In June, U.S. Secretary of Interior Ryan Zinke did a four-day trip across the Northeast while announcing $1.1 billion in annual funding for state wildlife agencies from revenues generated by the Pittman-Robertson Wildlife Restoration and Dingell-Johnson Sport Fish Restoration acts.
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Everything you need to know to catch false albacore and green bonito on metals this season.
Repowering provides the comfort that having new engines provides, but it is also an opportunity to take advantage of the latest outboard technology.
If you’re looking for an alternative to trolling for bigeyes at night, drifting can be a very productive and sometimes safer alternative on crowded offshore grounds.
With its mild taste, wide ranging abundance and an insatiable appetite, the sea robin is quietly gaining in popularity.
Light tackle can be equally as effective in the deep and turbulent waters of the Striper Coast as it is in the more placid waters of our bays and sounds.
Young of the year bunker make their run towards the coast this month, and trophy fluke (and you) should be there.
Giving thought to where fluke feed might just give you pause to how you approach your next drop.
A New Jersey native and national tournament pro gives insight to upping your local crappie score in numbers and size.
Veteran angler/author grabs a spot along the rail for a “golden” opportunity for scoring the best tasting fish offshore.
There is still plenty of time to make a run at the top of the standings by focusing your efforts on several key species.
In This Issue:
- Speed Demons: Tossing Tins for Albies and Bones
- Boat Sense: What You Should Know About Repowering
- The Offshore Edge: Drifting for Bigeye Tuna
- Sea Robins: Trash Fish No More!
- Light Tackling Big Water Stripers
- Final Hour Flukin’: Peanut Bunker & Doormats
- Sand Crabs: Summer Surf Sweets for Stripers
- Competitive Crappies: Flat Line, Long Line, Tomato, Tomahto
- Deep Drop Bottom Fishing
- Dream Boat Update
More In This Issue
Raritan Bay holds plenty of hot spots for the August run of doormats, but one that falls a little under the radar is the Chapel Hill Channel.
The opening day of New Jersey’s 2017 fluke season arrived on a Thursday; that’s a deadline day at The Fisherman, which meant I couldn’t stray far from the laptop.
The ALC Mag Surf Reel by Okuma delivers exceptional distance in a reel an angler can easily cast for extended periods of time in the surf and it’s delivered at an affordable price.
Lemon and fish go together like peanut butter and jelly, and with plenty of stripers coursing through our waters now, what better combination than striped bass francese to satiate the pallet.
Kayaks are wonderful craft for fishing but small items like knives, hooks and lures can be easily lost. Neodymium or “rare earth” magnets are an effective and inexpensive solution for this problem.