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  1. Alaska Chinook Bycatch - Again!

    Saltwater General Discussion
    Fishermen in the Gulf of Alaska have accidentally caught an estimated 58,336 king salmon this year, an unprecedented level of bycatch that could lead to new fishing restrictions. In recent years the Gulf of Alaska’s bycatch numbers have hovered around 20,000 fish. This year’s numbers surprised...
  2. Newsman's sport fishing column & report

    Freshwater Professional Reports
    Sport fishing column for Oct 18 to 25, 2010 "In the best stories about fly fishing…big fish are caught, or lost; people say wild and spontaneous words; events become memory and sometimes; in the hands of a master, these bleed into art." Nick Lyons. Our BC angler's begin their years...
  3. User Reputaion

    Site Features, News & Issue Information
    Hey everyone, just want thank everyone who uses the Reputation feature found underneath a post. I have noticed a lot of members using this feature lately which is great and I wish more members would take advantage of this feature. The one thing I have noticed that is becoming more and more...
  4. [FISHING REPORT] Konni,Fish and Chaunigan lakes..

    Region 5 - Reports
    I headed up into Nemiah valley last week for some visiting and fishing, with an old friend who lives in the area. The fires in the area and the air quality, are just nasty right now. I had planned on a two week trip,but when the CRD shut the road down last night from Lee's Corner to Bella Coola...
  5. Mooching Reels

    Saltwater General Discussion
    I just purchased a new Shimano Mooching Reel and was a little disappointed. Apparently all the new reels come with some drag, even when you loosen it off all the way? And when you crank it tight they still allow line to spool off? I like to have full control of the tension. I took the reel back...
  6. [FISHING REPORT] Fraser River

    Region 2 - Reports
    Went out on tuesday and bar rigged one of the upper bars for Chinook.The weather was hot and was into three springs but lost everyone of them...had one on that went into our line from the rod beside and screamed out 100 yds of line from both rods where it then surfaced in the middle of the...
  7. Positive voltage control/Black box

    Saltwater General Discussion
    I've read about this for some time now and finally got around to doing a test. I guess it's best to be around .600, from what I've read. This test was done with metal downrigger cable. My question is, I have spectra on two of my downriggers and I was wondering if that would eliminate the voltage...
  8. [FISHING REPORT] Sheridan Lake - July 9-10, 2010

    Region 5 - Reports
    So got back from the Sheridan Lake fishout last night. Left early...and that should give some indication on how fishing was. Regardless, it was very nice to see some old friends again, and to be able to put faces to names and meet new friends. I was quite excited Friday morning as driving up...
  9. Sea Lice Problem Out of Control

    Freshwater General Discussion
    This is a copy & paste from an email i received from Alexandra Morton, the more people see it the better ( for the Salmon that is ) her Blog link has some interesting videos and a Strong warning letter to B.C. from former Attorney General of Norway "Hello For the past month people have...