LAKE TROUT: NORTH AMERICA'S GREATEST GAME FISH
Author: Ross H. Shickler and Edward M. Eveland
Publisher: NATIONAL BOOK NETWORK, Sep 2001
Lake trout is one of the most elusive fish in North America- & one of the most captivating. Based on 30 years of fishing experience, offers an in-depth look at this majestic fish from the biology to the history. 22 color photos, 3 B&W photos, 1 map, 5 tables; 6x9 inches, 364 pgs.
The lake trout is one of the most elusive fish in North Americaand one of the most captivating. Based on thirty years of fishing experience, Lake Trout offers an in depth look at this majestic fish including everything from the biology of the fish to the history of the areas surrounding the lakes in which they live. The first two chapters explore the evolution of the lake trout fisherman and the lessons that have been learned over the years by the authors predecessors.
Throughout Lake Trout, Edward Eveland and Ross Shickler include anecdotes of their first fishing experiences in Canada and the northern United States and the various successes, failures, and awe-inspiring moments they met along the way. Also discussed is the future of the lake trout including pollution fears, over-fishing and shrinking habitats.
ABOUT THE AUTHORS
Ross Shickler is a high school principal in Long Beach, California.
Edward Eveland is a member of the Long Beach, California Board of Education. Both authors live in Long Beach, California.