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Zambia
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Nembwe Serranochromis robustus Original Painting Craig Bertram Smith http://www.craigbertramsmith.co.za
Fishing is available in Zambia throughout the year. The best time of the year is, April to November. Every year in February/March a national fishing competition is held at Kasaba Bay, in the Nsumbu National Park, on the southern portion of Lake Tanganyika. This event is attended by anglers from all over the world and both local and foreign teams are welcome to join in. The nile perch and tiger fish are the main catch.

The Zambezi River, is the southern part of Zambia, of the country offers what is considered to be the best tiger fishing grounds in Africa. Other good spots in the country are Lake Kariba and Samfya.

John Wilson's Fishing Safari - Zambia (DVD)

June 2004 - You're invited on a journey with one of the UK's best known and loved anglers as he ventures into deepest Africa...
ISBN: B000260OLW
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Fishing in Zambia

http://www.zambiatourism.com/travel/greatvac/fishing.htm
Most rivers and lakes in Zambia carry good stocks of fish, giving very reasonable sport. But the angler must be prepared to travel long distances over rough roads, carrying his own camp equipment and finally making his camp beside the river he intends to fish...

Lake Bangweulu

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The lake is exploited more as a fish source than for its tourist potential. This is unfortunate, as its beauty is breathtaking. There are rumours of developing a tourist resort and having a luxury cruise boat for hire. But for the moment this is a an interesting stopover for the intrepid vehicle traveller or backpacker. The main catches in the Lake are Cychlids (bream, tigerfish, yellow belly) and catfish...

Lake Kariba

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Sport fishing is good and the major lodges, Lake Kariba Inns and Lake Safari lodge offer boats and tackle. Further down the lake shore at Sinazongwe, the annual Tiger Fishing Competition attracts anglers from all over the subcontinent and is held in May...

Lake Mweru

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This truly beautiful lake is located on the far north-west border of Zambia and is shared more or less equally with Zaire/DRC. The Luapula River flows in from the south having formed the official border between northern Zambia and Zaire. It also drains out from the lake in the north. The Kalungwishi river flows in from the east. Both river mouths form important deltas that serve as fish breeding grounds...

Lake Tanganyika

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The clear waters host more than 350 different species of fish and is well known for aquarium fish exports and excellent angling....

Zambia Sport Fishing Association

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Welcome to our Web-Site. Our website is continuously under construction so please keeping visiting us and keep up to date with the latest news, tips, events, competitions and results from Zambia...

Fishing Lodge Safari On The Zambezi

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Gavin & Penny invite you to experience Africa untamed - their two unique Safari Lodges lie on the last uninhabited stretch of the magnificent Zambezi River in Western Zambia...

Kasaka River Lodge

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KASAKA RIVER LODGE offers a natural and authentic bush experience in a pristine wilderness area. Located on the banks of the Zambezi River, Kasaka combines excellent land and river activities and is simply the best value for money in the unspoilt Lower Zambezi Valley...

Mutemwa Lodge - Barotseland Zambia Fishing

The renown Zambezi Tiger Fish is common to these waters, as are a variety of bream, African Pike, Upper-Zambezi Yellowfish and Catfish. Mutemwa has expert fishing guides who are available to rig, fix, tie flies and give advice. In the spirit of conservation, the fish our guests catch are tagged and returned to the river...

Sioma Camp

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The greatest attraction for anglers remain undoubtedly the tiger fish. Sioma Camp is a new camp and the number of anglers so far has been low...

Sioma Falls Lodge - Upper Zambezi River

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Fishing excursions are in dugout canoes with experienced paddlers taking you to the best spots, they know these waters well due to the fact that they grew up fishing in the area...

Integrated Management of Zambezi - Chobe River System

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The shared Zambezi/Chobe River fisheries resources managed sustainably, and Project Purpose: Alternative community fishery management practices piloted and tested contributing to a fully integrated management system for fisheries that provides optimal benefits to all stakeholders...

Africa Away - Fly Fishing in Zambia

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By his very nature, the fly fisherman is an adventurer. And where better to experience adventure than in the magical continent of Africa, with its opportunities for game viewing and cultural experiences, natural wonders such as Victoria Falls (Niagara: eat your heart out!) and some of the most exciting fly fishing in the world...

Afrizim

http://www.afrizim.com/Fishing_Safaris/default.asp
Locations in areas such as the Upper and Lower Zambezi valley, Chobe and Okavango rivers and of course Lake Kariba...

Farside Africa - River fishing in Zambia

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7 nights, River fishing on the Zambezi: Livingstone and Lower Zambezi. The Lower Zambezi is renowned for its excellent fishing, offering some of the most spectacular fresh water sport fishing in the world...

Fishing in Zambia - North Wales Fly Fishing School

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The lodge is best known for its superb tiger fishing, with tiger fish rated as the toughest fighters pound for pound of any species hence why they are highly regarded our fishing licence covers all guests...

Jungle Junction

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As the floodwaters of the Zambezi start to recede around July, large Tigerfish can be caught in and around the rapids. September through to December are the months with the lowest water levels. During these months there are many rock outcrops in the middle of the river offering the fly fishermen great opportunities to catch Nembwe in the clear waters....

2009 [September] - Allan Larson

http://www.anglingreport.com/report_details.cfm?state=&country=Zambia&fisharea=&btrpdat=&ardate=&whoconc=&annisuc=&arhow=&recoque=&aritem=&subname=
Fishing done in conjunction with photo safari - a long trip like this is continuous highlights...

Fishing in Barotseland - Essential Travel Info

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Fishing in Zambia

http://www.zambiatourism.com/travel/greatvac/fishing.htm
Most rivers and lakes in Zambia carry good stocks of fish, giving very reasonable sport. But the angler must be prepared to travel long distances over rough roads, carrying his own camp equipment and finally making his camp beside the river he intends to fish...