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September/October 2014 Angler & Boater

Feature Articles

Why Not Pike? by Mike Bleech (PDF)

Selecting the Right Planer Boards by Ross Robertson

Get Acquainted with Edinboro Lake by Marilyn Black

Smallmouth Bass Fishing on the Delaware River by Darl Black (PDF)

Get Your Boat Under Wraps Properly by Alex Zidock Jr.

Tying it Together II: From the Vise to the Stream by Christian Shane

Muskellunge on the Fly by Carl Haensel

Early Fall Bass Transitions by Jeff Knapp

Biologists Pick Favorite Northeast Fall Trout Waters by Vic Attardo

Northeast Pennsylvania Fall Fishing by John Punola

Four Fun Fall Floats in Western Pennsylvania by Ben Moyer

Fall Panfish by John Allen (PDF)

Their Name is Mud—Really! by Rob Criswell (PDF)

Rigging Techniques for Soft Plastics by Chris Gorsuch

Good Fishing Depends on Diversity by Deborah Weisberg

Special Features

Special features Inaugural Angler Thank You Campaign A Success by Steve Kralik (PDF)

2014 State-Fish Art Contest Winners (PDF)

Pennsylvania State-Record Fish

Fall PLAY Newsletter by Adam Spangler

State Wildlife Action Plan by Diana Day and Chris Urban (PDF)

Back from the Brink: The Story of the Timber Rattlesnake by Chris Urban, Jim Chestney and Kathy Gipe (PDF)

Regular Features

Straight Talk by Executive Director John A. Arway (PDF)

Reflecting on the Water by Ron Kuhn


Angler’s Notebook by Jerry Bush

Fishin’ from the Kitchen by Wayne Phillips (PDF)

Pennsylvania's Best Fishing Waters 

Muskellunge & Tiger Muskellunge and Common Carp

Cast & Caught