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Mullet Fishing 2019: Activities & Objectives

 
 

Activities and Objectives

  • Re-check accuracy of digital scales
  • - 100% accurate at 2.5 / 5.0 / 7.5 / 10.0lb,
       last rechecked 13/10/19  
  • Identify additional locations to fish
  • - Ongoing
  • Visit some new locations during spring 2019
  • - Done; exploratory trips in March and early April
  • Identify earliest fishing opportunities
  • - Done; exploratory trips in March and early April
  • Catch mullet earlier in the year than in 2018
  • - Not done; earliest was 23/04/19
  • Catch mullet at some more new river locations
  • - Done, 12/05/19, 14/05/19 (3)
  • Catch more mullet at some coastal venues
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  • Revisit some additional neglected venues
  • - Done, 14/05/19
  • Catch more mullet than in 2018
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  • Catch a 4lb+ mullet on the 1st or 28th day of any month
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  • Catch another 6lb+ mullet
  • - Done, 27/08/19: 6/11, 6/02
  • Improve upon previous 'top 5' and 'top 10' total weights
  • - Done; exceeded all past years' 'top 5s'
       and 'top 10s'
  • Catch some more thin-lipped mullet
  • - Done, 23/04/19, 12/05/19, 14/05/19 (3)
  • Actively target golden-grey mullet in 2019
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  • Improve upon previous average weight per fish
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  • Improve upon previous ratio of fish per trip
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  • Improve upon previous ratio of fish landed
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  • Safely release 100% of mullet hooked
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    Worst possible 'fail' scenarios:

     
     
  • Hooking one of those really stupid big white ducks...
  • Having to be rescued from the mud
  • Barbed fish hook in the 'nads
  • Drowned in the process
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    Last updated 05.11.19