Posted on May 3, 2020May 3, 2020 Blues in Barnegat Inlet It s that time of year when bluefish normally flood into rivers and bays along the New Jersey coast and Long Island s south shore, but there are lots of questions this spring after bluefish stocks have been declining for a few years. That was the case last May, after the previous year was a bust with just scattered small blues and very few jumbos.
Please go down through the boxes I couldn t eliminate to read their press release. Posted on May 2, 2020May 2, 2020 JCAA pleads for changes in regs for-hire fleet The Jersey Coast Anglers Association is seeking help in changing regulations that will prevent anglers from filling quotas while also getting the for-hire fleet back into action before those boats still left join the many which have been going out of business the last few years.
Posted on May 1, 2020 Better weather for weekend As this is being written, its pouring outside my window as the cold, windy spring continues, but at least that s better than the hail we had earlier today in Wall. They only released eight or nine stripers, but all were large bass up to about 40 inches.
Posted on April 30, 2020April 30, 2020 Good news for bluefin tuna anglers NOAA Fisheries has provided good news for boaters seeking school bluefin tuna this year. Starting May 2, those holding HMS Angling category permits will be able to retain two school bluefins of 27 to less than 47 inches plus one large school or small medium from 47 to less than 73 inches.
Posted on April 29, 2020 N. J. state parks open Saturday New Jersey governor Phil Murphy reversed his closure of state and county parks this afternoon. State parks will open Saturday morning, and he s leaving it up to county officials to make a decision on their parks.
Posted on April 28, 2020April 28, 2020 For-hire boats remain on hold Though there have been discussions about opening up the economy as the pandemic curve flattens, the owners of party and charter boats in N. Y. and N. J. remain confused about when or if they will be allowed to take customers this year. Charter boats have been operating in Florida, and Capt.