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FISHING SUCCESS FROM THE SHORE

Enjoy All-Season Success from Shore Five ways for the shore-bound angler to enjoy more consistent catches Dr. Jason Halfen The Technological Angler Let’s face the facts: nearly everyone gets their start in fishing by casting a line from shore. These outings find us anxious to tangle with “whatever bites” and happy to steal a few moments near the water to wash away life’s trials and tribulations. The simplicity of angling from the shore is counterbalanced by the inherent limitations that accompany such trips: fishing locations are restricted to those places where we can legally access the shoreline, and our ability to probe the nooks...
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Leather Jack Fish Species Information

Scientific Fish Name: Oligoplites saurus
Other Fish Species Names: skipjack, leather jack
Regions Fished: Gulf of Mexico and southern Atlantic coast.
World Record:
Common Tackle:
Additional Information:

Voraciously devours small fish and shrimp, often in company with larger predatory species.


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