Ice Fishing Walleye: Tips and Tricks

ice fishing walleye

The walleye–Sander vitreus–is one of the most popular species ice anglers chase, but it’s also the least well-understood by fishermen and scientists alike. Exactly why and how walleye migrate is something of a mystery, though their attraction to spawning sites is obvious. But the key to catching these aggressive predators is to make the most … Read moreIce Fishing Walleye: Tips and Tricks

Ice Fishing Crappie: Tips and Techniques

ice fishing crappie

Crappie are predatory fish of the genus Pomoxis. Two species are recognized by science: P. annularis, commonly called the white crappie, and P. nigromaculatus, also known as the black crappie. Both species change colors throughout the season, and by pattern alone, they can be tough to tell apart. The surest way to tell the difference … Read moreIce Fishing Crappie: Tips and Techniques