General Articles

Thanks to a number of publications and individuals, we are able to bring you articles in this section that are of a general fishing nature.

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Thanks to a number of publications and individuals, we are able to bring you these articles.

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Fresh water fishing - right place, wrong time
February 2019

Greg Morton encounters a great opportunity, but rues the equipment at his dispos... Read More >

MPI onboard fisheries observers
February 2019

Stewart Alderson is an onboard fisheries observer for MPI. We caught up with Ste... Read More >

Henk Gros
February 2019

Grant Dixon profiles Henk Gros, a well-known retired charter skipper in Vav... Read More >

Selective breeding in fish
February 2019

If you’re not already a member of the 20lb snapper club, your time mi... Read More >

Do snapper shrink?
February 2019

It is not uncommon for fishermen to bump up the size of the fish they catch &nda... Read More >

Preventing a catfish infestation
January 2019

Introduced into New Zealand in the 1870s, for reasons unknown, catfish have now ... Read More >

Proposed licensing options for fishing
January 2019

If the government takes heed of a recent report from the independent think-tank,... Read More >

Minimising release mortality
January 2019

Bruce Hartill of NIWA explains release mortality and how to minimise this.... Read More >

Boat wraps
January 2019

It’s easy to transform your boat from ordinary to awesome, sometimes in le... Read More >

Small boat safety
January 2019

The festive season and sunny weather ahead often combine to provide plenty of bo... Read More >

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