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Fishing tips, techniques, hot spots, how-to, where-to, when-to – it's all right here in The Fisherman's feature articles. Read along as our expert staff details when, where and how to fill the cooler with tasty fillets or deck your favorite gamefish. We'll cover inshore, offshore and freshwater fishing with insightful pieces designed to put you in the right place at the right time using baits and lures that fish can't resist. From gangbusters like striped bass, bluefish, false albacore, mahi and tuna, to dinner staples including fluke, sea bass, blackfish, codfish and scup, you'll find a treasure trove of information in each and every article.


RIVER MONSTERS

New Jersey has its own version of the popular television program. Don’t be alarmed to find out what swims and swarms in our dark waters at night.
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EARLY SEASON BLUEFIN

Predicting the movements of migrating bluefin is a guessing game. Here's how to get it right for when the time comes to push offshore.
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SUMMER CROWD PLEASERS

Look to the bottom to find fast action and summer fun with Rhode Island scup and fluke.
 
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PARTY BOAT COWS - GUNNING FOR A TROPHY STRIPER

Looking for a trophy cow but don’t have your own boat? Montauk’s open and charter boats provide an excellent opportunity to accomplish your goal during June and July.
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WRECK WARRIORS

Offshore wrecks offer a shot at huge cod, baseball-bat-sized ling and racing pollock. Here's the skinny on digging deep.
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LONG ISLAND BASSIN' - SMALL POND LARGEMOUHTS

Many of Long Island’s small lakes and ponds offer surprisingly good bassing opportunities close to home.
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DOES LURE COLOR REALLY MATTER?

When surfcasting for stripers and blues, choosing the perfect shade of lure can make a huge difference in your success.
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PELAGIC PANDEMIC - BLUEFIN FEVER!!!!

With all this tuna talk over the past few seasons, it’s time to jump in with both boots!
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RYE, PLAYLAND - ROCK HOPPING AND ROLLER COASTERS

Explore the rocky shorelines of this western stretch of  Long Island Sound and you may discover new hot spots close to home.
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BUCKTAILING WITH THE EXPERTS, PART II

For stripers, blues, summer flounder, weakfish, seatrout and many other gamefish, bucktails can be the key to success. This Part II installment covers New England and Chesapeake Bay.
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LONG ISLAND LARGEMOUTHS - JIG UP A LUNKER

Long Island’s lakes and ponds boast a healthy population of black bass that have a hard time refusing well-presented jigs.
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BUCKTAILING WITH THE EXPERTS

For stripers, blues, fluke, weakfish, seatrout and many other gamefish, bucktails can be the key to success.
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