Trench foot is more prominent on those who spend a lot of time in the water without proper
protection. Waders are the best protection from this threat and flood cleanup crews especially need waders for protection.
Some fish are easily taken from the shore and waders are mot required. But some fish
are best caught when the fisherman is chest deep in the
water. This is wade fishing and waders are essential for keeping warm during colder months,
because they keep the cold water off the skin, which otherwise could
cause hypothermia or other problems. Fly fishermen use waders because they stay in cold, water for hours on
end, and they need the proper protection from the cold as well as the