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Purple Reign

Keweenaw Tackle company follows Mother Natureís cue; adds the potency of purple Traverse City, MI (June 17, 2016) Ė Fish come in all colors, whether predator or prey. But no matter the shade of their skin, thereís a common hue that always shines through; whether they live in freshwater or salt. Itís a pigment radiating off their every inch. Top, side and belly; fins, snout and tail. The color that reigns? Purple. You got it: The simple yet eye-catching mix of red and blue. Itís a natural pigment that predator fish to home in on; even more so in clear water. And for this reason Fin-Wing is introducing two new shades to their already vibrant...
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Freshwater Drum Fish Species Information

Scientific Fish Name: Aplodinotus grunniens
Other Fish Species Names: shepherd's pie, silver bass, gray bass, Gasper goo, Gaspergou, gou, grunt, grunter, grinder, croaker, sheephead, sheepshead
Regions Fished: North and Central America
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The diet of the freshwater drum is generally benthic and composed of macroinvertebrates (mainly aquatic insect larvae and bivalve mussels), as well as small fish.


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