This title introduces readers to Spearfishing. Readers will learn about the types of gear that are needed to spear game fish such as pole and hand spears, pneumatic and band-powered spear guns, and the Hawaiian sling. Different types of spear fishing are examined such as scuba, ocean, freedive, and freshwater as are popular game fish such as grouper, tuna, mackerel, shark, and marlin. Safety concerns such as accidental discharge of a spear gun and shark attack are also addressed. Xreme facts provide additional information on this exciting sport. Aligned to Common Core Standards and correlated to state standards. AaD Xtreme is an imprint of ABDO Publishing Company, a division of ABDO.Spearfishing. in freshwater lakes and rivers is difficult. Inland waters are often muddy. Rains, flooding, and algae blooms make it difficult to see fish. Additionally , swimmers, waterskiers, boaters, and other fishermen are usually on lakes andanbsp;...
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