Catfish lurk in the shadows of large structures like boats, docks and bridges where they hide and ambush prey. Kayak anglers tucked into these areas and used a sliding cork to get the bait near the hull of this anchored boat.

Bayou catfishing

Catching really big fish — in a really small boat
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Yak Gear Ambush Kayak Duck Blind

New gear reviews

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Channel catfish are vocal creatures, able to make a croaking sound with their air bladder. This one amuses Tyler Bordelon with its sounds.

Channel cats stay on the move

Covered in taste buds, they easily locate food
October 03, 2017 at 7:33am

Des Allemands man ticketed for alleged catfish violations

Angler found with 120 blue cats, 62 of which were undersized, LDWF says
September 26, 2017 at 3:22pm

Des Allemands man arrested for alleged commercial catfish violations

Fonseca attempted to conceal undersized blue cats, LDWF says
August 23, 2017 at 4:43pm

The Other White Meat

Season 5, Episode 4
March 23, 2017 at 6:00pm