Rule Changes

AUSTIN, Texas — The success of resource management efforts on a variety of fronts has led Texas Parks and Wildlife Department biologists to recommend several possible changes to next year’s hunting and fishing regulations. Among the topics being considered include: an expansion of special regulations affecting the harvest of whitetail bucks based on antler characteristics, […]

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Texas Bass Fishing Reports November 2005

Texas freshwater bass fishing reports. Water Body Report ALAN HENRY Water lightly stained; 64 degrees. Black bass are fair on dark jigs and live bait near timber and points. Crappie are fair on minnows and jigs. AMISTAD Water fairly clear; 71 degrees. Black bass are fair on watermelon seed, watermelon seed/red, and chartreuse topwaters and […]

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A.B.A. tournaments

The American Bass Anglers will be having a tournament at Bridgeport Lake, November 6th, 2005, Launch will be at the wise county park. Also the A.B.A. will be having a tournament at Lake Coleman and Lake Proctor this weekend. They are a great bunch of guys come fish with them.

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Lake Conroe Grass Carp Public Hearing

Urgent Press Release for ALL Texas AnglersImportant Public Hearing you MUST attend!Tuesday, November 15th from 6:00 PM to 8:00 PM at the Lone Star Convention Center, 9055 Airport Road (FM 1484) Conroe, Texas HistoryLake Conroe, hydrilla, and grass carp are five words that when used together, will get many bass anglers blood pressure rising. Between […]

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Game Wardens, Parks, Wildlife Areas Cope in Rita’s Aftermath

AUSTIN, Texas — Dozens of Texas Parks and Wildlife Department game wardens continue to deliver food, water, medical assistance and peacekeeping support to East Texas counties still reeling from Hurricane Rita. Meanwhile, the number of state parks temporarily closed by Rita is down to four from about 20 two weeks ago. State wildlife management areas […]

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Texas Parks & Wildlife Job Opening

Information Specialist III: P Performs complex informational and media relations work. Duties involve the comprehensive preparation, coordination, and dissemination of public information, and the stimulation of public participation and representation in agency programs. Trains others, including student interns. Coordinates statewide programs and projects. Coordinates production of weekly packet of TPWD news releases, including writing, editing […]

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AFTER RITA, STATE PARKS DIG OUT, GAME WARDENS PATROL EAST TEXAS

AUSTIN, Texas – Close to 200 Texas game wardens were on patrol Monday to help maintain order and safety in East Texas, particularly in southeastern counties hardest hit by Hurricane Rita this past weekend. Meanwhile, five Texas state parks near the Louisiana border were heavily damaged by the hurricane, many others sustained moderate damage and […]

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Public Boating Access Projects In North Texas Get Funding

AUSTIN, Texas — Three new public boating access construction and renovation projects on lakes near the Dallas/Ft. Worth Metroplex will be getting more than $860,000 in matching federal funding assistance from the Texas Parks and Wildlife Department. The funding grants are provided through the State Boating Access Program and authorized by the Texas Parks and […]

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Texas Parks & Wildlife Expo Debuts New Activities Oct. 1-2

AUSTIN, Texas — New exhibits and activities about springs, rivers, bays and beaches; wildlife conservation; Texas history at state parks; nature photography and more will debut Oct. 1-2 at America’s largest free, family-oriented festival of the outdoors. The 14th annual Texas Parks & Wildlife Expo will allow tens of thousands of visitors to try fishing, […]

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Fishing The Power Drop Shot

Fishing The Power Drop Shot RigBy Steve vonBrandtDec 27, 2004, 01:05 Most people believe that the drop-shot rig is only for finesse fishing, but there is more than one way to skin a cat! (or Fish), as the case may be. The new Power Drop-Shot style started by Kotaro Kiriyama, is fast becoming the way […]

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Dead Sticking Bass

Dead-Sticking BassBy Steve vonBrandt When the weather is nasty, be it in the early spring or late fall, many anglers miss out on some of the best bass fishing of the year. When their boats are in the garage, and their gear is stored away, other anglers in the know, cash in on some of […]

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Sunglasses for fishing?? Hype or Necessity?

Reeltimeanglers, S&K Guide Service, Delaware Tackle, and Anglers Radio now teaming with Cocoon Sunglasses and other top pro anglers.  Reeltimeanglers, S&K Guide Service, Delaware Tackle, and Anglers Radio now teaming with Cocoon Sunglasses and other top pro anglers, to bring you top of the line eyewear protection, so important for recreational and professional anglers who […]

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Fishing in Iraq

This is the real story of what a little support from home means to the troops. I came to Iraq about 15 months ago and things were pretty hot, mortars and rockets were pretty much a nightly thing and you didn’t get much of a break from the war. The Camp I’m working out of […]

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Penn 175 Baitcasting Reel

Truly our best selling reel ever. Made by Master this roddy 175 to compete with every baitcasting reel on the market. True one piece aluminum frame. Reel was made to the highest precision using CNC machinery. Great for heavy freshwater and light to medium saltwater baitcasting applications. Fluke, flounder, sea trout, schoolie stripers, bluefish and […]

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‘TUF’ Fishing in Texas

ATHENS, Texas — Urban fishing is due to improve during the next few years as Texas Parks and Wildlife Department ramps up its Texas Urban Fishing (TUF) program in small lakes located in urban areas throughout the state. “We have had a community fishing lake program for many years, but we are interested in expanding […]

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TPWD Stocks 4.6 Million Striped Bass Into Texas Lakes

ATHENS, Texas — Texas Parks and Wildlife Department has just completed a successful striped bass spawning and stocking season. TPWD Inland Fisheries Division personnel produced and stocked 4.6 million striped bass and hybrid striped bass fingerlings into 42 lakes. An additional 2.6 million striped bass and hybrid striped bass fry were stocked into three lakes. […]

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FREE BAITS FOR 5 DAYS ONLY!

SPECIAL!!!!! Anyone who places an order from the Delaware Tackle Store for ANY items, in the next 5 days, will receive 2 packs of “FREE” Kid Lizard plastics, a “FREE PACK” of YAMAMOTO, and a “FREE PACK” of Netbaits “ACTION CAT”. LIMITED OFFER, so hurry. You will never get an offer like this anywhere. Just […]

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