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What Happens When A River Dries Out - e.g Teme


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#11 Vagabond

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Posted 11 July 2019 - 09:38 PM

Nah, it is what it is. It turns up some nice chub and trout and I would have done better if my knees were still up to mobile lure fishing on a river with banks like that.

Sounds what used to be my sort of river when I was 50 years younger !   The piscatorial equivalent of a rough shoot.




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Posted 11 July 2019 - 10:56 PM

Sounds what used to be my sort of river when I was 50 years younger !   The piscatorial equivalent of a rough shoot.

Yep, it's a nice river but it no longer suits bait and wait methods.

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Species caught in 2018: Perch. Bream. Rainbow Trout. Brown Trout. Chub. Roach. Carp. European Eel.
Species caught in 2017: Siamese carp. Striped catfish. Rohu. Mekong catfish. Amazon red tail catfish. Arapaima.  Black Minnow Shark. Perch. Chub. Brown Trout. Pike. Bream. Roach. Rudd. Bleak. Common Carp.
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Species caught in 2011: Indian sea catfish. Sardine. Barramundi. Mangrove Jack. Deccan Mahseer. Record Humpbacked Mahseer. Yellow Fin Trevelly. Giant Trevelly. Chub. Brown Trout. Perch. Pike. Atlantic salmon. Dace. Minnow. Roach. Gudgeon. 
Species caught in 2010: Barramundi. Giant Trevelly. Moray eel. Indian sea catfish. Mangrove Jack. Deccan Mahseer. Humpback Mahseer. Chub. Brown Trout. Perch. Bass. Pike. 
Species caught in 2009: Chub. Perch. Pike. Pacu. Thai Striped Catfish. 
Species caught in 2008: Barramundi. p-i-k-e-y sea bream. Indian sea catfish. Guitarfish. Mangrove Jack. Mahseer. Squid (Not strictly a fish but it took a lure !). Emperor Sweetlip. Black Spot Snapper. Moray eel. Spangled Emperor. Bluecheek silver grunt. Yellow striped emperor. Vanikoro sweeper. Pike. Perch. Brown trout. Chub. Atlantic salmon.


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Posted 14 July 2019 - 12:52 AM

Yep, it's a nice river but it no longer suits bait and wait methods.

Seems more like a river to get away from the wife for a few hours if nothing else!!

 

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Edited by Martin56, 14 July 2019 - 01:00 AM.

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