Sudak is a predatory fish, it is found in lakes and rivers of the basins of the Baltic, Caspian, Black, Azov, Aral Sea. He is the largest representative of the group of percids.
Pike perch can reach a weight of up to 20 kg, but usually large fish weigh 8-10 kg.
Having arrived on fishing in an unfamiliar place,Try to ask about a more successful place of catching pike perch from local residents. Usually it is caught on the shallows, in the habitats of the sticker, at the outcrops from the pits and underwater brooks. Pike perch well on spinning and vibrating spoon-bait throughout the open water. In the warm period, this fish keeps closer to the bottom, so it is easier to catch it with a foam-liver.
Spoon-baits are more suitable when the time isSchooling hunting. This period begins from the middle of July, then the fish lives at a shallow depth. During open water, it's better to catch spinning. Pike perch to the surface of the water two or three times a day in the habitat of the sticker, which he eats. When the food disappears, the fish again floats to the bottom. The depth to which the spoon-bait should go is 0.5-1 meters.
A successful place for catching zander is the shore. It is advisable to choose a site with a sharp difference in depth. In a similar place, the flow becomes slower, and a backwash can form near the shore. Do not catch pike perch on a sandy area without vegetation, it is not found there, because there is no food, no shelter from predators.
Pike perch usually uses a certain route. He slowly floats almost along the very bottom at a distance of 10-15 meters from the water's edge. At the end of its journey, the fish again returns to the beginning of the route. Use for bait various twisters, spoon-bait and foam rubber fish. Cast a spinning across the river at a distance of 20-25 meters.
Try to avoid places where there are a lot of hooks: Building plates, a pile of stones, a bunch of branches, snags, etc. There is a fish in this area, only there is a great risk that you will lose your baits. You can try to catch pike perch in a similar place, you just have to choose a jig-head that has a spherical shape and is not so stuck in the garbage.
In summer pikeperch can be caught round the clock, but inDuring the day he changes his dislocation several times. Two to three hours before sunrise, the fish are found on small bricks. Deeper crooked fish swim in four to five hours, at six-nine o'clock the pike-perch again looks for another place. The most successful time - in the afternoon at 11 and 15 hours, and in the evening - at 18-19 hours, on the same pads, where he was fed in the morning.