Posted on January 24, 2021 Abu Garcia seeks info on favorite fishing areas The following press release may be of interest to anglers Abu Garcia is celebrating a century of innovation and epic fishing in 2021 by asking fans around the country to weigh in on the Top-100 fisheries in the United States. The detailed results will be available online for avid anglers to explore their next fishing destination as they look ahead to the next century of fishing with Abu Garcia.
Speaking of episodes, Nick Honachefsky has a new one on his Saltwater Underground series on the Sportsman Channel at 10 10 a. m. Friday. They sail at 6 30 on Tuesdays, Thursdays, Saturdays and Sundays for 90 with a limit of 25 On Mondays, Wednesdays and Fridays the trip starts at 6 for a fee of 120 that includes whitelegger crabs and is limited to 15.
Just a couple of days ago, Ken Markow of the Surf Kings reported from Key Largo that the snook had turned off and he had to seek out peacock bass inland. There was lots of small fish life on bottom, but only a few keeper blackfish.
Posted on January 19, 2021 Pending IGFA 16-lb test tautog record in South Jersey Lacy Marine in Forked River weighed a blackfish of 18. 2 pounds for Bruce Stout Jr. which is being submitted to the IGFA for consideration as a world record in the 16-pound line class division.
Posted on January 18, 2021 Little Egg Inlet Reef enriched With fundraising from the Beach Haven Charter Association and their Junior Mates program, the Little Egg Inlet Artificial Reef received its first replenishment in 16 years last week. Jim Hutchinson Sr. sent the following report Two years after beginning efforts to replenish the Little Egg Reef off Beach Haven, the captains and mates of the Beach Haven Charter Fishing Association saw their efforts pay off on Thursday, January 14.
It just doesn t seem to be right to wear long pants in Florida. Bob Correll of Bay Head doesn t have to worry about that problem while casting from a beach near his Hutchinson Island home as large quantities of small bait have been drawing Spanish mackerel, jack crevalle, and now also bluefish right to the beach for hot action.
Posted on January 15, 2021 Blackfish still a weekend possibility Though small craft warnings went up at 1 p. m. through Saturday afternoon for east gusts to 25 knots, ocean conditions should improve with a shift back to west winds, The morning forecast is for southwest winds at 10-15 knots before increasing to 15-20 in the afternoon with gusts to 30. On Sunday the winds go west at 20-25 knots with gusts to 30 that should flatten the surf for anyone still seeking stripers along the Jersey Shore.
Posted on January 14, 2021 Jamaica catching jumbo porgies Though the sea bass season is closed, the Jamaica from Brielle is concentrating on far offshore wrecks that hold great quantities of large porgies during weekend trips. Last weekend s trip also produced a few ling and a surprising large bonito as catches ranged up to 30 fish.