How To


  • Winterize Your Fishing Tackle

    When the New England fishing season comes to a crashing halt, most anglers are content to chuck their rods, reels, hooks, and lures in the c...

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  • Building a Basic Blackfish Bottom Rig

    In this short video, Capt. Chris Landry and NEF host Tom Richardson walk you through the steps involved in making a single-hook bottom rig f...

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  • Bullish on Blackfish

    Tricks and tips for targeting trophy tautog in the waters of Long island Sound. By Tom Schlichter If you wanted to create the perfect black...

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  • How to Fish a Rip: Casting Techniques

    As all good fishermen know, rips are incredibly productive fishing spots. They are formed by current flowing over uneven bottom, which incre...

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  • Albie Tactics: Additional Thoughts

    In the words of my psychologist wife, my fascination with false albacore boils down to a phenomenon known as “intermittent conditionin...

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  • Rigging a Zoom Fluke for False Albacore

    The 5 1/2-inch soft-plastic Zoom Fluke is one of the best baits for false albacore. The action and profile of this lure as it’s twitched ...

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