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August, 2017

LIGHT TACKLING BIG WATER STRIPERS By Fred Golofaro
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.

SEA ROBINS: TRASH FISH NO MORE! By Toby Lapinski
With its mild taste, wide ranging abundance and an insatiable appetite, the sea robin is quietly gaining in popularity.

THE OFFSHORE EDGE: DRIFTING FOR BIGEYE TUNA By Capt. Freddy Gamboa
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.

BOAT SENSE: WHAT YOU SHOULD KNOW ABOUT REPOWERING By Capt. John N. Raguso
Repowering provides the comfort that having new engines provides, but it is also an opportunity to take advantage of the latest outboard technology.

SPEED DEMONS: TOSSING TINS FOR ALBIES AND BONES By Capt. Tom Migdalski
Everything you need to know to catch false albacore and green bonito on metals this season.

TALKIN' TACKLE: ALBIE TRICKS By Pete Barrett
If you're not prepared with some larger offerings in your tackle bag, your chance of scoring is diminished.

KNOW YOUR PUFFERS: IT COULD SAVE YOUR LIFE By Eugene Evans
Contrary to what some believe, the blowfish (northern puffers) common to our region are perfectly safe to eat, but beware of the increasing number of smooth puffers showing up in our waters; they can kill you.

LONG ISLAND SOUND: DOG DAY CHUNKING By Bob Danielson
You can still connect with big stripers and blues during the dog days of summer by focusing your efforts on the deeper reaches of Long Island Sound.

THE KAYAK ADVANTAGE: CRACK AND CAST PORGIES By Paul Stowe
There is no better way to target shallow-water fish, including porgies, than from a kayak.

DREAM BOAT UPDATE By Staff
There is still plenty of time to make a run at the top of the standings by focusing your efforts on several key species.

EAST END: COXES' COPPERTONE COD By Tony Salerno
What's better than wearing shorts on a warm summer day and putting away a cooler full of quality cod?

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