Fishing started as a means to secure food. As society evolved, it has become primarily a sport for most who practice it. Catch and release (C&R) has become the norm and that ethos has allowed our society to engage in “sport” fishing to the extent it has. But, the roots of catching and keeping should not be ignored, and sometimes we need to keep a fish to know where our food comes from. In this episode Daniel discusses Catch and Keep as well as Catch and Release practices.
When is it okay to keep fish?