In a region where salmon fishing has always won top billing, anglers have often ignored the bottomfish. Yet its ready availability in the waters of Alaska, British Columbia and Washington and its merit as a fabulous table fish suggest that it is time to correct this oversight. Whether you’re casting for sole or flounder, halibut or lingcod, rock cod or perch, dangling a line using Charlie White’s guidance almost ensures a successful catch for kids, novices and experts alike. Learn about the behavior of different species, the best methods of catching them, and the ins and outs of equipment, natural baits, and artificial lures. This book also includes valuable website addresses for obtaining up-to-date regulations, tidal charts, and more.