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Florida Man Catches The Biggest Catfish In State History

Florida Man Catches The Biggest Catfish In State History

Lavon Nowling just reeled in the biggest catfish ever recorded in the state of Florida. The record-setting fish weighed 69.9 lbs and measured 48 inches long.  From what I can tell, Lavon Nowling is a lifelong angler who…

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Local Angler Shatters The New Hampshire Channel Catfish State Record

Local Angler Shatters The New Hampshire Channel Catfish State Record

New Hampshire Fish and Game has a new fish to pencil into the record books, and man, is this thing a fatty. A 15.33-pound channel catfish was recently reeled in on the Connecticut River by Matthew Smith. The…

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The Record Bluegill Sunfish For Every State In America

The Record Bluegill Sunfish For Every State In America

Bluegill are the one of the most accessible, popular, and best tasting freshwater fish in North America. And pound for pound, they might be one of the hardest fighting. Part of the Sunfish family, bluegill prefer warm water…

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The Record Flathead Catfish For Every State In America

The Record Flathead Catfish For Every State In America

Flathead catfish are bottom-dwelling beasts that swim throughout rivers and lakes. Flatheads are opportunistic feeders that will munch on anything from oysters to live bluegills. I found flathead catfish certified records in 36 out of 50 US states…

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The Record Channel Catfish For Every State In America

The Record Channel Catfish For Every State In America

The Channel Catfish is one of America’s most popular gamefish. Channel catfish swim in ponds, rivers, lakes, and creeks making them accessible to anglers across the country. Channel catfish are known for their strong sense of smell, spunky…

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Imagine Catching A State Record On Your First Day Fishing

Imagine Catching A State Record On Your First Day Fishing

Martina Drugovich reeled her way into the records books with a whopping 16 inch, 2.12 pound Yellow Perch. With a new fishing license and the necessary ice fishing equipment, Martina ventured out to a new lake with the…

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7+ Pound Smallmouth Caught Downtown Chicago (Breaks State Record)

7+ Pound Smallmouth Caught Downtown Chicago (Breaks State Record)

The Illinois State Record Bass has been broken! a 7-pound-3-ounce smallmouth bass was caught by Joe Capaulupo downtown Chicago. Joe, an avid urban angler, was throwing, his tried and true set up – The Ned Rig at around…

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The Longest River For Every State In America

The Longest River For Every State In America

The longest river in the world is the Nile, the longest river in North America is the Missouri, but, what is the longest river near your home state? Here is a quick rundown on the two longest rivers…

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State Agency Is Paying $20 For Every Nothern Pike Caught

State Agency Is Paying $20 For Every Nothern Pike Caught

Full Story at CBS Denver Northern pike are apex predators known for consuming prey up to one-third of their size. Rivers and lakes where pike are native can allow for a balanced ecosystem where pike and other species…

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The State Crappie Record For Every State In America

The State Crappie Record For Every State In America

Crappie fishing is a past time anglers enjoy throughout the country. Their delicious taste and sporting ability are a few reasons why they’re so popular. While most anglers would consider any fish over 12 inches to be a…

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