Tides are the rise and the fall of the levels of the sea. This is caused by gravitational forces of the Sun and Moon plus the Earth’s rotation.
Some shorelines would experience two high and two low tides each day or semi diurnal tide. Others would experience one high and one low tide or diurnal tide in a day. Meanwhile, in some cases, there are shorelines that experience two uneven tides in a day.
In saltwater fishing, the tides play an essential role. It affects how do fishes feed, where and when is the best place to fish, and where do fishes hang out or group.
In this article, we will understand more about the tides and when is the best time to fish. This is an essential skill to learn to make your fishing experience worthwhile.