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Understanding bass forage: Sunfish | Bassmaster

Understanding bass forage: Sunfish | Bassmaster

Bass anglers are creatures of habit. We reach for baits that have rested in our tacklebox for years, like comfort food on a Sunday morning. These “go-to baits” evoke strong memories of battles won and lost, but are…

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Understanding bass forage: Shad | Bassmaster

Understanding bass forage: Shad | Bassmaster

Schooling baitfish are a critical food source for bass in large impoundments and are key to ensuring healthy populations of sportfish. Consider this fact, no artificial bait is better represented on the shelves of your local tackle store…

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Understanding bass forage: Crawfish | Bassmaster

Understanding bass forage: Crawfish | Bassmaster

Knowing the mating and molting rituals of crawfish will give you the upper hand when using imitation baits. Most bass anglers use crawfish imitations without a very clear understanding of why they should be throwing them, and more…

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Understanding bass forage: Bluegill | Bassmaster

Understanding bass forage: Bluegill | Bassmaster

Bass anglers are creatures of habit. We reach for baits that have rested in our tacklebox for years, like comfort food on a Sunday morning. These “go-to baits” evoke strong memories of battles won and lost, but are…

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