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Pennsylvania Angler & Boater Magazine
January / February 2013
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Feature articles
Secrets of Solid Fishing for Crappies by Vic Attardo
Transitioning to Fly Fishing by John Allen
Mercer and Venango Counties on Ice by Darl Black
Tip-up Fishing for Pike and Pickerel by Carl Haensel
Make Your Own Rabbit Hair Jig by Chris Gorsuch
Not Working, Try Something Different by Mike Bleech
Lively Larvae by Marilyn Black
Take Your Ice Shanty to the Next Level by Ross Robertson
10 Tips for Safe Ice Fishing by Ben Moyer
Homegrown Fishing Lures by Linda Steiner
Impacts of Fishing Line and Other Litter by Deborah Weisberg
Ohio River Sauger and Walleye by Jeff Knapp
Finding the Right Powerboat by Alex Zidock, Jr.
Pennsylvania’s Not-so-bland Blanding’s Turtle by Chris Urban and Kathy Gipe
Special features
Commission Fish Stocking Volunteers: A History of Dedication by Brian Wisner
Ice Safety Thickness Chart
Winter PLAY Newsletter by Amidea Daniel and Allan Schreffler
Deputy Waterways Conservation Officer Graduation by Spring Gearhart
Regular features
Straight Talk by Executive Director John A. Arway
Tying the Scud by Charles R. Meck
Your Fishing Field Guide by Carl Haensel
Notes from the Stream
Reflecting on the Water by Ron Kuhn
Angler’s Notebook by Jerry Bush
Fishin’ from the Kitchen by Wayne Phillips
Cast & Caught
On the cover
With thick ice and darkened days, bright jigs can be the exception to the standard fishing rule, producing hefty crappies like this one on Lackawanna Lake, Lackawanna County. Photo provided by Vic Attardo.
In this edition, we continue a limited-edition series of Ned Smith art prints with a bluegill print. We will include these prints through to the May/June 2013 edition.
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