Episode 049: Derek Dsouza | Angler, Conservationist & Founder of Pelagic Tribe


Derek Dsouza is a seasoned angler, conservationist and the founder of Pelagic Tribe. He is the Indian representative of International Game Fishing Association, the Vice-President of All India Game Fishing Association, and a trustee of Mahseer Trust.

Listen to his journey from spending summers catching fish at his grandparents’ farm as a kid, to now competing in international angling competitions across the world. Expect to find him with tight lines at a pristine waterbody near you.

Pelagic Tribe is a tackle shop and brand that retails high-quality fishing equipment custom-designed for Indian fish, and offers bespoke angling excursions across India.

See the website
Follow them on Instagram
Like their page on Facebook
Watch their YouTube channel

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Also mentioned on the podcast
Alaska
All India Game Fishing Association
All India Overland
Alligator Gar
Amberjack
Andaman & Nicobar Islands
Aqua Design Amano
Arapaima
Arunachal Pradesh
Asian red-tail catfish
Australia
Bheemeshwari
Boleng
Bonefish
Bungsamran Park
Channa Barca
Ernest Hemingway
Galibore
Ganga Kayak Festival
Garo Hills
Giant Trevally
Giant Threadfin Salmon
Golden Mahseer
Hampala Barb
International Game Fishing Association
Itanagar
Jungle Lodges & Resorts
Kashmir
Meghalaya
Meghalaya Rivers
Mekong Catfish
Moken
Mongolia
New Zealand
Nemo
Owen Bosen
Pasighat
Project Tiger
Rongtheang
Salmon
Siamese Carp
Simang-Siang Angling Fest
Southern Mahseer
Sunil Damani
Taimen
Takashi Amano
Tarpon
The Great Marlin Race
Toman
Uttarakhand
Wildlife Association of South India (WASI)
Zorba Laloo

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Show cover jingle courtesy of Icons8
Music by Nordgroove from Fugue

Episode background tunes courtesy of YouTube Audio Library
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