Grumpy's Tackle in Seaside Park reports small bass have been hitting small plugs and teasers in the surf at sundown. Stephen Sautner noted that his 11-year-old son had fun Saturday morning releasing some of the small bass that were chasing peanut bunkers in the Long Branch surf.
If you plan on making a blackfish trip this week tomorrow is the day to do it. The weather looks good for tomorrow but Thursday and Friday the forecast is for gale force winds so we will not we fishing.
Parker Pete 15 Lbs 28 Blackfish 13 December 2016 Parker Pete Today was a maintenance day for the crew of Parker Petes . We got done kinda early so we decided with the nice weather to go stick a few blackfish .
Following is a report from the Jersey Coat Anglers Association At the Mid-Atlantic Fishery Management Council (MAFMC) meeting yesterday in Baltimore, the Council voted to approve Special Management Zone (SMZ) status for our artificial reefs. This is a crucial step in the process to have all fishing pots removed from the 13 New Jersey reefs located in federal waters.