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The Fly Fishing Show kicks off its 2023 tour – Hatch Magazine

The Fly Fishing Show kicked off its 2023, six-city tour yesterday in Marlborough, MA. For many anglers, the show is an annual pilgrimage—one where they can ogle, shop for, and even try out new gear; take in seminars and presentations on everything from casting to fly fishing travel; meet celebrity fly tyers and watch them at their craft; lay their hands on for hard-to-find fly tying supplies; and much more.

After a three-day stint in the Boston suburb, the show will move on to visit…….

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12-year-old catches great white shark while fishing in Florida – Yahoo! Voices

A 12-year-old boy from Massachusetts caught a great white shark while on a fishing charter in Florida.

Campbell Keenan spent 45 minutes fighting to reel in the fish before it was close enough for him to see what kind it was.

PHOTO: The great white shark caught by 12-year-old Cambell Keenan while fishing in Florida. (Courtesy of Katie Savage)

“We realized it was a shark when it was like 20 feet away, probably, and we had to get it in. We put this, like, buoy on it to make it …….

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Search underway for missing man who went overboard while fishing off South Kona – Hawaii News Now

SOUTH KONA (HawaiiNewsNow) – A search is underway on Monday for a missing fisherman off South Kona.

The U.S. Coast Guard said 63-year-old Mark Knittle, of Captain Cook, went overboard Sunday morning while fishing with a friend about 4 miles off shore of the Honaunau Boat Ramp.

The friend told authorities that Knittle hooked an ahi, then heard him say, “the fish is huge” before he saw him go ove…….

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Indiana man breaks state fishing record twice in 1 day on Lake Michigan – Fox News

A man from Indiana broke a state fishing record twice in a single day right before the New Year.

Scott Skafar, 48, of Valparaiso, Indiana, went fishing in Porter County on Dec. 30, 2022, where he caught two record-breaking fish from Lake Michigan, according to a press release issued by the Indiana Department of Natural Resources (Indiana DNR) on Wednesday, Jan. 11.

RECORD-BREAKING FISH: HUGE CATCHES THAT MADE HEADLINES IN 2022

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350 pounds of fish allegedly caught illegally off Texas coast seized by Coast Guard – Fox News

The U.S. Coast Guard stopped three fishermen accused of illegally fishing in federal waters off southern Texas Saturday and seized hundreds of pounds of red snapper.

In a news release, the Coast Guard’s 8th District Public Affairs Detachment Texas announced that crew members aboard the Coast Guard Cutter Benjamin Dailey reported the illegal activity to watchstanders at the Coast Guard Sector Corpus Christi command center in Corpus Christi, Texas.</p…….

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Visitors from around the world descend on South Korean ice fishing festival to catch trout – Daily Mail

Ice to see you! Visitors from around the world descend on South Korean ice fishing festival to catch trout from holes cut in frozen river

Festival-goers are catching fish with both hooks and their bare hands at the festival in Gangwon, HwacheoVisitors were snapped scrambling for trout as the event kicked off today for the first time in three years When making a successful catch, some jump into the icy water or even put the fish in their mouths <p class="author-section byl…….

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Panel: Fishing plan can rebuild long lost cod stock by 2033 – The Associated Press – en Español

PORTLAND, Maine (AP) — Federal ocean regulators say a new fishing plan has a chance to rebuild the New England cod stock, which is a goal even many commercial fishermen have long regarded as far fetched.

Atlantic cod were once a cornerstone of the New England economy, but the catch has plummeted after years of overfishing, environmental changes and restrictive quotas. Most of the cod …….