Man Sentenced To One Year In Federal Prison For Selling Sturgeon Caviar

An Illinois man was arrested and has now been sentenced for violating the Lacey Act, which bans the sale and transportation of any fish taken illegally. The convicted poacher used commercial-style fishing nets on the Ohio River to catch the heavily protected shovelnose sturgeon. Then, he’d extract the eggs and drive the roe (the term for fish eggs) down to …

1Rod1Reel Fishing Goes To A World Famous Lake With The Biggest Mystery Tackle Box Ever Made

From the 1Rod1Reel YouTube fishing channel, Mike Hsiao recently explored the famed Bienville Plantation, which is home to a series of private lakes and ponds with world-class bass fishing. During his stay, Mike busted out the Mystery Tackle Box Juggernauht Box, the biggest box in history, which contains between 16-22 premium lures holding a value of $140. Available only at Dick’s Sporting Goods, …

BioSpawn’s VileTube Brings A Fresh Look To An Old School Soft Plastic

BioSpawn Lures is thrilled to announce the release of the all-new BioSpawn VileTube, a 3.5″ soft plastic tube crafted with the BioSpawn brand’s signature features. In addition to the standard tube tentacles, the VileTube features a pair of wings running down its side, which create a gliding action as the bait descends. Another stand-out feature is the PlasmaTail antennae accompanying …

All-Girl Fishing Team Makes History By Winning State Fishing Championship (Louisiana)

Alexis Virgillito and Taylor Bacot are the first all-female team to win a fishing championship in Louisiana. Together, Alexis, an 8-grader who competes up, and her partner Taylor, a freshman at Parkway High School near Bossier Parish, Louisiana won the high school state championship on Caddo Lake in Shreveport, Louisiana. The duo weighed their limit of 5 fish, totaling 30 …

Insanely Fat Freshwater Drum Eats Anglers Trick Worm And Wins Him Fishing Contest

This week’s #KarlsCatch contest goes to Max Swift who shared a giant freshwater drum caught by his fishing buddy to the Fishing Free For All Facebook group. The unexpected catch came while the guys were fishing the shore of a small lake while casting soft plastics for largemouth bass. Freshwater drum are opportunity feeders known to devour cut bait, chase crankbaits, and …

Angler Smashes State Record Speckled Trout On Homemade Fishing Rod

Todd Spangler’s 12lb, 8-ounce speckled trout caught on February 9th, 2022, near the mouth of the Neuse River, is the official North Carolina state record. While fishing with a buddy and using his homemade rod, Todd initially thought he hooked into a hard-fighting striped bass before getting a glimpse of the 33.5-inch speckled trout. The fellas measured the catch once …