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The bite is on

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The water is back up to 68 degrees and the fish are biting. Unfortunatly so are the turtles tongue.gif

I went for the turtle trifecta tonight and got three different species grin.gif

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Snapper, softshell, and...?

We were out and caught a couple flats tonight too. Would have liked to stay out longer, nice night.

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D-a-ng that sucks to hear...I was out last night with a buddy who as soon as it got dark started asking me if I was ready to go. confused.gif

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I'll be hitting the river all this weekend but my buddy backed out for sat so if anyone wants to hook up, let me know.

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Was with Eddie to witness the turtle trifecta. The snapper and soft shell are common. The third turtle was one I don't think I'd seen before. After looking through a field guide of North American reptiles I think it was a False Map Turtle. The habitat and range would be right.

I told Ed if he would have gotten a painted turtle also he would have the turtle grand slam, a truely rare feat. grin.gif

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I told Ed if he would have gotten a painted turtle also he would have the turtle grand slam, a truly rare feat.
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Only Softshell Ed can accomplish the turtle grand slam... I'm rooting for ya bud!! grin.gif

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Also Ed is the only person I know that can be rangling bait and catch a snapping turtle in the net just to have it go hauling the mail right through the side of the net!

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I'm not done with that snapping turtle just yet. I know where it is living now. He might make an appearance on the 29th.

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