Catch and release is a way to fish that both proves your skill as a fisherman and demonstrates ecological responsibility. But this works only if you know how to remove the hook without injuring the fish. It takes practice to be able to set a fish free as quickly as possible, because the longer you take, the less of a chance the fish has of surviving. Take this quiz to learn about how to remove a fish hook safely.
WHAT'S INSIDE: FISH CONSERVATION
- Fish Populations
- Responsible Fishing
FEATURED: FISH CONSERVATION
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