Jim Gronaw is a free-lanced outdoor writer who has written fishing columns for the Carroll County Times since 1979. First published at the age of 16, his articles have also appeared in Outdoor Life, Sports Afield and In-Fisherman magazine. Retired from Carroll County Recreation and Parks, Jim also pursues teaching and seminar venues for regional angling options in the Mid-Atlantic. Check out his blog, and passion, for faith, family and fishing at bluecollarfishinwithjim.blogspot.com.
With forward facing sonar, an angler can easily spot and target the largest fish in a school or hunkered down in brush and accurately cast and coax that very fish into biting with a lure or bait of choice.