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IS THERE ANY TRUTH TO THIS-CATFISH ON THE RED RIVER HEAD NORTH CLOSER TO CANADA DURING THE WINTER-I AM FROM THE FARGO AREA AND I KNOW IT IS HARD TO CATCH THEM WHEN IT STARTS TO TURN COLD BUT DOES THAT MEAN THEY ARE GONE? IF THIS IS TRUE SHOULDN'T THERE BE A BIG RUN OF CATS ON THE RED FURTHUR SOUTH WHEN THEY RUN?

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Catfish do move to wintering areas in the fall as the temps fall, but they don't head to Canada.

The Canadian end has lots of sumo cats and if they had there way they would head South for the winter instead on diving into holding pools.

Cat migrate long didtences in warm water but not far in cold water.

Odds are you big cat in Fargo are very near and snoozing away in a hole waiting for warmer water.

You will see them on the move again in early May.

If it ever warms up that is?

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