Chebaka on a spoon-bait ?!
Chebak, or Amur ide is a common fish in the Amur basin. In Primorye, it is found in almost all bodies of water, excluding the very upper reaches of mountain…

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Light and color vision in fish
Illumination of the aquatic environment to a large extent determines the motor and nutritional activity of fish, and color vision is used by them to recognize aquatic and plant organisms…

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Grayling in small rivers
These notes are for beginners in grayling. You can perfectly catch roach, perch or dace, but be completely helpless loser when hunting for grayling. I went through this. I probably…

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Behind the Predator

Winter is a time of grace for catching pike, perch, perch and burbot by zherilniki. You can hunt them immediately after the formation of ice, throughout the winter and spring. Fishermen achieve success in quiet frosty days, as well as in the thaw. A pike, for example, often picks up when the thermometer column approaches zero.

… two times a week, I put the girls on the ice of a deep water quarry, where pikes live, and each time I went home without a catch, taking intact live bait. The thermometer for a week showed 5–6 degrees of frost, the sun was shining, it was quiet. In the evening, they said along the Mayak that some warming is expected in the coming days. I decided to try my luck again. Continue reading

Pike perch on live bait
We will make a reservation right away: we are talking about narrowing the pike perch on live bait, and not about fishing with mugs and all kinds of “rubber bands”.…

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Reflections on the behavior of the perch
At one time, I "shoveled" a lot of materials on the biology of perch - the most ubiquitous predator among us, including candidate dissertations, which remained accessible only to a…

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Your first winter fishing rod
A fishing rod has been known to anglers for a long time, over several centuries it has evolved from a simple juniper rod to a modern structure that has dozens…

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Pike fishing in winter
I must say that uncontrolled pike fishing for bets brings a lot of damage to the reservoir, because stavers in some areas are just weeks. The locals go check them…

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