Back in the day, I actually got into the commercial goggle-eye
fishery myself, to learn more about the fishery.
Crushed grunt plugs, goggle-eye
plugs, and live goggle-eye
are Jonathan's go-to baits.
A nice goggle-eye
about the length of a large hand will land bigger fish, but not always; both Calabrese and Collier say once you get an idea of the size of the fish biting in a given area, adjust your bait accordingly.
Be ready to cast a large live bait like a blue runner, goggle-eye
He trolled a live goggle-eye
along the side of the bag.
Dedicated blackfin tuna fishermen will spend hours catching frisky live pilchards for chum and live large threadfin herring and goggle-eye
jacks for bait.
Two of the best baits to use are a live goggle-eye
and a large pilchard.
Colors include chameleon orange/black [front and rear views shown above], wahoo, flyingfish, goggle-eye
, yellowfin, purple/black, blue mackerel and dorado.
"I was checking the line on the plug when the goggle-eye
started freaking out.
"At 10:30 a.m., Brad Butler was freelining a live goggle-eye
just off from the transom when the smoker hit," Alden Thornton said.
Anne, of Barnard Castle, has won the Carnegie twice before, for Goggle-eyes
in 1989 and Flour Babies in 1992.
Her books for older children include the award winning The Tulip Touch and Goggle-Eyes
, which was adapted for television by the BBC.