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May 20, 2024 - 07:22:40

Mike at Bernie's Bait and Tackle reported fluke, porgies, blues and bass are all steady at Canarsie Pier. Fluke are taking spearing over Gulp on their “custom series rig in chartreuse.” Bass and blues are grabbing bunker chunks fished along the bottom. Porgies are all over sandworms and clam.

May 13, 2024 - 09:23:12

Mike at Bernie's Bait and Tackle reported it’s been stripers spread out through the Jamaica Bay. Bunker chunks, clams and sandworms have been outproducing the lures as of recently Bluefish up to 18 pounds at Great Kills. The Marine Parkway Bridge had them up to 10 pounds with a few 6 to 8-pounders in the mix. Canarsie Pier saw a pick of fluke on bucktails bounced along the bottom.