Articles in Outdoors
Fans can hardly wait for Feb. 20, 2015, to get here. In fact, the day can’t arrive soon enough. But for Anderson County officials, that date represents a deadline when the stage must be set, literally, for the biggest event in bass fishing.
When Charles Earp reeled in a 12-pound, 2.9-ounce white catfish in the wee hours of the morning on June 23 while fishing on Lake Murray, little did he realize the fish would create a stir among the catfish community around the state about how to distinguish one species of catfish from another.
At the end of the current legislative session, three bills that would have had an effect on the game and fish laws of the state were in the final stages of being passed on to the governor’s office for signing.
When the water at Lake Hartwell heats up for the summer, anglers have a choice of two places where they can find concentrations of fish through the summer months.
With schools in the Upstate heading into their final week of classes, the coming month will usher in the family vacation season, with the beach being a common destination.
Memorial Day marks the official beginning of summer in most folks’ book, so that means it’s time to take the cover off the boat and head out to the lake.