GON June 2022 Issue

GON Staff | June 1, 2022

June 2022: Vol. 36, No. 6

A big diamondback rattlesnake is an awe-inspiring sight. GPS studies reveal their secretive lives.
Photo By Warren Bond Jr.

June Feature Articles

Georgia’s Astounding Year Of Record Fish
The Satilla River’s on fire, plus four state-record fish in five months and a slew of new lake and river records. 

Unlocking The Secretive Lives Of Diamondbacks
GPS study of eastern diamondback snakes on Jekyll Island reveals movements, diet and preferred habitat.

Storm Clark’s June Bass Map For Bartletts Ferry
The high-school All-American marks 10 GPS holes. 

Early Entries In GON’s 9th Annual Coyote Cull
Still two months to enter for more chances to win prizes.  

Get Surf Fishing Baits Far From The Beach
Kayaks and potato guns are among the methods the author employs to get his baits out past the breakers. 

Middle Georgia’s Ocmulgee River Bass
Fish tight in cover for June bass on the Ocmulgee.

Guide To Metro Atlanta Bream Fishing
Fish-catching time! Here are 10 bream lakes that are within a short drive of the Atlanta perimeter.

How The Truck-Buck Weeks Were Won
Meet the hunters and read the hunt stories from GONers who will
compete in the Truck-Buck Shoot-Out on July 31 at the Blast.

Satilla River’s Summer Special
The fishing in this south Georgia river is hot. Here’s a guide
to catching bream, crappie, flathead cats and bass.


June 2022 News

Picture Found Of Jackson’s 14-7 Largemouth

Pine Log WMA Land Is For Sale

New Features Announced For Outdoor Blast

Dog Collar Is A Death Sentence For Deer

Flint River Posted Signs Spur Access Effort

Days GON By: Looking Back At GON Stories
20 Years Ago: Nottely Striper Record Now 20 Years Old
10 Years Ago: Giant Bass Becomes Lake Oconee Record

June 2022 Departments

Letters To The Editor

Hunter’s Journal: Cohutta WMA Bear Hunt

Wild In The Kitchen: Backstrap Goat Cheese Sliders

Garry’s Outdoor Kicks & Grins

Fishing Reports

Where’s GON: At The NASA Space Camp

Fishing Tournaments & Cast For Cash Calendar

Realtree Kids Scrapbook

Georgia Spy-Cam

Scrapbook Photos

GON Outdoor Kids: June is Kids Fishing Events Month

Kids Outdoor Outpost And Word Search

Game Warden Reports: Duck Hunter Well Over Legal Alcohol Limit At 11 a.m.

Editorial-Opinion: Hunting And Fishing Legacy Of Georgia Records

Daryl Gay’s Back Page: Hosses And Halves

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