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Fish Nerds Fishing Podcast

Clay Groves, Podfix Clay Groves
221 episodes
This podcast may contain explicit content.
The Fishing Podcast for anyone who wants to fish better, laugh more and learn a little. We talk about Fish, Fishing and Eating Fish. With a focus on conservation and sustainability. The show is Usually Funny, Always Interesting and Mostly True!

Disclaimer: the content and artwork of this podcast are the property of its owner and are not affiliated with nor endorsed by Audiotrails.

How Climate Change Impacts Freshwater Fishes and Feeding Dead Dads to Sharks ep 294

This week Doc Martin is back with some super nerdy science about how freshwater fish are impacted by climate change. Andrew Lewin from Speak Up For The Blue Podcast helps out with the news and we find out why he thinks feeding Dad to sharks is a good Idea! We share a brook trout recipe and have a…

Wet Roots and Speak Up for the Blue ep 293

Andrew Lewin from the Speak Up for the Ocean  Blue Pod is with us for the news and Doc Martin wrote an original song!!

Seaspiracy on Netflix and a Convo with a Fin EP 292

Andrew Lewin from the Speak Up For The Blue Podcast joins us to review and talk about Seaspiracy Netflix's documentary. We talk about the film making, the bad science and some good too. THEN we talk to an actual #FIN or at least someone who claims to live in Finland, Juha Solonen !

Finland Doesn't Exist Flroida Arapaima & Getting Ponds Ready for Spring EP291

Listener Kevin Jones reached out to the Crappie Hippie and brought some news from Florida Then Zoe is with us to help us understand the conspiracy theory that Finland Doesn’t Exist!  Need more Crappie Hippie? Me too The Pond lady is here to help us learn how to…

Z-Man ElaZtech Challenge The Very Brady Podcast and Farting Russian Herring EP290

Tim Bete and the Crappie Hippie tell us all about Z-Man and the ElaZatech Challenge. Tach is here from the Very Brady Podcast and we learn far too much about russians and herring farts coupon code Fish Nerds

Good Fish Salmon Skins Boat Setter and Carp Food EP279

The good folks at have sent us some Salmon Skins to try! our all star cast will give you an honest accounting of the flavor!  Then we are joined from the boys over at to tell us how our boats can make money for us when we are not using it!  Thanks to www…

Brattleboro Museum Ice Fishing Culture, Community, and Conservation

Ice fishing has a long, rich history in Vermont, having played an important role in both the livelihood of native peoples and the recreation of sport fishers. It is a sport that has greatly evolved over time, from outdoor fishing with simple hand-augered holes in the ice to fishing in heated shanti…

Z-Man WD-40, Brook & Brackish Flies Trout EP 277

Tim Bete and the Crappie Hippie are here to talk about cleaning old lures. Then Rich Collins and Geoffrey Klane from Brackish Flies teach us about  Brook Trout! Coupon Code FISH NERDS for free shipping and 20% off

Mystery Box Show Valentine's Day Sex Special EP 276

Reba Sparrow from the Mystery Box Show joins us this week as we chat about fish sex with our Chief Science Correspondent, Doc Martin! We have a great time and we fall in love all over again with fish in our annual Valentine's day special

Wildfish Cannery TINNED FISH SPECIAL EP 245

Ever wanted to eat Octopus mayo? How about Geoduck Pasta or herring sliders? This week on the pod Wildfish Cannery in Alaska sent us some amazing tinned fish! Rich Collins and Tim Bete join me to explore cooking with these canned fish! Thanks to Lauren from the Wildfish Cannery in Alaska for join…

Fishing Excise Tax and the BUZZ SAW SHARK Leif Tapanila EP274

Tim Bete and the Crappie Hippie are here with Lure Love, they will tell you all about the Fishing Excise tax.  THEN Doc Martin Bings us Leif Tapanila is a marine paleontologist in the department of geoscientists at Idaho State University and serves a curator of Geology at the Idaho Museum of Na…

Feather Thief FN Book Club and Trakker Products EP273

It's time for the #FishNerds #BookClub this week we are reviewing the #Featherthief and we are joined by #FishguyJosh where we learn about #TrakkerProducts on #Youtube #podfix

Mysterious Pond Organsim Rectum Sharks and Podcast 42 EP272

Crappie Hippie and the Pond lady tell us the story of the   "creature from the pond"  Christopher DeVoss From Podcast 42 is here with some news! (this one is not for the kids)…

North Carolina Fish Planked Brook Trout and MTV EP271

TODAY ON THE POD   Tim Bete is here with a new Essay and I love this so much and this one is so personal! We love Tim so much and his daughter Grace is a joy! Zoe Joined me to cook a Brook Trout that she cooked herself And I am joined by Lawrence Dorsey  //  Piedmont Region Fisheries Resear…

