Lake Erie Ice Fishing Not Just Hook, Line, and Sinker

A field report from an ice-angler near Rattlesnake Island indicates sophisticated technology is used for ice-shanty placement and fish recognition.  The  fisherman, who asked to remain anonymous, shared the following photos to point out what underwater electronic surveillance illustrates.

Lake Erie

Hooks dangle above Lake Erie’s sandy bottom.

Electronic gear is compact and useful.

Electronic gear is compact and useful.

Lake Erie

Perch swims by hooks near rocky bottom.