Do you love big bluegill?
I know it's not bluegill related, but I know you guys fish more than just bluegill like me.I couldn't be any happier with my panfish rods and reels so I'm ready to upgrade my worm rod for bass. I…Continue
Started this discussion. Last reply by Chris Roberts Feb 9, 2015.
I'm trying to get all of my panfish stuff into one tackle box. Right now I typically use Plano storage containers, but I'm trying to get them all organized into just one box. I would like for this…Continue
Started this discussion. Last reply by Jim Gronaw Dec 30, 2014.
I'm curious how hard it is to catch BG in winter months on small private ponds (lets say an acre or less).Assuming they haven't iced over yet, is it even worth my time? I'm guessing you'd just bump…Continue
Started this discussion. Last reply by Chris Roberts Dec 5, 2014.
Not that I expect anyone to know this, but I wasn't taught how to fish per se. Most things I have to figure out for myself or thanks to the internet, learn on youtube :). I was out on the lake the…Continue
Started this discussion. Last reply by David, aka, "McScruff" Apr 20, 2014.
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So up to today I have had to have unexpected surgery on my wrist which will prevent me from fishing until fall. The good news here, I have health insurance.
Last week or so, we had all the rain and it turned a little creek (2" deep) into a 5' river. This in turn flooded my house. Good news, kids safe and I have minimal damage. Mold is the only looming concern.
This river though, it filled my pond up. Thats great since I had drained it and killed off the…Continue
Posted on June 19, 2013 at 10:35am — 4 Comments
Thanks to many discussions with Walt through email and phone, I think the Male only approach is going to happen.
I plan to Rotenone the pond so that we can start clean. I will be stocking a ton of Grass Shrimp and Papershell crayfish. I will also be adding freshwater clams and probably two types of minnows.
I'll be purchasing an aerator and an automatic feeder to try and help everything out. Then come spring time, I will be fertilizing the pond as…Continue
Posted on November 18, 2012 at 9:36am
So in my attempt to find what I need to do with my pond, I wanted to find out how the LMB population looked. So far it's hit or miss. The bluegill population seems to be seriously lacking, but the water is cold.
I'm trying to find out if Tilapia are legal in Maryland so I can get them to eat up some of the vegetation in the pond. I will keep fishing and start taking some notes on the actual numbers to help me move forward.
Here's the best bass that was…Continue
Posted on November 12, 2012 at 8:06pm — 8 Comments