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Introduction to Fishing

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Introduction to Fishing
Becoming an Outdoors-Woman (BOW) Workshop, Alabama, 
Fall 2008

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Ladies practice casting before fishing.

A green sunfish is caught on worms.

Veteran fishing class angler, Connie, bags a bluegill.

"Introduction to Fishing" class members see different species, like this channel catfish.

Participants look at some Alabama stream fish.

Doug Darr demonstrates filleting a fish.

One of the participants tries her hand at filleting.

Instructor Traci George talks a participant through the filleting process.

Traci shows off a bluegill or bream.


Brenda Morrison shows how to tie special knots for fishing.

Brenda Morrison explains water pollution by using the EnviroScape.

Ladies end the "Introduction to Fishing" class by fishing.

Practice casting is done at the beginning of class.

A special thank you to Pat Newman for taking pictures! 

Send your pictures to Doug Darr.  Go to Fly Fishing Fall 2008

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