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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.


TAG #2 IS FOUND!

The second tag is in with full results to be revealed in late December, get the details on how you can fund more tags today!
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WHITE PERCH A GOOD WINTER OPTION

The South Shore’s tidal rivers and creeks provide ultra-light action for scrappy white perch from November throughout the winter and early spring.
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THE 3R’S OF STRIPED BASS

Join The Fisherman in promoting responsible angling for, and handling of, Atlantic striped bass.
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CANYON BOUND: LIBERTY’S MESSAGE IN A BOTTLE

The first satellite tag results of 2019 are in with tales from the edge!
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MAKE FISHING FUN AGAIN:LESSONS FROM A 10 YEAR OLD

A 10-year's old advice in The Fisherman for getting more kids into fishing earns a national award for angling awareness, netting the young author accolades, cash and a custom St. Croix Rod.
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CHANGING REGULATIONS: TALKING CIRCLES

With the ASMFC considering mandatory use of circle hooks when bait fishing for striped bass in 2020, two of our editors relay their circle hook findings and how to make them work for you.
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ANGLER PROFILE: AL RISTORI

Capt. Al Ristori just turned 83. The legendary writer, fisheries activist and seasoned angler still fishes every single day with the excitement of a little boy.
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SMOKE ‘EM IF YOU GOT ‘EM

With the spring bluefish bite developing up and down the coast, save a few fish for the smoker and treat yourself to a culinary delight.
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STRIPED BASS DO SI DO

The Massachusetts DMF dances around setting any real conservation measures for striped bass with new regulations.
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THE 2019 NORTHEAST STRIPED BASS STUDY

Five years after removing striped bass from the Dream Boat Fishing Challenge, The Fisherman Magazine partners up with Gray FishTag Research and Navionics in a ground-breaking research program to better understand the species.
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FISHING LICENSE & REGISTRATION, PLEASE

Whether you fish in fresh or saltwater, a recreational fishing license or registration is required. Here is a quick guide to lessen the confusion if you fish in more than one state.
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PLAYING THE SLOTS

With reductions in striped bass harvest on the horizon, one option being thrown around is a slot limit; but how would that work and what might be implemented?
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