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Outdoor Journal: Bass are biting, but release only

Thursday, May 30, 2013
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I don’t have to tell anyone who has been on any of the local lakes or rivers fishing that bass are biting on everything. What I do want to remind everyone of is that until the third Saturday in June, the 15th, it’s catch and immediate release, and artificial lures only. This is a delicate time for bass because they’re spawning and protective of their beds. Consequently, catching them is quite easy....

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