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Any reason to prefer bow-fishing over rod-fishing?

It seems that your question is about efficacy of the method. I'm not a bow fishermen, but I know that some plankton feeders, such as the asian carp and the silver carp will not easily take a lure or a ...
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Any reason to prefer bow-fishing over rod-fishing?

Bow fishing is a sportsmanship hobby like any other. If you like the idea of bow fishing, then try it. If you like the idea of rod and reel fishing, then try it. Which is better? Well, you can only ...
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Any reason to prefer bow-fishing over rod-fishing?

It's a form of hunting. Shoot a rabbit or snare it? Rod fishing you are luring a fish into a trap, bow fishing you are actively hunting. Some say you need an entire new kit but all you really need ...
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What additional equipment is needed for bowfishing?

Although probably not necessary, polarized sunglasses are extremely useful to spot the fish - especially on a sunny day.
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