Entries by Justin Graham

Ten Seconds

A new report by researchers in Canada has come out recommending that fish caught recreationally which are released should not be kept longer than ten seconds out of water to ensure the best possible chances of survival. The report, titled “Fish out of Water – How much air is too much?” is published in this […]

Burnt Tuna and how to prevent it

You’ve caught the fish of a lifetime. A huge, Southern bluefin tuna (Thunnus maccoyii), weighing over 100kg. It smashed the lure only a few metres from the boat and took over 200 metres of line in its first, blistering run. You’ve dreamed about this moment for a long time. It’s hard work and your arms […]