Most of you are aware of my concern over our children having the opportunity to fish and learn how to fish. In my early years, many more children had that opportunity than we see today.

It was simple fishing from a crabbing dock or fishing pier that started my life long enjoyment of just wetting a line. Unfortunately, too few children have that opportunity today.

Capt. Joe Kent is a columnist for The Daily News. Report your catch to reel.report@galvnews.com or call 409-683-5273.

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