A few days back was the first day of open water fishing for this season. It was extremely windy, but it was "a great day on the water". In about 2 1/2 to 3 hours I caught 10 bass, 2 catfish and lost another 4 bass.
Recreational fishing and sportfishing communities across the world are witnessing a steady rise in their popularity. United Nations' estimates show that the number of recreational fishers, or anglers commonly referred to, can go as high as 700 million. Another estimate suggests that the volume of fishing rod sales by