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Eric Kol

Sunfish slammer award

General Discussion
Tue, 10/29/2019 - 23:02
<p>Is there still the Sunfish Slammer award? I was looking for the requirements but could not find the award.&nbsp;</p>
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"Northeast" Range Species List

Suggestions and tech Support
Thu, 09/26/2019 - 20:08
<p>Hey admins,</p> <p>I was going through my list of QC fishes and found a couple more&nbsp;standard-sized fishes&nbsp;that could potentially be added to your list of...

Conservation question

General Discussion
Wed, 09/25/2019 - 22:02
<p>Hi everyone, and thanks in advance for fielding my question.</p> <p>I live near, and fish in the Crow River in the NW metro. The Crow is infamous for high sediment and...

Help with Saltwater Minnow ID

Lifelist Forum
Wed, 09/25/2019 - 19:33
Hello everyone, could you please help me identify these species? They all been caught around New York City: 1. Possibly the striped killifish (Fundulus majalis), also called the striped...

Always Fun Redhorse Identification Threads

General Discussion
Wed, 09/18/2019 - 15:05
<p>Hey all,</p> <p>Concluded our epic eight day annual River journey earlier this month and man was fishing fantastic. Smallmouth up to 21 inches, River Redhorse up to our...
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Casey Shanaberger

Spillway Smackdown Pt. Deux

Fishing Reports
Sun, 09/08/2019 - 10:11
<p>Just over a month ago, I uploaded a report of me and my friends catching a lot of buffalo at my local spillway. While we're still catching them in pretty solid numbers, a new challenger...
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Caviar Lake/Albany River Ont

Fishing Reports
Tue, 09/03/2019 - 13:22
<p>Well it's been awhile since I've had anything worthy to post, hope this makes up for it. This is a trip that almost wasn't for a few factors. Over the past few (3-4) years my...
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Mae Khlong Bullseye Snakehead

General Discussion
Wed, 08/28/2019 - 15:03
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Saltwater Fishing
Wed, 08/28/2019 - 12:39
<p>How cautious&nbsp;do I need to be about using freshwater gear in salt water? I it a definite &nbsp;100% no no, or can I just rinse my gear&nbsp;off after a day of fishing? I...
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Bergall or Tautog?

Sat, 08/24/2019 - 19:40
<p><img alt="" src="http://www.roughfish.com/sites/default/files/20190824_182036.jpg" /></p> <p>I went exploring at a beach near my house and saw a...
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lesson learned- never go fishing without your camera

General Discussion
Wed, 08/14/2019 - 21:46
<p>Today I loaded up the kayak and headed to my nearby lake.&nbsp; No serious fishing but I brought my ultralight rod and a few jigs to catch a few bluegill and crappie.&nbsp; No need...
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Casey Shanaberger

Spillway Smackdown

Fishing Reports
Mon, 08/12/2019 - 09:40
<p>Lately I've been putting the hurt on the Bigmouth Buffalo &amp; Co. because the water finally got low enough to do my favorite kind of fishing. I fish at a large spillway where...

potential Satinfin Shiner

General Discussion
Wed, 08/07/2019 - 22:55
<p>Wanted to get some opinions on this fish, been having tough time getting input on it.&nbsp; &nbsp;I originally decided to let it go as inconclusive, but I have re-opened the case....

Brand new to rough fishing

General Discussion
Mon, 07/29/2019 - 20:19
<p>Hey everyone,</p> <p>Found this site a few years back, but just registered now. I'm brand new to rough fishing, and pretty green at fishing in general. My 4 year old...
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Captain Brandt


General Discussion
Fri, 07/26/2019 - 11:19
<p>anybody know where I can find bowfin in the Chippewa Falls Eauclaire area. Or Douglas county Wi? &nbsp;</p> <p>Been trying to find them and no luck. &nbsp; Rumor is...
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The dangers of lead melting (A tale of horror)

General Discussion
Fri, 07/26/2019 - 01:45
<p dir="ltr">Although thrifty and very financially responsible pouring lead to make an angler’s own sinkers pose many dangers to soft organs including but not limited to the eyes,...
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Some gar & bowfin.

General Discussion
Thu, 07/18/2019 - 15:12
<p>I've had a good year gar &amp; bowfin fishing so far.&nbsp; &nbsp; Here are a few fishing shots, as well as underwater release photos.&nbsp; &nbsp; &nbsp;As I...
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Mathew Williams

2019 shout-out

Contest Discussion
Mon, 07/08/2019 - 14:16
<p>I'm told it's tradition for the winner to give some shout outs to their homies. I think my trips aren't usually as eventful as the standard Moose trip because I sleep in my...
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Potomac river

General Discussion
Sun, 07/07/2019 - 18:38
<p><span style="background-color:rgb(250, 250, 250); color:rgb(126, 126, 126); font-family:lucida grande,verdana,arial,sans-serif; font-size:1em">Going to the Potomac river in...
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KIDS 2019 Most Colorful Fish Award!

Contest Discussion
Sun, 07/07/2019 - 16:41
<p>Put your votes here!</p>
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KIDS 2019 Contest Best Overall Fish

Contest Discussion
Sun, 07/07/2019 - 16:40
<p>Put your votes here!</p>
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2019 Contest - Longest Fish?

Contest Discussion
Sun, 07/07/2019 - 16:37
<p>Who caught the longest fish this June?&nbsp; Post if you think you have a contender.</p>
andy's picture

2019 Contest Best Fish Photo Award

Contest Discussion
Sun, 07/07/2019 - 16:36
<p>Vote for your favorite!</p>
andy's picture

2019 Contest Best Non-Fish-Centric Photo

Contest Discussion
Sun, 07/07/2019 - 16:34
<p>Post 'em up here, or vote.</p>
andy's picture

2019 Contest Best Overall Fish Award

Contest Discussion
Sun, 07/07/2019 - 16:33
<p>Vote for what you think is the most impressive catch from June 2019!&nbsp; Include a photo if possible.</p> <p>&nbsp;</p>