What an ugly virus that has impacted all aspects of our society. Fishing and especially crappie fishing has had both positive and negative COVID impacts.
On the positive side, here are a few of the notable ones:
- Record numbers of new anglers purchased fishing licenses in every state
- Fisherman time-on-the-water soared above weekend averages
- Tackle sales reached record highs
- Boat sales of all types soared
- The outdoors created an escape from the mean virus