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March/April 2015 angler & boater

Feature articles 

Pennsylvania’s Top Driftboat Rivers for Trout by Vic Attardo 

Return to Raystown Lake by Darl Black 

Launching and Loading Tips for Anglers by Chris Gorsuch 

Tactics for Spring Walleyes by Ross Robertson 

Larger Trout Creeks of the Northwest Region by Mike Bleech (PDF)

Wading Tips for Safety and Success by Jeff Knapp 

Fly Fishing in Close Quarters by John Allen 

New Technologies and Care for Modern Boat Batteries by Alex Zidock Jr. 

Pennsylvania Fly Fishing Museum by Deborah Weisberg 

The Early Bird Gets the Trout by Tyler Frantz (PDF)

Great Trout Streams of Southcentral Pennsylvania by Jeff Woleslagle 

Redfin Shiner by Rob Criswell 

Backpacking for Brookies by Tyler Frantz 

Special features 

Pennsylvania Fish & Boat Commission 2014 Annual Report Summary (PDF)

2015 Adult Trout Stocking Program Changes by Tom Greene (PDF)

Northern Cricket Frog (PDF)

Lakeshore Fish Habitat Improvement Converting Eroded Shorelines into Fishing Hot Spots by Ben Page (PDF)

Spring PLAY Newsletter by Amidea Daniel and Dee Fisher

Regular features 

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

Your Fishing Field Guide by Carl Haensel 

Notes from the Stream (PDF)

Reflecting on the Water by Ron Kuhn 

Tying Together by Christian A. Shane 


Angler’s Notebook by Jerry Bush 

Fishin’ from the Kitchen by Wayne Phillips (PDF)

Pennsylvania’s Best Fishing Waters Bullhead Catfish and Channel Catfish

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