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19218
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Big business in North Carolina to most people may mean tobacco or textiles, but to others that now includes fishing poles and waders. The state reeled in $193 million from recreational fishing in 1980 and the trend continues to grow.
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23131
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Washington County has much to offer in terms of wildlife and nature. This article describes the variety of animals found in the county--including black bear, catfish, and blue crabs--and informs the readers about the best locations for viewing these creatures.
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23948
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False albacore are speedy fish that are difficult to catch, but anglers have learned to adjust baiting methods, fly rod weight, and casting tactics to become more successful. The Cape Lookout Albacore Festival brings a number of false albacore anglers together each year and has revived the sport of catching this species of fish.
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24069
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The King Fisher Society is a 3,000 acre expanse of land that includes Richmond Mill Lake in Scotland County. Angus Malloy dammed Gum Swamp Creek in 1835 and created the lake that has become a destination for fishermen.
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Our State (NoCar F 251 S77), Vol. 83 Issue 5, October 2015, p66-70, 72, 74, 76, il, por, map Periodical Website
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24732
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When pulled quickly from deep depths, many fish experience barotrauma. Symptoms of barotrauma include bulging eyes and internal organs protruding from external parts of the body. Sea Grant specialists and charter boat captains teamed up to develop techniques and technology to increase the survival numbers of catch and release fish that experience barotrauma.
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Coastwatch (NoCar QH 91 A1 N62x), Vol. Issue 5, Holiday 2015, p6-11, il, por Periodical Website
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26410
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During the winter, many anglers and fly-fishermen head to Bullhead Creek to catch trout. Most of Bullhead Creek lies within Stone Mountain State Park, and fishing is catch-and-release only.
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Friend of Wildlife (NoCar Oversize SK 431 F74x), Vol. 44 Issue 1, Winter 1996, p6-7, il
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26628
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North Carolina’s First District U.S. Congressman Walter B. Jones has written a new law for fair distribution of recreational fishing enhancement funds. Fishing fees and taxes are deposited into a fund and then distributed to the state based on the number of saltwater and freshwater anglers. With the new law, angler financial contributions will be monitored more accurately.
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Friend of Wildlife (NoCar Oversize SK 431 F74x), Vol. 35 Issue 6, Nov/Dec 1988, p20, il
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31619
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The North Carolina Saltwater Fishing Tournament is an added challenge to anglers who fish the Tar Heel State this spring. Now in its third year, the state-sponsored contest awards citations for twenty-four fish species which surpass minimum qualifying weights. In addition to saltwater fishing, there are also excellent freshwater fishing opportunities throughout the state.
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31725
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The author gives an account of a day on the water in a recreational fishing charter boat. Disembarking from the Oregon Inlet Fishing Center south of Nags Head, NC the boat is part of the Albatross Fleet and, on this day, in in search for Marlin.
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The State (NoCar F 251 S77), Vol. 59 Issue 3, Aug 1991, p15-17, il, por
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