Monday, March 27, 2017

Fishing the Cooler Months

By Neil Taylor, Strike Three Kayak Fishing Progressing through autumn and on into winter, opportunities abound around the entire Tampa Bay region. Many people seem to think that fishing in the winter isn’t as good...

A Change In The Air

It is Fall.  It doesn’t take a genius to feel the “change in the air.”   Air and water temperatures have dropped steadily and with that, more fishing opportunities arise.   The trend in local fishing...

Thoughts On Fishin’ Holes

Information is something that in the hands of the ethical is a valuable tool.   In the hands of the unethical, that data can be trouble.  You have gone out and scouted, learned how to...

The “Sawed Off” SlamR

In a past article, I discussed modifications to “Damaged Lures” to extend the useful life of a soft plastic bait.   Plastic baits are cheap but can be annoying to have to change out a...

Shared Information: What you Risk

Information is something that in the hands of the ethical is a valuable tool.   In the hands of the unethical, that data can be trouble.  You have gone out and scouted, learned how to...

Setting the Drag

Neil Taylor, Strike Three Kayak Fishing In a mostly visual sport, one thing sticks out from the audial part of fishing.    “Zzzzzzzzzzzzzzz”, the sound of a fish pulling line off the spool.    Exciting. What is this...

‘Hands off!’ is best policy for sea turtle hatchlings

(Having trouble viewing this email? View it as a Web page.) For immediate release: Aug. 25, 2016 Contact: Diane Hirth, 850-410-5291; Carli Segelson, 772-215-9459 Photos available on the FWC’s Flickr site:  http://bit.ly/2bwCAj5 Suggested Tweet: ‘Hands off!’ is the...

How to grill fish to perfection, then season

http://www.bradenton.com/living/food-drink/article82308202.html Boost flavors after grilling with a finishing sauce Good heat from hardwood charcoal or neutral-tasting gas is a must Plank grilling works well for salmon 1 of 3 Mahi mahi kebabs are marinated in a spicy mixture, made...

The Jack Crevalle

Jack crevalle have made a major comeback since the 2010 freeze, with big fish in big numbers throughout the region.   A voracious feeder, they are easy targets for all anglers:  Lure, fly or bait...

The “Texas Slam”: Trout, Redfish, Flounder

Catch all three in one trip? The Texas Slam. Trout, redfish and flounder are prime targets for inshore anglers around the Tampa Bay area. A variation of the Inshore Slam, flounder substituted for snook, the...