Author Archives: Patterson Riley
Author Archives: Patterson Riley
Do fish get bored? That has been quite a contentious issue. Some say that yes, fish do get bored while others argue otherwise. The bottom line is, the scientific term used is that fish get stressed, and you could call this “boredom.”
The boredom is due to lack of adequate stimulation in the environment and from other fish. Fish crave stimulation since they do get lonely, especially those that live in schools in their natural environment. Intriguingly, not many fish have the drive to investigate their surroundings.
However, this doesn’t imply that they shouldn’t be stimulated to be active. To be able to tell when your fish is acting out of character, you need to understand its typical behavior.
Symptoms to look out for are: a bold fish hiding out consistently; peaceful fish becomes aggressive, etc. The stress is mostly from effects of the physical conditions or psychological.
You need to replicate their natural environment in the aquarium for it to behave naturally.Continue reading
Are you having troubles in casting your fishing line for more than 30 feet? Here are a few pro tips on how to cast farther. Fishing can both serve the purpose of entertainment as well as an income generating activity.
Before you start fishing, you will need to learn how to cast your fishing rod into the water. What is casting? Casting in general terms means the process of throwing a bait or lure into the water to fish. If you are not new to fishing, then you may want to learn a few tips on how to cast farther.
The process of casting might seem easy when you see it in pictures or videos or when seeing a professional casting a fishing line but there are several factors that you will need to consider before being able to cast further.
For you to be a good fisherman, you must be willing to learn all the techniques and specifications both necessary steps to more complex factors considered when you want to cast farther.Continue reading
What is the first thing you think of when someone mentions Japan? Surely, anime, samurai tradition, and ninjas are the first ones, but there is more than that. Being the land with a high fish consumption, Japan developed several interesting approaches to fishing, some of which even include birds. With such tradition, it is not surprising that we have considered tenkara’s approach.
It is amusing and yet traditional way of approach to fishing. People who have gone fishing this way said that it is interesting because of its system and the sense of accomplishment is high because you are putting more effort into it. Today we’re helping you find the best tenkara rod on the market. Let’s cast it out!
For fishing effectively, each one of you have a question about how to use a downrigger and what are the essential tips to use the downrigger for fishing purposes; the answer to this question is given in this article.
Downrigger is the most important process of using the cannonball attached to the pulley for fishing line. Downriggers often lure deep down to a particular depth which cannot be reached ordinarily.
Just before you start, make sure the cannonball must be hanged to the edge of your boat nearby the surface of the river. For a long time, downriggers are a part of the Saltwater arsenal of anglers.
Nowadays the widespread use of downriggers has the substantial effect on how to target the fish.Continue reading
This is a sad situation, Fish out of water means somebody who is completely out of the place of survival. How long can a fish survive without water depends on which species of fish you are talking about?
According to the recent research, some of the species of fish can live for few days on land, and some of them can only stay alive for few minutes without water. Those special kinds of species that can stay alive without water for few days can take a breath from air, or they may also absorb it by their skin. These fish have lungs too, just like us. That is why; they can survive on land for some specific period, according to their lungs capability.Continue reading
Fishing, without the doubt, remains the most favored pastime for a majority of people throughout the world. Nonetheless, an excellent 'Fisher' is the one who understands his job and equipment. When talking about fishing gears, one object that immediately comes to mind is the fish hook sizes.
Hook sizes are the first thing any fishing fanatic would think of when purchasing hooks. Most fishing hooks from primary producers range from the smallest trout hook at a 32” and the biggest fish hook at 19/0. Nevertheless, it is just the 'Fisher' alone who knows the hook size that will be satisfactory for his fishing expedition.
Most people get confused at the point of picking the proper hook size. Given below are just a few guidelines that are beneficial in figuring out the appropriate hook size for your bait.
There are such a large amount of specific manufacturers, sizes, and styles of hooks available, just which one will you opt for?
To understand the variations, it is important to go back to the basics and first break down the hook into parts.Continue reading