The Atlantic goliath grouper, also known as “Jew fish” is a large saltwater fish of the grouper family found primarily in shallow tropical waters among coral and artificial reefs at depths from 16 to 164 ft. Its range includes the Florida Keys in the US, the Bahamas, most of the
Some Filipino fisherman were out for a day of plying their trade, when they happened to come upon what seemed to be a deserted a yacht, floating on the water in a small picturesque lagoon, in one of the local islands . From all appearances, the boat was in rough
Who would have thought, that while out for a day of fishing on their kayaks, that one of these angler’s would be lucky enough to hook a very large pacific octopus…not me, that’s for sure. Apparently, the animal was hooked very securely and even with the fisherman’s best efforts to
Tilapia is the third most consumed type of fish in America. However, it has been under fire for quite some time now as there is mounting evidence tilapia fish is grown in bad farming conditions in China. On one hand, the fish is quite inexpensive, it can be bought
A real Amazon River monster, the Arapaima is truly one of the biggest fresh water fish today, reaching in length up to and over 9 feet, they can weigh almost 440 pounds. Arapaima are considered to be an ancient fish – scientists estimate they are descendants of fish that date
Landing a catfish this size is an accomplishment all by itself, but doing it with a light rod & reel, I’d say this fisherman has earned his bragging rights. Using a spinning rod and reel, which in my opinion, was too light of a rig to use in this case.