Angler

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  1. Make a log of at least three fishing expeditions, keeping records of the species of fish caught and their weight.
  2. Have a knowledge of the fish that inhabit the waters of a locality.
  3. Know the rules concerning the close season and the size of the fish allowed to be taken.
  4. Demonstrate how to fit up a rod, line and casts.
  5. Know the size of hooks most suitable and show a knowledge of bait. Demonstrate the correct way to use a landing net.
  6. Make a float.
  7. Know the Water Safety Rules and understand the dangers of wading, crumbling banks and slippery rocks