GON March 2005

GON Staff | March 1, 2005


West Point’s Hottest Bass Tournament Team Marks A March Map
Reid Hurston and Tim Morris won both of West Point’s team trails last summer, and they’re off to another good start this year.

Gobbling Dynamics
The ups and downs of hunting gobbling turkeys.

Lake Seminole Hard-Bottom Spawning Bass
Knowing where to find spawning bass on Seminole is half the battle. Butch Tucker shares his keys for springtime success.

Where Have All The Georgia Deer Gone?
WRD considers raising deer limit from 12 to 17, despite 2004 being another poor season and according to hunters, far fewer deer.

Small Lake Profile: Boatright’s Pond
This 70-acre Pierce County lake offers bass, crappie, bream and catfish.

March Is Monster Bass Time At Lake Varner
Mike Meason shows us how he catches big largemouth at the Newton County water-supply reservoir.

Kim Carver Conquers What-If Factors For March Sinclair Bass
The March weather is unpredictable, so anglers have to be versatile to cash in on super spring fishing.

Kids Gone Wild On A Georgia Spring Break Fishing Adventure
A guide to a seven-day fishing adventure tailored for kids, from the coast to the Chattahoochee.

2005 Georgia Turkey Hunting Special
Data shows a decline in poult survival. What’s going on in the Georgia turkey woods?

Poling And Trolling For Lake Jackson March Crappie
Fred Brinkley knows how to put more crappie in the cooler on Lake Jackson.

Straight-Line For Lake Allatoona Crappie
When the fish are holding tight to cover, straight-lining jigs and minnows keeps your bait right in front of the crappie.

March Trout On The Tallulah River
This popular, heavily stocked stream offers a wide variety of trout-fishing opportunities — and it is open now.

Winning The Food Plot Weed War
You buy the best seed, plow the perfect plot, and apply fertilizer and lime. But for the best results, plan an attack on weeds.

Talk Softly To Call In That Lone Gobbler
According to Keith Byers, two series of soft yelps is often all it takes to walk out with a gobbler over your shoulder.

Jigs And Jugs For Lake Eufaula Crappie And Catfish
Jesse Bowman knows cold-water crappie and cats on Eufaula!



Ocmulgee WMA Hunters Say Goodbye To 8,200 Acres

Tom Mann, Fishing Legend, Dies At 72

Saga Of The Gillespie Buck: Georgia’s State-Record Muzzleloader Mount Stolen


Letters To The Editor: WRD Deer Management Plan Is A Joke; Worst Deer Season Ever; Stop Dumping Deer Carcasses

Right To Bear Arms: Georgia legislators cool to gun control

Wild In The Kitchen With Uncle Roy: Grimes Goose Poppers

Realtree Kids Scrapbook

Georgia Spy-Cam Images

Tournament Reports

Game Warden Reports: Bartow County Hen Turkey, Over Bait, With .22 Rifle

Editorial By Steve Burch

Daryl Gay’s Back Page

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