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Natural Resources Commission Changes Catfish Rules

If you have ever landed a hard fighting catfish, then you know how exciting these magnificent fish are to catch. Their value as a...
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Fact or Fiction? Fall Lake Turnover Explained

This is the first guest post by Brian Waldman, publisher of BigIndianaBass.com Fall is a time of year when a lot of stuff is going...
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Lake Michigan Full Moon Salmon

The full moon was rising over the Indiana shoreline, a salmon was already on ice and we could see the three tallest buildings in...
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This Kind of Fishing Will Make You Jumpy

Above- double hook-ups aren't uncommon as the fish attack everything that moves  Photo- Brent T. Wheat  About this time every year, some Indiana fish get...
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Smallmouth Fishing Tips from Tim Holschlag

While many are starting to think only of deer, waterfowl and even squirrel hunting, there is still plenty of fishing to be done.  Fortunately,...
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New Video on WildIndiana Youtube Channel

Photo above: A long-ear sunfish who was too big for his britches and attacked a spinner intended for smallmouth bass   If you need your smallmouth...
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Indiana Smallmouth Bass on Sugar Creek

It's been a tough summer for creek anglers. That's why we took the fishing pole out today just to fish and make a new...

Wacky Rigs Aren’t Just For Spinning Rods

Here we go with another installment of Small Water Angler…only thing is, this summer the small water is hard to come by. The spring was...
king salmon

Fish On! Tactics for King Salmon

It can be the most rewarding time of year and because of that, it’s usually the most frustrating time of year. In late summer, Lake...

When Fishing with Kids make it All About Them

Photo above by the author In every family, individuals take on roles. I am the fishing uncle. It’stough, but someone has to do it. I fished...

Podcast Episode #6- New ATV Helmet Law (and a shark in...

Capt. Bill Browne of the Indiana Department of Natural Resources discusses the new ATV helmet law that takes effective July 1, 2017.  The purpose...

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