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This entry is part 1 of 5 in the series Catfishing

This entry is part 1 of 5 in the series CatfishingCatfish are an obsession with many anglers in North America.  They live in all types of water and can grow to good size.  They are good fighters.  In the US, there are three main types of catfish; Channel Catfish, Blue Catfish, and Flathead Catfish.  White […]

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Wells Catfish

Wells Catfish

This entry is part 2 of 5 in the series Catfishing

This entry is part 2 of 5 in the series CatfishingThe Wells Catfish is found in Europe.  It is much larger than the catfish found in the Americas. The Wells Catfish can reach lengths of 12-13 feet.  It mainly feeds on insects, small fish, and arthropods while it is small and will eat large fish, mice, […]

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Bullhead Catfish

Bullhead Catfish

This entry is part 3 of 5 in the series Catfishing

This entry is part 3 of 5 in the series CatfishingThe Bullhead Catfish is the catfish with the widest distribution in the United States.  It is home in much of the central part of the country.  Not much of a fighting fish, it can be taken with relatively light gear.   It is most common in […]

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Channel Catfish

Channel Catfish

This entry is part 4 of 5 in the series Catfishing

This entry is part 4 of 5 in the series Catfishing  The Channel Catfish is Common across most of the nation.  From the southern US into Canada, this catfish is found throughout the center of the country.  The Channel Catfish is found in rivers, lakes and ponds of varying levels of clarity.  It can tolerate […]

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Blue Catfish

Blue Catfish

This entry is part 5 of 5 in the series Catfishing

This entry is part 5 of 5 in the series CatfishingBlue catfish are one of the strongest freshwater fish in North America.  They occur naturally in large rivers and tributaries in the south.  Many lakes and reservoirs have been stocked with them.  They do better in relatively clear water but can live in stained water […]

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