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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.


COMBATING COLD HANDS IN THE WINTER

A look at how a group of hardcore anglers combat cold hands while fishing right on through the winter.
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DECEMBER SURF: QUANTITY OVER QUALITY

While quality fish may be harder to come by in the Jersey and Delaware surf this time of year, it’s hard to turn your back on the quantity available when you're willing to scale down along the striper coast.
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PROFILES IN THE SURF: MARTY MCMILLAN

Marty’s hard fishing surf career took him the through some of the best years that the Striper Coast had to offer.
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FALL TOG TACTICS: AIM SMALL, MISS SMALL

Small pieces of structure that draw little attention can reap big rewards in the ‘tog game.
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THE 100-POUND STRIPED BASS

Striped bass in excess of 100 pounds have been documented in the past, but do they currently exist today?
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FULL MOONS IN THE SURF

Passing up those moonlit nights on the beach could turn out be the biggest surf fishing mistake you will ever make.
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PINPOINTING BLACKFISH

More than most other inshore species, when targeting blackfish it is the little things that can make a big difference in your success rate.
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ALPHABET SOUP: TOP 25 FISHY ACRONYMS

From ABC to YOY, fisheries management acronyms often baffle and bewilder; but with anglers pledging to attend upcoming fall and winter meetings, this quick primer might help bring things into clearer focus.
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LOOKING FOR A MULLET RUN

It's often short, but always sweet, that immediate blast of action that comes as finger mullet pour out of the bays and estuaries on their southern migration, with bass, blues and weakfish on their tails.
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SURF: DOES COLOR REALLY MATTER

Whether or not lure color makes a difference is always a controversial subject, especially when the conversation revolves around plugs and surf fishing for stripers.
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LATE SUMMER SPOTLIGHT – SPANISH MACKEREL

Spanish mackerel turn up nearly every August and September along the midrange lumps and ridges off the New Jersey and Delaware Coast, but jetty jocks should also prepare for a pelagic encounter off those inlet rocks.
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ICAST 2017 STAND-OUTS

In a show with hundreds of thousands of fishing products on display, a handful really stood out.
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