The Canyon Runner isn t down there this winter, but they are chartering another boat for their customers as per the following release Canyon Runner Chartering Again for the 2021 Winter Bluefin Bite which is perennially the best Bluefin Fishing of the Year up and Down the Coast. Full day trips from Sun up to Sun down can see multiple giant tuna and on some days over a dozen mediums.
Posted on February 14, 2021 Fishable forecast for holiday Saltwaltwater anglers looking for even a possibility of decent fishing conditions may be able to get by on Washington s Birthday. The Ocean Explorer from Belmar got out Saturday for blackfish, but there was little life on bottom both inshore and offshore.
Posted on February 11, 2021 Bonito sheepshead records set in NY The NY DEC has granted new state records for bonito and sheepshead as noted in the following release DEC ANNOUNCES NEW STATE MARINE FISHING RECORDS FOR BONITO AND SHEEPSHEADFall 2020 Catches at Atlantic Beach Reef and Reynolds Channel Set New RecordsNew York State Department of Environmental Conservation (DEC) Commissioner Basil Seggos today announced new state records for Atlantic bonito (Sarda sarda) and sheepshead (Archosargus probatocephalus) in the marine and coastal district waters of New York. From the Atlantic Ocean to coastal bays and tidal rivers, New York s marine waters offer exceptional saltwater fishing opportunities and I m excited to congratulate Matthew Kessinger and James Torborg for setting these new State records for bonito and sheepshead, Commissioner Seggos said.
Posted on February 10, 2021 ASMFC to consider exceptions to circle hook requirement for striper fishing The Atlantic States Marine Fisheries Commission is looking into the possibility of making some practical exceptions to its requirement that circle hooks be used with natural baits for striper fishing in order to reduce angling mortality. That method is very popular in New England, and I ve never heard of a striper swallowing the long tube after hitting the worm on the hook.