Carp are very sensitive fish, you have to be stealthy and cast lightly. If one senses danger it will send out pheremones to warn other carp. Fish morning or early evening in warm water. They eat whatever bugs are around ie damsel fies, scuds, shrimp, prince nymphs and also corn or bread. Get the latest issue of fly fisherman it has a big article about carp fishing. Have fun!