While many anglers are still awaiting the results of the striped bass management options submitted by New York’s Department of Conservation (DEC) to the Atlantic States Marine Fisheries Commission (ASMFC) and the resultant regulations for 2020, bluefish entered the management picture in a big way.
Some of the highlights included insane bluefin action around the Coimbra and an unprecedented swordfish bite at the canyons.
When choosing the appropriate fly, what characteristics are most important for drawing a strike?
Ice fishing can be a fun experience that just might change how you feel about winter.
A ‘Buyers Guide’ of metal lip styles and what they do when attached to a piece of wood.
Nosed out of the top spot in 2018 by a tiebreaker, Garrett Weir was determined to find his way back to the winner’s circle.
The much-anticipated results of satellite tag #2 begs the question – coincidence or pattern?
Bigger, faster, better, high-tech, inter-connected, user-friendly, ergonomic, multi-functional - the list goes on and on regarding why you might want to consider a new boat this season. There are some wickedly cool and interesting new boats to talk about for the upcoming model year, so just sit back and enjoy the ride as we begin our annual exploration with the 2020 version of the Fisherman’s Boat Buyer’s Guide.
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The tide had already turned and was running hard over and across my favored area where it had set up a feeding zone close to the rocks.
Pickled herring are a welcomed treat on the holiday tables of many Long Island, Metro New York anglers, while some take advantage of the herring run to freeze away bait for the coming season.