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HOLIDAY WRAP

Posted By Jim Hutchinson, Jr.
Location: New Jersey & Delaware Bay
A gale greeted anglers on the fluke opener on Friday, though conditions and the bite improved greatly over the Memorial Day weekend. North Jersey reports editor JB Kasper said the Raritan did serve up some flatties, “even with the low water temps we are still seeing,” though he also ...

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SOLID ACTION ON MANY FRONTS

Posted By Fred Golofaro
Location: Long Island, Metro NY
Take your pick this week as fishing for all of our spring species took a positive step over the long holiday weekend. Bluefish are now solidly entrenched along the length of the South Shore and East End, including all of the inlets and bays. The first reports of bluefish action ...

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15-POUND DOORMAT ON EBB TIDE II

Posted By Fred Golofaro
Location: Long Island, Metro NY
Porgies have invaded Long Island Sound and very good fishing for scup continues in the Peconics. Montauk saw a nice shot of fluke along the south side, but the real news was the 15-pound doormat caught aboard the Ebb Tide II by Mr. Ra on Saturday. Bluefish action picked up ...

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COPIOUS CALAMARI

Posted By Toby Lapinski
Location: New England
From Buzzards Bay through Block Island Sound and even on into Long Island Sound, this week saw some very good action jigging for squid. From boat and by shore, anglers jigged up delectable calamari by the bucket full with some mega, arm-length tubes in the mix. Whether you take a ...

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GRAND SLAM ACTION!

Posted By Jim Hutchinson, Jr.
Location: New Jersey & Delaware Bay
JB Kasper said another wave of big stripers is moving into northern waters with some 50-pound plus fish boated in the ocean this past week. “Most boat captains believe now that the full moon is behind this week will be the start of the big bass fishing in the ocean,” ...

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PECONIC BAY STAYS HOT

Posted By Fred Golofaro
Location: Long Island, Metro NY
The spring porgy run in Peconic Bay showed no signs of letting up despite persistent east winds, rain and temperatures that at times fell to 20 degrees the norm for this time of year. An increasing number of weakfish in the bay helped spice up the action, along with a ...

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POPPIN’ PORGIES

Posted By Toby Lapinski
Location: New England
Long Island Sound, Peconic Bay and Buzzards Bay are producing some great porgy catches right now, and if anyone was targeting them in-between (in Rhody waters) they’d likely find comparable hot action as well! There are plenty of double-headers of 2- and 3-plus pounders coming over the rails that your ...

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SEA BASS OPENS 5/15

Posted By Jim Hutchinson, Jr.
Location: New Jersey & Delaware Bay
While many party boats running along the Central and North Jersey coast are reporting some of the very best ling fishing in recent memory, the start of the black sea bass fishery on Wednesday, May 15 will undoubtedly switch focus in whatever port you turn. On the striper front, ...

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FLUKE AND PORGIES OFF TO FAST START

Posted By Fred Golofaro
Location: Long Island, Metro NY
Porgy season opened with a bang in Peconic Bay and the opening of fluke season on Saturday saw many good catches made along the South Shore and on the East End with a good showing of keepers and some quality fish in the mix. Bluefish showed in good numbers in ...

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RAIN CAN’T DRENCH EFFORT

Posted By Jim Hutchinson, Jr.
Location: New Jersey & Delaware Bay
Overall it was another good week of striped bass fishing along the northern coast. According to North Jersey field editor JB Kasper, boaters were trolling, chunking and livelining their way to bass in the 30-pound and up range, while bluefish also made their presence felt along the lower side ...

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