Any of you that have tried to swim with a bass know that they are usually shy and always dart away from you. Well, last March I went swimming with a bass that was an exception to that fact. The little fish would swim all around me, and it seemed particularly curious about my bright orange floating strap that was tied to my camera. I took several amazing shots (they are in my Mill Dam, March 2016 photo album) and a video (below). Enjoy!
This golden shiner jumped out of the water onto the dock while I was watching. It might be hard to believe, but it IS true! It kind of reminds me of “The Great Bluegill Escape.” Click here to see the “Great … Continue reading →
Bluegill? Bluegills are medium-sized fish that can be found in freshwater lakes, ponds, springs, and rivers all over North America. They get their name from their blueish purple gills. Bluegills are very common and can easily be mistaken … Continue reading →
Dolphin or Dolphin? Dolphins are mammals not in any way related to fish. Actually, dolphins are fish, not in any way related to mammals. Confusing right? Well, there are actually two dolphins that are in no way related. The … Continue reading →