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May 9, 2019

A Look At The Yamaha V8 XTO

Offshore Outboard The Yamaha V8 XTO Offshore® offers the extreme of power, toughness, integration, and convenience. Using cutting-edge industry technology, Yamaha has created a true game-changer in the outboard motor market. The V8 XTO has 5.6-liters […]
May 8, 2019
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Podcast: Outside the Box Saltwater Fishing Strategies with Guest Cal Gonzales

On this episode, Dustin Warncke connects with TF&G Saltwater editor Cal Gonzales on the South Texas coast to discuss some saltwater tactics that are out of the box methods to catching speckled trout, redfish, flounder and […]
May 8, 2019

Comeback Of The Gray Wolf

The gray wolf, an iconic species of the American West, had all but disappeared from landscape in the lower 48 states by the early 20th century. Now it roams free in nine states and is stable […]
May 2, 2019

Toyota Bassmaster Fest Begins Today

World class bass fishing, shopping, live music and a variety of outdoor activities are coming to Texas’ most iconic bass fishing lake for the third annual Toyota Bassmaster Texas Fest (TBTF) benefitting Texas Parks and Wildlife […]
May 2, 2019

Llano River Fishery Recovering After Flood

After finding more than 18 species of fish during a recent sampling trip on the Llano River, the Texas Parks and Wildlife Department’s Inland Fisheries staff are encouraged to see fish populations rebounding following historic flooding […]
April 30, 2019

Taking A Mini Fishing Trip

The rain has finally slowed down, and spring is upon us.  The birds are chirping, flowers are blooming, and the grass is growing.Pollen is everywhere! When I see this pollen, I immediately think about fishing. I love […]
April 25, 2019

How To Get Bass Fishing Sponsors

Bass Sponsors In the world of Bass Fishing things have progressed rather quickly regarding sponsorship and branding.  We see more and more custom jerseys, wrapped boats and wrapped trucks loaded with sponsor logos..  When I work […]
April 25, 2019

Using Spinnerbaits In Windy Weather

Just about everyone I know loves to fish in the spring. The problem in our area is that this often means extremely high winds.  Many of the soft plastic baits that I love to fish are […]
April 24, 2019

Touching Hearts For The Turkey

“Holy smokes! It’s a turkey!” A 16-year-old girl wearing a retro Metallica shirt could not believe her eyes. “I’ve never seen a turkey. He’s so big,”she said. The young lady was referring to a hefty golden-breasted […]
April 23, 2019

Can You Recycle Fiberglass Boats?

When Earth Day was created in 1970, mainstream America was largely tuned out to the benefits of recycling. Fast forward nearly half a century, however, to Earth Day 2019 (April 22) and it’s fairly common to see local paper, glass […]