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May 20, 2024 - 07:22:41

Up on the western North Shore, Blaise from Duffy’s Bait & Tackle in Glenwood Landing reported bass are still inside the Harbor. One customer bucktailed up a keeper fluke from Prybil Beach. Oyster Bay is seeing a good run of porgies from the shore on the inside. Crescent Beach is starting to see porgies on unsalted clams as well as sand and bloodworms.

May 20, 2024 - 07:22:40

Blaise from Duffy’s Bait and Tackle in Glenwood Landing reports plenty of striped bass inside the harbor hitting poppers and Bass Assassins. There are plenty of bass also being taken out in the Sound on bunker chunks especially from the beaches. Fluke fishing has been decent over by Matinecock Point spitting up mantis shrimp and sand eels. Porgies have begun their spring ritual at Buoy 28C and 11B on clams and worms. The fish are also inside the harbor particularly from Crescent Beach. The shop is now open every day at 8 a.m. to 5:30 p.m.

May 13, 2024 - 09:23:12

Blaise from Duffy’s Bait and Tackle in Glenwood Landing reports still plenty of bass inside Hempstead Harbor and out in the Sound. Trolling and jigging catch the bass. Blaise did know of some porgies being taken at Crescent Beach on clams and worms and some fluke had been taken off of Matinecock Point. Bucktails and Berkeley gulp are the culprits. The first bluefish report of the season came from Jim Santis with a bluefish of approximately 7 pounds. Blaise did hear of a few flounder being caught inside Oyster Bay.