Category Archives: Panfish

Bluegill, Bream, Panfish — Whatever.

fshappadmin | Posted on August 26, 2016

Whether you call them bluegill, bream, panfish or whatever, we’re talking about a variety of deep-bodied panfish belonging to the sunfish family that have kept families fed and anglers entertained for centuries. The most common of these fish are bluegill, redear sunfish (shellcracker), redbreast sunfish (red bellies), spotted sunfish (stumpknocker) and…

FISHING: Catch & Release Catfish

fshappadmin | Posted on August 25, 2016

A quality set of grippers work great for safely handling the fish and for protecting the angler from sharp pectoral fins. (Photo courtesy of Rippin Lips) A quality set of grippers work great for safely handling the fish and for protecting…

Deep Drop Panfish

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Mr. Bluegill’s Late Season Prescriptions

By Ted Pilgrim

After a full summer of chasing ‘glamour fish’—the bass, walleyes, and trout of…