Posted on February 27, 2020 Strong west winds setting up nice weekend West winds have been howling this afternoon, and a gale warning is up for 40 knot gusts. but also collected the big seasonal pool he s been leading for a long time.
The A. C. show is mostly about boats, but there are some fishing booths plus seminars. Posted on February 26, 2020 Shows open The Atlantic City Boat Show opened at Convention Hall today and runs through Sunday, while the World Fishing Outdoor Expo starts tomorrow in Rockland Community College, Suffern N. Y and also runs through Sunday.
Posted on February 25, 2020 United We Fish rally in D. C. was 10 years ago It s hard to believe now, but the United We Fish rally attended by busloads of east coast anglers plus some who flew into Washington D. C from other areas occurred 10 years ago. Water temperatures have stayed in the high 60s as we have had a pretty mild winter.
Posted on February 24, 2020 Anglers took a hit on fluke quotas and it could get worse Public Scoping Hearings on summer flounder, scup and black sea bass are being held from 6-8 p. m. today in the Belmar Municipal Court at 601 Main St., and tomorrow at the Galloway Township Library in Manahawkin. While that appears to be mainly about shifting some commercial quota from N. J. to N. Y., the possibility of cutting into recreational quota always exists.
Posted on February 22, 2020 Two more nice fishing days coming up Today was a pretty good one for late February, and nice fishing weather continues tomorrow. The marine forecast is for only southwest winds at 10-15 knots with 2-to-3-foot seas.
Posted on February 21, 2020 Ty Man finished up with over 1500 stripers Chuck Manny couldn t hook a trophy striper from his Ty Man out of Cape Charles this week, but he did release schoolies two at a time. That brought Ty Man up to over 1500 striper releases from last March to this February between N. J. and Virginia.
Posted on February 20, 2020 Ten-year rebuilding supported at bluefish scoping hearing Paul Haertel of the JCAA was at this week s bluefish scoping hearing, and said the one thing everyone seemed to agree on was there should be a 10-year rebuilding period in order to avoid even more restrictive regulations than we re now facing. E-mail to mseeley asmfc.
Posted on February 19, 2020 Looks like a perfect fishing day tomorrow Small craft warnings are going down at 6 p. m. leading to what appears to be a perfect mid-winter forecast tomorrow. That area runs from Little Egg Harbor south.