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Alligator Gar Goes For The Record

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http://www.fishingmagic.com — Hart was fishing Texas’ famed Trinity River with local guide Bubba Bedre on May 6th when he bested the 37.73 kg (83 lb 3 oz) alligator gar on fly tackle, after a tough 30 minute fight. Read More
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Trout, Zander, Chub, Bream, Carp, Barbel, Perch...what a river the Thames is!

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http://www.fishingmagic.com — As regular readers of this column may recall I only work part time as National Campaigns Coordinator for the Angling Trust and, when I’m not fishing, I do a bit of freelance work on other projects to pay the bills and keep me out of trouble. Read More
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Rivers Flowing Into the Great Lakes Are Teeming with Microplastic Pollution

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http://www.fishingmagic.com — The minute plastics are in the food chain, and they’re increasingly shown to harm the health of marine animals. Read More
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Wayne & Jason Wedding Photo's Shock!

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http://www.fishingmagic.com —     To comment on this article or to share your wedding memories, go to...http://www.fishingmagic.com/forums/fm-news-feature-comments/359349-wayne-jason-wedding-photos-shock.html#post1392150 Read More
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Wayne & Jason Have a Ticket to Ride...

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http://www.fishingmagic.com —     To comment on this politically incorrect article, go to...http://www.fishingmagic.com/forums/fm-news-feature-comments/359300-wayne-jason-have-ticket-ride.html#post1391459 Read More
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Antique Fishing Rods, Reels and other Beautiful Bits.

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http://www.fishingmagic.com — My knowledge of fishing rod materials goes back as far as Spanish reed and greenheart; before that, I’ve no idea what rods were made from. Presumably, most woods could be fashioned to form a fishing rod of sorts but I believe the first commercially-made rods were of greenheart, a material indistinguishable by sight from glass or carbon-fibre of the same colour. Again, my knowledge here is scant, Read More
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Fisheries still under threat...fight for your gravel pits.

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http://www.fishingmagic.com — I cannot help thinking we are sitting on a time-bomb. The Reading & Berkshire News has recently informed us of that county’s 200 unused landfill sites. Such areas have to be left to settle for a good number of years before housing or industrial projects can go ahead but some sites remain untouched for 40 years or more. Read More
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Fish cannot feel pain say scientists

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http://www.fishingmagic.com — This article from the Daily Telegraph, 2013, bears repetition. The Great (old) Debate 'Do Fish Feel Pain?' is, thankfully, on the public's back-boiler - and has been for some time. But the issue will return at some point and the info shown here should put readers in a more advantageous position. Read More
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Letton Court Fishery, Letton, Herefordshire.

Posted by admin 24 days ago General
http://www.fishingmagic.com — There are certain words which have no place in the fisherman’s lexicon: ‘pampered’ is one of them…well, as a rule. Read More
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Kev Perkins asks 'Where have all the young anglers gone'?

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http://www.fishingmagic.com — It’s that school holiday time of year again when the Pied Piper shows up and spirits all the children away. And by that, I specifically mean all the up and coming young anglers of the future. Take a look at the picture shown, and then let me colour in the details. Read More
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Wales Troutmasters reports for week-ending August 19th, 2016

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http://www.gofishing.co.uk — Ynys y fro Reservoirs, GwentFishing is still hard as the warm weather continues to keep the trout well down in the water. However, both boat and bank fishermen, by concentrating on the deeper waters off the bottom pond dam, have... Read More
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