Do you love big bluegill?
I guess by now you are wondering what my defination of " Free Range " is all about . To me it is the sporting chase of free roaming wild fish in a natural enviroment, that have the ability to escape being caught . They are wild fish that have not been raised or Aquacultured. Its far more satisfying knowing that you caught those large fish in the wild rather than them just answering a dinner bell, these are my true trophy fish.
This also leads to respect for your quarry because you want to encourage their success in the wild to perpetuate the sport. When offered the opportunity to shoot a bear tied to a tree, Teddy Roosevelt knew it was wrong and unsporting and did'nt do it. He gave us a fine example of good sportsmanship and respect for our prey. If you ever wonder if what you are doing is wrong just ask yourself WWTRD- WHAT WOULD TEDDY ROOSEVELT DO.