Tag Archives: pike

NIMBY Wildlife

[Note: The following was first published in the December 2014 Alberta Outdoorsmen.] Copyright © 2014 Don H. Meredith, All Rights Reserved. “Well, the fish are going to have to get out of the way. I will not have weeds growing … Continue reading

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Wabamun Lake Fisheries Update

[Note: The following was first published in the October 2012 Alberta Outdoorsmen. A more recent update was published in the June 2017 Alberta Outdoorsmen and is posted here. Wabamun Lake is located some 60 km west of Edmonton, Alberta, Canada.] … Continue reading

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Fish Tumours and Tapeworms

In the article I wrote for the 2009 Alberta Guide to Sportfishing Regulations, “On Tumours and Tapeworms”, I discussed why some fish caught by anglers seem diseased. I particularly mentioned skin tumours that are typically found on northern pike, walleye … Continue reading

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Fishing for ‘Monster Pike’

It’s a place I had always wanted to visit–northern Saskatchewan–and fish its abundant waters for pike, lake trout and Arctic grayling. I had been in the north before, both as a biologist and an angler, and I was hooked. The … Continue reading

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