Getting the irresistible pun out of my system, Roy Hawk’s bass fishing tactics have gone to the birds. But don’t dismiss this as a not-so-clever turn of the phrase — he actually does pay significant attention to birds for visual clues to the daily bass fishing puzzle.
“Coots will give you the visual perception that No. 1 there is grass present and No. 2 how the grass is lined out,” he said. “Whether it be a single band of grass, or maybe it’s where a flat breaks into a drop-off. Those coots will line up along that drop-off and before you even approach that spot, you’re gaining information.
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