Jason Barnucz


Northern Pike – When and Where?

Now, who does not love catching a hard fighting northern pike. The northern pike is a voracious predator that is usually perched on top of the local food chain. Sir Izaak Walton in his book, The Complete Angler, described the northern pike

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Effects of Harsh Winters on Bass

  With the harsh winter that has hit much of the northern states and Canada, our team has been pondering the effects of the temperatures on fish in these waters.   With a full-time fisheries biologist and avid angler on

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Zeroing in on the Hard Water Panfish

We have all been faced with the challenge, a new body of water. Where do we start? During the winter months I love chasing Panfish. Hard water means searching for the largest Panfish I can find. Sure, I may spend

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Hard Water Panfishing – Small Baits, Big Rewards

Panfish are opportunistic feeders and consume a wide variety of prey items. One group of organisms that Panfish love to forage on are referred to as Aquatic Invertebrates. Aquatic Invertebrates are animals that live in water which to no possess

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Jason Barnucz, Contributor – Southern Ontario

I am very blessed to have a family that supports my passion for fishing! I grew up in rural Southern Ontario and spent most of my childhood exploring the beautiful countryside of Norfolk County, Ontario. Fishing was a family past

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