I am a strictly catch and release angler. There are a number of reasons for this. First of all, with the exception of fish and chips down at the pub, I don't like eating fish. My father always told me that, if I killed a fish (or any other animal for that matter), I had an ethical obligation to clean it and eat it.
With the possible exception of fly-fishing anglers, I think that bass anglers are the most conservation minded anglers around. Bass anglers may have been the first group… Continue