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First published May 1st 1995 - More than 20 years ago
Rule no. 1
Danish inshore fishing
By Martin Joergensen
The first rule is simple:Other factors have their saying
The bottom is a main factor in the ocean
We have no trees, no meandering, no overhanging banks (almost none at least).
The water covers it all and above that... the sky.
The bottom influences access to food, water quality, shelter, local currents, temperature, wave action and a lot of other things. Of course the wind, the currents, the moon, tide and many other factors have their saying, but a spot with a no-good bottom will rarely hold fish no matter what other factors might be ideal.
Tell me the bottom...