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A northern pike rests in an angler's hands in a lake. A lure is in its mouth.
The Problem with Pike

In the upper Midwest, large pike are on the decline Any angler who has fished…

Buttery pike fillets are served on a wooden cutting board with fresh lemon, fried cattail shoots, and melted garlic butter.
Pike: The Poor Man’s Lobster with Fried Cattails

A delicious way to cook up northern pike, a commonly released fish They’re sometimes called…

Overfishing, Conservation, Sustainability, and Farmed Fish

Even if you’re not concerned with overfishing, overfishing and the problems it creates will soon…

The author ice fishing for pike with his son on a frozen lake
How To Go Ice Fishing: Gear, Essentials, and More

Needless to say, ice fishing is dumb, but I’m hooked. Visualize grossly overdressed anglers toting…