Weather still been tough, when its nice and we get out still picking at Cod and Ling mostly and some trips a few Pollock. Lots of short Cod on some trips Recent catches Hans Falkinhagen Freehold, NJ 3 Cod to 14 lbs and 5 Ling Eric Swanson Wayne NJ 10 Ling and 4 Cod to 10 pounds 12 Hour Wreck trips ---5am till 5 pm every Weds, Sat and Sun and Good Friday April 3 Capt Ryan
We will be watching the weather forecasts and attempting to fish any weather windows that open for cod, and then on April 1 we will begin targeting tog. 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.
We were allotted a paltry 2. 3 million pound quota last year, and whoever concocts the numbers as to what we caught somehow construed that the New England states(with bag limits ranging from only 3 fish per man to 8 fish per man) caught 1. 9 million pounds. while the rest of the mid Atlantic caught 1. 4 million pounds! 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.
Seminar Season is over for us and the crew has begun what we consider the beginning of our 2015 Season - B I with a good start as Capt. Deane Lambros just boated an 85 Giant I B - and better than that we had a Military Vet out with us!But before we get into the fishing and hopefully filling this page with a bunch of great shots of giants on the deck - I want to thanks each and every one who attended, spoke and worked our 2015 Seminars. First and foremost the attendees - between AC and NY we saw 850 offshore fisherman and enjoyed spending time with each and everyone of you. B B U I SIZE 4 Now Time to Go Fishing SIZE I U B Pictured below is the sun setting on the Winter yard season for us as the 60 Ritchie Howell is soon on it's way home - Spring is around the corner and so too 250 days of fishing - we hope!As mentioned above, today, Sunday - Capt. Deane Lambros started day 1 of hopefully 250 days with a giant on the deck.