Wife Leah with Lingcod she caught off Decator Island. Photo by Mike Lavigueure, May 2008.
Excellent day of halibut fishing out of Westport, WA. Photo by David Bergeron, May 2008.
Featured Marine Fishing How-to Videos
Fishing for Coho Salmon
in Puget Sound
This video highlights opportunities for coho salmon in Puget Sound during late-summer/early-fall. Basic techniques for trolling are discussed including trolling speed, direction, and depth and proper use of downriggers. We also discuss popular gear choices such as flasher boards and squid hoochies. Management topics include proper handling of hooked fish, gear regulations, species identification, and adipose-clipping of hatchery fish.
Puget Sound Pink Salmon Fishing Basics
This video highlights the basics on when, where, and how to catch pink salmon returning to Puget Sound in both marine and freshwaters. Pink salmon fishing lends itself to fishing by both a boat (troll or cast) and shore (lures or flies) at these acrobatic fish during late summer which is ideal for taking out the whole family.
Fishing for Dogfish Shark in Puget Sound
This video highlights fishing tactics to catch dogfish shark in Puget Sound, in addition to how to handle the fish when releasing it. Additionally a few important tips regarding preparing the meat for a meal were provided.