Easily the best source of protein in a survival situation, fish are there for the taking. If the waters haven’t been poisoned beyond recognition you are going to have access to an incredible amount of protein via fishing
. Now fishing is about a lot of things. It’s not as easy as buying any line and tossing any hook with any bait. You have to know your quarry to be most effective. Still, basic survival fishing knowledge will go a long way.
This article focuses on just that. You should have basic fishing tackle and basic fishing knowledge. These skills will be vital. The other huge benefit of fishing is that you can leave a fishing rig or trap and work on other projects. Upon your return you may find that you have a dinner on the end of the line.