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Angling

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Carp Fishing - Angling is a peculiar sport

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Gone Fishing (1963)

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Float Fishing - Amateur Angling Fishing Glossary

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Paternoster rig - Amateur Angling Fishing Glossary

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Quiver Tip Rod - Amateur Angling Fishing Glossary

Angling is a method of fishing by means of an "angle". The hook is usually attached to a fishing line and the line is often attached to a fishing rod. Modern fishing rods are usually fitted with a fishing reel that functions as a mechanism for storing, retrieving and paying out the line. Tenkara fishing and cane pole fishing are two techniques that do not use a reel. The hook itself can be dressed with bait, but sometimes a lure, with hooks attached to it, is used in place of a hook and bait. A bite indicator such as a float, and a weight or sinker are sometimes used.
  • Hooks 

  • Baits 

  • Laws and regulations 

  • Catch and release 

  • Capacity for pain 

  • Motivation