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Pennsylvania Angler & Boater Magazine
July / August 2012
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Feature articles
Summertime Largemouth Bass by Mike Bleech
Fly Fishing for Largemouth Bass by John Allen
Midsummer River Smallmouth Bass Tactics by Jeff Knapp
Stealth-style Soft Plastics for Bass by Ben Moyer
River Forage by Chris Gorsuch
Try Shohola Lake for Fish and Wildlife by Linda Steiner
Introduction to Jet Boating on Pennsylvania Shallow Rivers by Darl Black
Outfitting Your Bass Boat by Carl Haensel
Batteries 101 by Ross Robertson
All About Inflatable Boats by Alex Zidock Jr
Conewango Creek Waterway—Two Faces by Mike Bleech
Emerald in the Rough by Rob Criswell
Special features
Fish-for-Free Days Your True Holidays by Jennifer Bilott
PFBC Weekend Family Fishing Festivals
Largemouth Bass Explosion in Southwestern Pennsylvania by Deborah Weisberg
Stand-Up Personal Watercrafts by Ryan C. Walt
Summer PLAY Newsletter by Andrew Fedor
Warmwater Fisheries by Dave Miko
Pennsylvania Water Rescue Program Continues to Save Lives by Ryan C. Walt
Regular features
Straight Talk by Executive Director John A. Arway
Capitol Hill Afield by Devin A. DeMario
Your Fishing Field Guide by Carl Haensel
Tying the White Fly by Charles R. Meck
Reflecting on the Water by Ron Kuhn
Notes from the Stream
Angler’s Notebook by Jerry Bush
Fishin’ from the Kitchen by Wayne Phillips
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A Texas-rigged plastic worm or lizard fished along the edge of a weed line or in openings in lily pads can produce some heart-pounding action. Ken Hunter depicts this action on a Pennsylvania lake. For more information on Ken’s artwork, go to or call 570-437-2928.
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