Host, Don Meissner, hunts for monster catfish near Chaumont Bay, New York, with army veteran, Thomas Davis and catfish New York State record holder, Captain Eric Scordo. The group tangles with some powerful catfish on a cool spring day.
Soldiers share their experiences in the Army while fishing is introduced as a natural way to relieve stress and features one of the most popular outdoor activities. Fishing Behind the Lines invokes the soldiers story, their lives serving in the United States Military and its effect on their families, and their overall life experiences. Each episode highlights a day of fishing in one of the great lakes, regional streams or rivers. The series, Hosted by Don Meissner, with active duty or retired Soldiers as special guests will do much to link the military and civilian communities and foster national pride.