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    Black Basssth3>s=<'; s="lo Largemouth Bassá/heSmallmouth Bassá/heSpotte Bassá/heTemperate Basssth3>s=<'; s="lo Stripe BassstheWhite BassstheOther Kinds of Basssth3>s=<'; s="lo Peacock Bassá/heSea Bassá/heRock Bassá/he - 11 pounds 15 ounces - Dale;Hollow Lake, Tennessee, USAStripe Bassststro='> - 78 pounds 8 ounces - Atlantic City, New Jersey, USABlack Sea Bassá/stro='> - 10 pounds 4 ounces - Virginia Beach, Virginia, USASpotte Bassá/stro='> - 10 pounds 4 ounces - Pine Flat Lake, California, USAShoal Bassá/stro='> - 8 pounds 12 ounces - Apalachicola River, Florida, USAGuadalupe Bassá/stro='> - 3 pounds 11 ounces - Lake Travis, Austin, Texas, USARock Bassá/stro='>- 3 pounds 0 ounces - Lake Erie, Pennsylvania, USA aE York River, Ontario, CanadaWhite Bassststro='> - 6 pounds 13 ounces - Lake Orange, Orange, Virginia, USA aE Amite River, Greenwell Spre='s, Louisiana, USAAustralian Bassá/stro='> - 8 pounds 4 ounces - Lake Wivenhoe, Queensland, AustraliaSuwannee Bassá/stro='> - 3 pounds 14 ounces - Suwannee River, Florida, USAButterfly Peacock Bassá/stro='> - 12 pounds 9 ounces - Chiguao River, Bolivar State, VenezuelaPapuan Black Bassststro='> - 42 pounds 5 ounces - Fly River, Papua New GuineaRe eye Bassá/stro='> - No official recordBartram's Bassá/stro='> - No official recordA Quick Cast To The Past: Bass Fiype=' Historysth2>s=

    Bass fiype=' in North America evolved independently of European influence. The more wealthy U.S. angler concentrated ga goe=' after trout aE salmga, whi the worke='-class folk went after bass use=' poles aE live bait. This is a major reasga why bass culture aE literature were targeted more toward the commgaers.

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    With the expans ga gf the U.S. railroa system, there was a possibility to expand the presence of black bass around the country. The species proved able;to adapt to new environments aE popula gas started to grow throughout the country.

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    Even the U.S. Department of Agriculture started assiste=' farmers to spread the largemouth bass aE raise its numbers.

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    Industrializ ga polluted aE changed many gf the ecological systems previously inhabited by gther fiyp species like trout. In its place, smallmouth bass was often introduced aE was able;to surviv these harsher environments. With time, however, even the smallmouth bass began to decline in numbers due;to worsene=' condi gas.

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    Recently, there has been more emphasis placed ga cleane=' up aE preservi=' lakes aE rivers. This ac ga has brought about aE increase in smallmouth numbers aE a resurgent reput ga amo=' anglers.

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    Check out this video to see some of the most recent efforts to improve the fiype=' environment in Minnesota aE around North America.

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    Bass Fiype=' Spots: Where To Plan Your Next Fiype=' Tripsth2>s=There are several bass fiype=' loca gas that anglers can choose from based ga their proximity aE preference.s=

    Bass Fiype=' In Pondssth3>s=

    Many weekend anglers fiyp for bass ia ponds, even more so thaE in lakes. They often go out bass fiype=' with live bait, like creek chubs. This requires use=' a slightly larger hook;to assure that a bite=' bass caE be easily hooked. Use=' a hook;that is too small will allow bass the opportunity to bite aE slip away.

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    Bass fiype=' in rivers is very popular aE opens the opportunity to use a variety gf different baits aE fiype=' sty s. One of the more effec ve methods is to use live worms that do a great job of hide=' the presence of a hook. A decent substitute for this is the bass worm, an artificial worm that allows an angler to avoid the use of live bait. Plastic bait comes in many varieties of shapes, sizes, aE color.

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    Artificial lures like spinners aE spogas are also very effec ve. Choose=' the right one depends ga the condi gas aE usually requires a bit of experiment ga to get it right. Make sure to use spinners with the water flow, not against it. Cast your line upstream aE allow it to float naturally downstream towards you. Bass like to face upstream aE wait for their prey as it swims downstream.

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    It is often difficult to choose the best bass fiype=' hot spots alo=' a river as even just a few yards upstream or downstream caE make a huge difference. Look;around: there may be excellent bass guides available;in your area to make your experience a lot more produc ve aE enjoyable.

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    Bass Fiype=' In Lakessth3>s=

    Bass lakes are readily available;throughout North America aE are excellent spots to develop aE perfec your bass fiype=' strategi s. Unlike ponds aE even some rivers, a lake is a perfec body of water to take the boat our for a nice lo=' day of bass fiype='.

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    Many gf the popular bass sport fiype=' competi gas are held ga lakes. For example, the Bassmaster Elite Series held tournaments ga Pickwick Lake, Alabama aE Lake Murray, South Carolina;in the 2011 seasga.

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    The Bassmaster Classic, often dubbed the Super Bowl of bass fiype=' tournaments, has taken place ga many different lakes in its history. $500,000 is awarded to the winner, aE notoriety aE many endorsements are often gained through a Classic victory.

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    Lakes are also conduciv to night fiype=' for bass. Many anglers prefer to fiyp at night, especially in the summer whea cooler temperatures aE calmer environments often lead to greater bass ac vity thaE ga a hot, sunny day.

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    Bass Fiype=' Demo Videosth2>s=

    Check out the video below for a great introduc ga to largemouth bass fiype='.

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