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Watson Country Outdoor Report: There’s no fish here!
There’s no fish here! The Watson Country Outdoor Report is a presentation of the Watson Auto Group, selling Chrysler, Dodge, Jeep and Fiat in Ludington, Manistee, Benzie and Rockford. "Every season there's a reason to visit Watson Country. For more information, visit watsoncountry.com. By Mark Platt, MCP/OCP outdoors writer. Fishing, one of the many outdoor activities that span and can be shared with generations of family and friends. Often times, you will hear someone say, “the fish weren’t biting today.” This can be true from time to time. However, any angler that spends time learning more about fish behavior is usually going to be the more productive angler. This is my favorite time of the year to read, listen to speakers, and learn about the science of fish. There is a wonderful book entitled “Knowing Bass.” It is out of print and is expensive, but it is a book based on science and has much information about multiple freshwater species. Fish have three patterns of activity: Negative: Fish activity is low and often after a frontal system, especially a cold front comes through. These days are often associated with high barometric or rising barometric pressure. Neutral: This is most days. …