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Keith "Catfish" Sutton is a full-time freelance writer, photographer, editor and lecturer. He writes about a multitude of subjects, including hunting, fishing, nature and conservation issues, and has had more than 2,000 feature publications and over 1,800 photos published in more than 350 magazines, newspapers, websites and various other publications. He has written, edited or co-authored more than 35 books.

Keith is former chairman of the board and past president of the Southeastern Outdoor Press Association, and served two terms as president of the Arkansas Outdoor Press Association. He's the recipient of more than 50 awards and special recognition from Outdoor Writers Association of America, Southeastern Outdoor Press Association, Association for Conservation Information, National Shooting Sports Foundation, Izaak Walton League of America, International Association of Business Communicators and other organizations. The Arkansas Wildlife Federation honored him as "Conservation Communicator of the Year" in 2000 and 2003.

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How to Identify a Bluegill Bed
How to Identify a Bluegill Bed
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How to Identify a Bluegill Bed If you know what you're looking for, bluegill beds – spawning areas teeming with bream, are easy to spot.
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Largemouth Bass: 12 Tips for Hot-Weather Hits
Largemouth Bass: 12 Tips for Hot-Weather Hits
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Largemouth Bass: 12 Tips for Hot-Weather Hits We've got you covered if you want to get a boatload of bass in your bucket this summer.
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Prop Baits: Bass Catchers Extraordinaire
Prop Baits: Bass Catchers Extraordinaire
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Prop Baits: Bass Catchers Extraordinaire For your best shot at catching two bass with one bait and one cast, prop baits are the answer.
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3 Proven Night Bass Fishing Lures
3 Proven Night Bass Fishing Lures
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3 Proven Night Bass Fishing Lures When fishing for bass at night during the warm summer months, heed the advice from a successful guide and stock up on...
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Power Tactics to Catch More Bream
Power Tactics to Catch More Bream
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Power Tactics to Catch More Bream We've got you covered with effective lures and brilliant tips to reel in more sunfish.
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Soft-Plastic Topwaters Hard to Beat in Thick Cover for Summer Bass
Soft-Plastic Topwaters Hard to Beat in Thick Cover for Summer Bass
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Soft-Plastic Topwaters Hard to Beat in Thick Cover for Summer Bass No other topwater lure outperforms these funny-looking critters – plastic mice and frogs – when bass are...
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5 Best Tips for Catching Walleye in Summer
5 Best Tips for Catching Walleye in Summer
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5 Best Tips for Catching Walleye in Summer Catching walleye in the warm months requires some study and practice; here are five tips and tactics to help improve...
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Throwback Technique: Skittering for Bass
Throwback Technique: Skittering for Bass
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Throwback Technique: Skittering for Bass Back in the old days to compensate for poor-quality, short-range tackle, bass anglers developed fishing techniques to...
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Jug Fishing Tips for Catfish
Jug Fishing Tips for Catfish
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Jug Fishing Tips for Catfish You'll be hard-pressed to find a form of fishing more fun than jug fishing for catfish; here's how to make jug rigs and...
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DIY: Plant Your Own Backyard Bait Tree for Fishing
DIY: Plant Your Own Backyard Bait Tree for Fishing
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DIY: Plant Your Own Backyard Bait Tree for Fishing Don't pay for catfish bait; this season, plant a catalpa tree in your backyard to attract catalpa worms – they're...
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Understanding Oxbow Lakes: A Bass Angler
Understanding Oxbow Lakes: A Bass Angler's Guide
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Understanding Oxbow Lakes: A Bass Angler's Guide Oxbow lakes serve up exceptional bass fishing; if you want to add a new dimension to your fishing, learn how to...
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Night Fishing with Lights: Equipment and Tips
Night Fishing with Lights: Equipment and Tips
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Night Fishing with Lights: Equipment and Tips During summer, the odds for fishing success often improve if you fish between dusk and dawn, but you'll need some...
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Summer Bass Fishing Best After Dark-Thirty
Summer Bass Fishing Best After Dark-Thirty
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Summer Bass Fishing Best After Dark-Thirty Bass are most active after dark during summer, it's important for anglers to understand the challenges of fishing at...
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Catch Persnickety Bass with Light Line and Tackle
Catch Persnickety Bass with Light Line and Tackle
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Catch Persnickety Bass with Light Line and Tackle When your usual bass fishing tackle proves unproductive, try switching to crappie systems – light line and...
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Fishing Slow Catches Crappie, Most of the Time
Fishing Slow Catches Crappie, Most of the Time
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Fishing Slow Catches Crappie, Most of the Time Veteran crappie anglers have learned fishing slow will put more slabs in the livewell, but there are some exceptions to...
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DIY: Building Bass Ponds
DIY: Building Bass Ponds
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DIY: Building Bass Ponds If you have the land, equipment and time, building your own bass fishing pond can be very rewarding; here's why and how...
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17 Easy Hacks to Upgrade Your Bass Tackle
17 Easy Hacks to Upgrade Your Bass Tackle
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17 Easy Hacks to Upgrade Your Bass Tackle Most anglers enjoy learning about new ways to modify and improve tackle; here's a collection of helpful bass-tackle...
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5 Best Lures for Bluegill
5 Best Lures for Bluegill
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5 Best Lures for Bluegill Thanks to manufacturing advances, bluegill anglers often enjoy equal or greater success when using artificial lures...
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