Fish Busters’ Bulletin April 2010 Bob Wattendorf Spring is here, and the bass are on their beds. The males have been fanning out beds on firm lake bottoms with plenty of nearby vegetation. If they are successful in their amorous intents to entice a female to join them, they’ll soon be spending time guarding the […]

Fish Busters By Bob Wattendorf Anglers: Get your free goodies for buying a 5-year freshwater fishing license now! The Florida Fish and Wildlife Conservation Commission (FWC) encourages families to enjoy all the pleasures of recreational fishing in Florida. As a major partner in the Get Outdoors Florida! coalition (, we recognize the importance of active […]

Fishing photos convey fun – and responsibility By Bob Wattendorf, Florida Fish and Wildlife Conservation Commission. “A picture is worth a thousand words” is an aphorism that we’ve all likely heard and understood. When you see a cute photo of a child and proud parent displaying even the smallest of fish, you get a sense […]