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  • 2017-01-27 Ristori Bay Head

    Despite the relatively short notice of a weekday morning rally at a time of year when many anglers (including me) are on vacation in warmer climes, Paul Haertel of the JCAA counted about 300 on hand to hear DEP Commissioner Bob Martin detail the potential economic disaster that a 19-inch fluke minimum and short season would ensure for Shore party and charter boats plus tackle shops. Martin assured the crowd that the DEP is doing everything possible to retain status quo regulations pending a new baseline stock assessment that many experts feel will show the summer flounder population is in much better shape than outdated estimates suggest.

  • 2017-01-26 Ocean Explorer Belmar

    The bottom was still stirred up because the life was not good at all. We shall see,see ya tomorrow.
  • 2017-01-26 Ristori Bay Head

    Fluke won't be coming inshore along the N. J. Shore for several months, but the effort to to save that season is winding into high gear during the 10 a. m. Friday public press conference by DEP Commissioner Bob Martin at Fisherman's Supply, 69 Channel Drive, Point Pleasant Beach. Yet, they will not be able to maintain that stand unless the ASMFC accepts status quo as an option when they meet next month in Kitty Hawk, N. C. Martin wrote a letter to the Atlantic States Marine Fisheries Commissioner this week in which he noted that the proposed regulations amount to a a defacto moratorium on summer flounder for the recreational fishing industry in New Jersey He further states that it threatens to jeopardize businesses such as bait and tackle shops and party and charter boats that cater to recreational anglers.

  • 2017-01-25 Ristori Bay Head

    DEP Commissioner Bob Martin will hold a press conference rally in favor of status quo for fluke on Friday at 10 a. m. at Fisherman's Supply, 69 Channel Drive, Point Pleasant Beach. Joe Melillo even lost his phone service at Castaways Tackle in Point Pleasant, but remains open during the winter.
  • 2017-01-24 Ristori Bay Head

    Resolution AR-206 by Republican Conference Leader David Rible of Wall urges NOAA to set aside new summer flounder catch limits until a new baseline stock assessment can be completed. That resolution was passed unanimously!
  • 2017-01-24 Mar Jean Brooklyn

    Just a couple of Ling and Cod around, besides some ocean pout and dogfish.

  • 2017-01-23 Ristori Bay Head

    With 60 mph northeast winds lashing the Shore, there's no local fishing news today, but Capt. Pete Grimbilas of the NJOA had some hopeful news about the fluke problem as DEP Commissioner Bob Martin has scheduled a rally for Friday at 10 a. m. in the parking lot of Fisherman's Supply in Point Pleasant Beach. Ric Gross, one of the regulars at Castaways Tackle in Point Pleasant, fished out of Clearwater, Florida with his son on Two C's II during fine weather Wednesday that permitted a 13-mile run offshore to catch lots of hogfish up 7 pounds along with grunts, sea bass, porgies and puffers.
  • 2017-01-22 Ocean Explorer Belmar

    1-22-17 Nice ocean conditions today,damp and dreary but the ocean stayed nice throughout the day.  Fishing was very picky again,,,small bites,,quite a few,shorts coming up,,had the odd ling,,,,sea bass,,and believe it or not we caught a fluke today,,go figure...had a half dozen keeper blackfish mixed in. Nothing big to speak of.,Roger won the pool and had two keepers to round off his day.

  • 2017-01-22 Captain Cal Belmar

    Lots of nice keepers for the guys!The boats lit up by 5-5 30AM !

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