Fishing

Matching your gear ratio to the technique you're fishing will enable you to not only cover water more efficiently, but capitalize on the strikes you do get — and ultimately put more fish in the box.

Inshore insights: Understanding various reel gear ratios

Tips on selecting the right reel for the technique you're fishing
March 30 at 11:58am
Redfish don't need saltwater to survive, but they do have to have it to successfully spawn.

Inshore insights: Can redfish live in fresh water?

Absolutely - but there's a catch
March 30 at 11:41am

Marsh Man Masson vid: Triple treat -- spots, crappie, largemouths

Anglers target, hit a freshwater slam
March 29 at 6:19pm

Greg Hackney goes Bow Fishing for Redfish

Season 6, Episode 5
March 29 at 6:00pm
A bill that would increase many hunting and fishing licenses and raise about $10 million annually for the Louisiana Department of Wildlife and Fisheries is headed to the House floor for debate on April 5.

LDWF’s license fee increase bill passes out of committee

Bill is scheduled to be debated on House floor on April 5
March 29 at 3:36pm
Arrows flew and a good time was had by all when Sportsman TV ventured down to Dularge to bowfish for reds. The episode premiers Thursday, March 29 at 6:30 p.m. on Cox Sports Television.

Brand new Sportsman TV: Bowfishing Dularge reds

Check out the latest episode tonight at 6:30 on CST
March 29 at 4:00am
Youngsville's John Pecoraro said he'll be looking for bedding bass during this weekend's full moon, but will more likely catch bass working submerged vegetation off the banks.

Tips for catching Toledo Bend lunkers

Spring run of big bass is on
March 28 at 1:22pm
Indiana angler Chris Myers weighed in this 11.6-pound bass March 8 while fishing the B.A.S.S. Nation Central Regional on Toledo Bend.

Indiana angler bags 11-pound Toledo Bend toad

Big bass falls for finesse worm during B.A.S.S. Nation Central Regional event
March 27 at 12:56pm

Marsh Man Masson vid: Hot jerkbait bite during bass tourney prep

This is why you go pre-fishing
March 27 at 9:20am
When Bassmaster Elite Series anglers return to the Sabine River system April 6-9, Louisiana waters will be off-limits. B.A.S.S. is urging Louisiana lawmakers to restore public access to tidal waters closed off by landowners.

B.A.S.S. supports legislation making Louisiana's tidal waters public

World’s largest fishing organization encourages members to support HB 391
March 26 at 2:49pm

Marsh Man Masson vid: Fishing City Park with bass record-holder

Expert lends hand in friendly fishing competition
March 23 at 9:13pm
Texas' Jason Courville caught his fifth double-digit bass at Toledo Bend — four of which were entered into the Toledo Bend Lunker Bass Program — March 15.

Guide lands fourth Toledo Bend lunker program bass

Courville's hawg leads latest field of 10-pounders
March 23 at 9:43am
The 71st Big Bass Rodeo and Fishtival will take place Saturday morning, March 24, in New Orleans City Park.

Big Bass Rodeo set for Saturday morning in New Orleans City Park

Fishtival, Battle for the Bass, Boats on the Bayou part of fun family day
March 23 at 8:49am

How to Catch Trout in Shallow Water

Season 6, Episode 4
March 22 at 6:00pm