Ice Fishing for Brookies Carp Tips and Green Sunfish EP270

@FIshguyjosh is in the cohost seat, we chat about #icefishing #carpfishing #greensunfish and more! We also feature @ronratliffs_marshdawn @instagram @Podfixnetwork

Ron Lindner Lindy Fishing and Women Angler and Adventurer Podcast EP269

This week we remember #RONLINDNER #Lindyfishing with the #CrappieHippie Tim Bete and Angie Scott host of Women Angler & Adventurer Podcast with our Segment #Lurelove

Deer in Canoes TunO vs Tuna and Fish Guy Follows EP 268

This week we have a great essay from Tim Bete, we do a real test of #Tuno we make the #FNNEWS and #Fishguyjosh is back with us with Fish Guy Follows! Intsagram @acksharks

Lure Kits Sniffing Sticks and Chimera EP267

Dave Kellam sits in the Cohost Seat today and we talk about November Fishing #NaPodPom Sniffer Sticks weird fish and as a bonus Tim Bete and the Crappie Hippie bring us some Lure Love!

Stuff I Never Knew Trivia Podcast EP266

Clay was a guest on the Stuff I Never Knew Podcast, so we are letting you enjoy the fun! This show features

Giant Groupers SPOONS and Real Ass Science EP265

The Twisted Ten Podcast challenged us to talk about groupers, the pond lady sits in the cohost seat. We learn far too much about spoons with Lure Love and Doc Martin hits us hard with RAS!

Fish Scales China Poaching and Sexless Crayfish EP 264

Cohost tonight in Andrew Lewin host of Speak Up for the Ocean Blue Podcast. Doc martin is with us and brings us an interview with Dr. Ritchie - Why Fish Scales are so Tough! (This one is from the archives, because I didn’t like the audio, so I have been siting on it... the content is so good, I fee…

Fly Fishing for Pike, Unraveling Knitting and Minimalist Angling EP263

This week Greg host of the Unraveling Podcast sits in the cohost  seat and we learn what knitting and fishing have in common. Tim Bete is back with a new essay and Rich Collins joins us to tell us all about how to catch pike on the fly. https://www.kickstarter.c…

Lure Love, Filet-O-FIsh God and Wicked Sunfish EP 262

Today on the Podcast   We chat with Michael Oullette and find out all about his invention called “Spread-em” The Crappie Hippie and our FN Essayist, Tim- Bete have joined forces with a new segment, Lure Love.  NEWS  FIlet-O-Fish…

Magnet Fishing Mega Sperm and Cold River Radio EP261

We get to listen to the Cold River Radio Show when Dave and Clay talk about the top ten fishy moms, then we learn all about Magnet Fishing with Scuba Sonia~ Subscribe to her Youtube Channel Here.   NEWS LINKS…

Lazy Cody, A RIver Runs Through It and Jellyfish and Chips EP260

The Crappie Hippie Schools Lazy Cody from Texas about the problems with fishing with lead.  Tim Bete is back with his latest essay, this week we talk about the “River Runs Through it”  Doc Martin Brings us her newest parody.. RETE  Product Review…

3D Printing Coral Reefs, Baking Citrus Fish and FISH IN THE NEWS EP259

Amazing show this week! The Crappie Hippie is going to give you a very manic recipe for citrus fish, Doc Martin is with us to talk about 3D cora l and we will find out who knocked Dave Kellam off his throne!

Death on the Trinity River and Speak Up For Blue EP 258

Crappie Hippie is here with a “True Crime” Fishing Segment “Death on the Trinity River”  AND We get to spend time with Andrew Lewin, host of the Speak Up for the Ocean Blue Podcast!

Great White Sharks Return to Maine -Duck Poop Schedule and The Problem with Fishy Social Media

Ret Talbot, National Geographic Writer and a Data Nerd joins us to discuss great white shark attacks in Maine and what that means for conservation. We also grabbed him for an important discussion of duck poop! Then Time Bete our essayisst is with us to talk about Facebook Groups, and fake fishing! …

Pooped Fish Eggs Hatch - Rescue Carp and Worst Lures Ever

Do ducks poop out viable fish eggs? Would you rescue a carp? What are the worst fishing lures of all time? We tackle these fishy questions on this weeks #FNpodcast…

LuLu Miller Why Fish Don't Exist David Starr Jordan

LuLu Miller Author of Why Fish Don't Exist and founder of the Invisibilia Podcast joins us to discuss her new book!  David Starr Jordan was a taxonomist, a man possessed with bringing order to the natural world. In time, he would be credited with discovering nearly a  fifth  of the fish know…