Following is a press release from last week with some good news for anglers Bipartisan Group of Senators Introduce thes Modern Fish Act Recreational Fishermen Laud Wicker, Nelson and Colleagues Washington, D. C. - July 10, 2017 - Today, the recreational fishing and boating community praised the Senate introduction of the Modern Fish Act by Senators Roger Wicker (R-Miss. )The Modernizing Recreational Fisheries Management Act of 2017 (Modern Fish Act) would improve public access to America's federal waters, promote conservation of our natural marine resources and spur economic growth.
Made a short move and found lights out action for the remainder of the day. Jigs and rigs both caught equally well with the guys landing around 100+ blackfish to 8#, releasing all fish safely for another day.
Sailing daily for blues and stripers from 7 30 a. m. 2 30 p. m. and every afternoon for fluke and sea bass from 4 30 p. m. 8 30 p. m. Join us as we bottom fish and mammal watch and then catch the most stunning sunset that will take your breath away. With Miss Belmar s 3 engines and a total of 2,100 horsepower, she is the first boat to the fishing grounds every day and we guarantee it.
7-18-17 Summer,flat calm and beautiful out there again today,we caught some fish again today,nice drift all day and we picked away. Austin won the pool today,it was a nice fish that earned him almost 400 bucks.
Doc took the early lead in the daily pool on the first drift with a beauty at 7lbs 6 ounces and a second fish at 4 pounds. Dan, first time fisherman with me, landed his 3 and some nice Sea Bass, Capt. Ron Sr. had three nice keepers and sea bass, Dave B had a couple keepers up to 4 pounds and Sea Bass for dinner.
There was action all day long with some real nice jumbo sea bass along with a few keeper fluke. Sailing daily for blues and stripers from 7 30 a. m. 2 30 p. m. and every afternoon for fluke and sea bass from 4 30 p. m. 8 30 p. m. Join us as we bottom fish and mammal watch and then catch the most stunning sunset on the ride home.
Jul 18 2017 7 18 FISHING REPORT NEXT OPEN BOAT TRIPS WEDNESDAY 7 19- FLUKE 7 30am to 2 30pm 5pm to 9pm THURSDAY 7 20- PORGIES SEA BASS 7 30am to 2 30pm SATURDAY 7 22- FLUKE 7 30am to 2 30pm 4pm to 8 30pm SUNDAY 7 23- FLUKE 7 30am to 2 30pm PORGIES SEA BASS 4pm to 8 30pm 7 18 FISHING REPORT- Over the weekend we had excellent porgy fishing on both morning afternoon trips and everyone went home with fish. We saw an improvement in action and had some nice keepers with some keeper sea bass mixed in.
Atlantic Highlands fluke fishing July 18 18 July 2017 Capt. Tom Made both morning and afternoon trips again today. On the afternoon trip we have a nice drift but only picked at the shorts with only a few keepers.
I didn't even have the first ray release at Castaways Tackle in Point Pleasant, as Randy, another regular there, had hooked up south of me after seeing rays chasing bait on the surface. Today's trip was good for sea bass, ling and some fluke.