A 33 reduction which is going to result in a shorter season, smaller bag limit, larger size limit, or a combination thereof. The other options that allow for more fishing time reduce the bag limit to 10 fish which is a no win situation because once you give them up, you don't get them back.
Fornabio sent along the following report The coldest weather of the year has driven water temps down a bit in the last couple of days but the weather looks good for the temps to rebound and the fish to spread out within the lagoon. Fishing has been good when you can deal with the winds and weather conditions.
Dry bottom everywhere,,and cold,,wow,something else. anyway I do not like all the southwest wind along with snow and rain this weekend,its gonna be rough and not a good weekend to fish so we are canceled this weekend. I will let you know here the next nice day to fish.
Both myself and Captain Tom of Fishin' Fever Sport Fishing are really looking forward to a great event tomorrow at Island Marine Center as we kick off our 2015 South Jersey Fishing Seminar circuit. It's going to be a great way to spend a cold, dreary Saturday in February!
Party boats from New York and New Jersey fished every day and night throughout the winter in those days while anglers filled bags with the abundant whiting and ling in the Mud Hole. It was the Soviet Union fishing fleet with 32 ships preparing to continue their devastation of our fisheries at a time when international law only allowed countries exclusive fishing rights within 12 miles.