Posted on April 10, 2020 More events pushed back All sorts of events have been pushed back, due to the pandemic, in hopes that they can be conducted later in the year. While talking with Tom Fote of the JCAA today, he noted that the Governor s Surf Fishing Tournament has been pushed back from May to Oct. 25.
Posted on April 9, 2020April 9, 2020 N. J. Wildlife Management Areas are open When Gov. Murphy closed N. J. state and county parks a couple of days ago, there was no specific mention of the Wildlife Management Areas though it didn t look good for them.
Posted on April 6, 2020 Keyport waterfront closed After all the traffic noted in yesterday s blog, the police closed the Keyport, N. J. waterfront which attracted crowds during a nice day. There s another nice day coming up as the morning marine forecast is for 5-10 knot southwest winds and 2-3-foot seas.
Posted on April 5, 2020April 5, 2020 Anglers explode onto Raritan Bay Pandemic concerns seem to be cast aside today as anglers frustrated with quarantines took advantage of a calm day to seek out striped bass in Raritan Bay. As a result, he said the arriving boats had to use the Keyport Marina ramp.
Posted on April 4, 2020April 4, 2020 HRFA Striper Derby still on The Hudson River Fisherman s Association Catch, Tag and Release Derby is still on as scheduled from April 17 to May 15. That all-release contest is limited to the Hudson River and associated waterways but excludes Raritan Bay and ocean waters.