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Why Everything You Know About Bluegill Management is Wrong---INTERESTING ARTICLE BRINGS UP MANY GOOD POINTS

Why Everything You Know About Bluegill Management is Wrong BY MATT MILLER OCTOBER 15, 2015   Follow Matt Bluegills are prone to overpopulat…

Started by Slip Sinker in Bluegill SpawningLatest Reply

Sexing redear sunfish.

Here at BBG, I like to believe we are always ready to learn something new and broaden our knowledge base. Sure, we have lots of photos, but…

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65 years is a long time for this record not to have been broken... what gives? especially with all this bio engineering and genetics in play...why is this a northern strain instead of the Coppernose?

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No Knot Fast Snaps

i saw these in a fly shop the other day and was thinking how these might work for bluegill jigs.  i change jigs quite a bit while fishing u…

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PanFish FinAddicts...Officially launching my You-Tube channel

I am really going to put some effort with vlogging in the upcoming seasons… starting with the first trip ice fishing and thru ice -out. Hav…

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24 7 hours ago
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Rendezvous 2019 ?

Is there going to be a  Rendezvous 2019?   Haven't seen any posts about it.  Thanks

Started by Riverman in Basic Discussion

17 Jan 6
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Why Everything You Know About Bluegill Management is Wrong---INTERESTING ARTICLE BRINGS UP MANY GOOD POINTS

Why Everything You Know About Bluegill Management is Wrong BY MATT MILLER OCTOBER 15, 2015   Follow Matt Bluegills are prone to overpopulat…

Started by Slip Sinker in Bluegill Spawning

54 Jan 3
Reply by Bruce Tomaselli

Looking for a 4’ ice rod

Problem: I drill a couple dozen holes thru the ice mainly on contour lines or basin edges. Then i test the holes visually with sonar and ic…

Started by Slip Sinker in Basic Discussion

1 Dec 26, 2018
Reply by Allen Morgan

Merry Christmas and a blessed gathering

From our families to yours, a merry Christmas to you and a a blessed New Year ahead. May your morning be bright, filled with fulfilled wish…

Started by Leo Nguyen in Basic Discussion

1 Dec 25, 2018
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Personal Best Master Angler Sucker

Personal Best Master Angler Sucker  As promised a continuing series of ice fishing vides showing real life methods and numbers… today’s t…

Started by Slip Sinker in Basic Discussion

0 Dec 18, 2018

SLIP’S 2018 LOGS, STATUS AND STRATEGIES

As I turn the last page of the “SLIP’S 2017 LOGS, STATUS AND STRATEGIES” log book on an astounding year of angling… I think back on the in…

Started by Slip Sinker in Basic Discussion

386 Dec 18, 2018
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Big bluegills encourages smaller bluegills to grow before spawning, but what about other sunfishes

Studies show that large bluegills sets the standard for smaller bluegills to grow. I think this is largely due to the way bluegills spawn.…

Started by Ric in Bluegill Spawning

4 Dec 12, 2018
Reply by jim cosgrove

Happy Thanksgiving

Happy Thanksgiving everyone. From the Bluegill Family to each and everyone, we wish a blessed day, a glorious gathering, and a memorial ev…

Started by Leo Nguyen in Basic Discussion

3 Nov 21, 2018
Reply by Slip Sinker

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tracy willis replied to tracy willis's discussion No Knot Fast Snaps
"thanks guys, i figured they would work well to keep a jig horizontal by vertical jigging. do they…"
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Slip Sinker replied to tracy willis's discussion No Knot Fast Snaps
"...they are a great aid for swapping out micro jigs... especially ice fishing. like…"
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Slip Sinker replied to tracy willis's discussion No Knot Fast Snaps
"...yep... the tool for the job"
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Badgerloader replied to tracy willis's discussion No Knot Fast Snaps
"I use them regularly. I suggest using a thermostat to change jigs."
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John Sheehan replied to tracy willis's discussion No Knot Fast Snaps
"They are tiny and i find them hard to work with but use to use them for small ice fishing Jigs…"
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20190114."I NEED TO SET MY HOOKS INTO SOMETHING!!"

""I NEED TO SET MY HOOKS INTO SOMETHING!!" Fishing the Lull.Period...…"
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Slip Sinker replied to Slip Sinker's discussion PanFish FinAddicts...Officially launching my You-Tube channel
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No Knot Fast Snaps

i saw these in a fly shop the other day and was thinking how these might work for bluegill jigs.  i…See More
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tracy willis commented on dick tabbert's status
"oh yeah slip, im using 6lb/2lb on the braid.  even with my glasses i dont rightly know if i…"
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tracy willis commented on dick tabbert's status
"slip.....i dont tie on directly for bluegill mainly because of shellcracker(redear).  they mix…"
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The January Full Moon is This Weekend.......

"Thanks Slip.........use a boat 99% to fish my region which brings the wind into play for safe…"
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dick tabbert commented on dick tabbert's status
"thanks jim. do you add a leader or fish it as is?"
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jim cosgrove commented on dick tabbert's status
"6lb is all you need Dick.It is very small,the 2 is nearly invisible.I like 6 as i can usually…"
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"Always room in my boat you are more than welcome any time after all I can pick your brain about my…"
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"...nice!... if ya ever need anybody to sit up front... let me know...;>)"
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"Most will be in southern Michigan since the border is about 8 miles from me. I do have…"
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"Channel cat on 4# Nano… had to put the pressure to the fish because of the dense layer of…"
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