Nightcrawler - A large species of worm that is often used by fisherman. They often surface in the evenings, which is when many anglers collect them.
Beds - Sections at the bottom of a lake that have been cleared of debris and silt by by bass for the purpose of spawning and laying eggs. Often times the beds are located by some form of cover (ie stumps, logs, etc.)
Hawg - A large fish
Fishing Hole - A spot on a body of water that is known for good angling opportunities.
Catch-and-Release - The practice of releasing the fish you have caught so that they can be caught another day. This practice should be done carefully, leaving the fish in the water at all times if possible, and if not, keeping the fish out of water for a minimal time.
Strike - The action of a fish taking your bait or lure.
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