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Brian Young with a Biloxi Marsh redfish.

GPS waypoints for the Biloxi Marsh

February 06 at 6:00pm

Marsh Man Masson vid: The tough Tchefuncte

Some bites result in fish; others, um, not so much
January 22 at 3:48pm

Marsh Man Masson vid: Part 2 of one-boat fish-off

Mid-day lull broken by fast bite
January 17 at 11:25am
When targeting big reds under birds in Lake Pontchartrain, time is of the essence — so don’t approach them like you would a school of specks. Move into casting distance quickly when you see a bird dive, throw to that spot and then prepare for battle.

Be aggressive when targeting Lake Pontchartrain reds under birds

Speedy approach trumps stealth, angler says
January 15 at 2:00pm

One boat, two friends. It's a FISH-OFF!

All-day competition results in hefty catches
January 15 at 11:49am

Spotlight on Myrtle Grove

January 08 at 9:00am
The Windfinder smartphone app provides wind forecasts in more preceise three-hour intervals throughout the day, rather than the one blanket 24-hour period provided by NOAA's marine predictions.

Inshore insights: Smartphone app provides more reliable, precise wind forecasts

Check out video for more details on Windfinder app
December 13, 2017 at 2:50pm
Capt. Kris Robert shows off a speckled trout he caught jigging a Matrix Shad soft plastic lure at The Trestles train bridge on Lake Pontchartrain.

Beating the bridges

Lake Pontchartrain is where many a speckled trout angler’s dreams of limits go to die. Fish are there this month, but the bite can be finicky — and knowing subtle nuances and being able to read conditions are keys to success.
December 01, 2017 at 7:00am
Capt. Kris Robert says fish move into Lake Catherine this time of year on grass edges.

Try sure-bet shorelines for specks

Target grasslines along the shores of Lake Pontchartrain and Lake Catherine
October 24, 2017 at 7:36am
Construction of CCA Louisiana's new 10-acre Vincent Matherne Reef in southwestern Lake Pontchartrain is set to begin Monday, Oct. 16.

CCA Louisiana to build new reef in southwestern Lake Pontchartrain

Construction on Matherne’s Reef to begin Monday, Oct. 16
October 13, 2017 at 1:55pm
Simpson advises hunters to always take the wind into consideration and find a tree that allows you to hunt from the north side of your food source.

The silly season

If there’s ever an opportunity to take advantage of a big buck with its guard down, that time is now. Depending on where you hunt and when your rut is, October just might be your best chance to arrow a big buck.
October 01, 2017 at 7:00am
Capt. Mike Gallo said he typically heads to the outer islands of the Biloxi Marsh this month in search of saltier water — and speckled trout.

Check water salinity to track down specks

Target outer islands in Biloxi Marsh this month, guide says
September 25, 2017 at 9:24am

Tippets

September 15, 2017 at 7:00am
The Apex Predator, Josh Chauvin, left, and Brian Cifreo take a closer look at a big bull shark they caught earlier this summer on a noodle line near the Bonnet Carré Spillway.

Apex Predator gets a big bull shark surprise

Noodling adventure resulted in more than just big gars
August 30, 2017 at 10:06am