October 2016

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Circle Hooks: Catch and Release Fish Hooks for Consideration

The circle hook is a great piece of fishing safety gear, both for fish and angler.

Planning a Fishing Trip

Planning a fishing trip helps anglers extend their season.  A major side benefit is the opportunity to catch a species of fish not found near home.  

Use This Weekend Fishing Trip Packing List

 Are you getting ready to head off on a weekend angling adventure? How exciting! You'll definitely want to create a fishing trip packing list before you leave.

The Best Time to Fish for Steelhead Trout

Steelhead trout can be caught any time of day but low light conditions can be the best.

The Overfishing Dilemma

We all like to catch and eat fish. Finding a balance between commercial and recreational fishing is the key.

5 Ways To Determine Best Fishing Days

Want to know when the best fishing day will be? Read these tips to learn how the moon, tides, weather can play a part in your level of fishing success!

Tips for Charter Boat Fishing Trip Fun

A Charter Boat Fishing Trip is a great way to relax and fish with friends.

Fall Boating Gear Tips

Summer shorts and bikinis are replaced by fall bibs, jackets, and hats.  Boaters who are warm and dry enjoy wonderful Fall days on the water.

Boat Battery Safety Tips

A battery is an important boating power source. Here are just a few tips for safe use.

10 Tackle Tips for Safe Fishing

Learn more about how to fish safely while using different types of tackle. Read these helpful tackle tips for safe fishing before your next trip!
 

Boating Safely in the Fall

Wind and wave shifts in the fall can make boating challenging.  Get tips on how to boat in rough water. It's the best time of the year to be on the water, so follow these tips for a safe outing. 
 

Underwater Photography and Fish Conservation

Underwater photography helps us better understand, appreciate, and protect fish.

Purchase a Virginia Fishing License