Area anglers seem to have a case of the pre-Thanksgiving blues. Or maybe they're hunting.
Fishing effort was down notably over the past week, even though speckled perch and bass are pretty good on some Central Florida lakes.
The Lakeland Bassmasters are holding a free seminar for bass fishermen on Tuesday at the Elks Club on Harden Boulevard.
Bass pros Bobby Lane of Lakeland and Bernie Schultz of Gainesville will be the guest speakers.