Long Island Video Fishing Forecast - February 18, 2021 - The Fisherman

Long Island Video Fishing Forecast – February 18, 2021


Managing editor Matt Broderick offers up some winter options on the freshwater side as offshore wreck trips continue to be plagued with a steady parade of coastal storms. Sand eel teasers have accounted for more than their share of stripers the past couple of seasons and Matt introduces Andrea who explains how to tie your own in this week’s video installment. If you are looking for another outdoor option and are not adverse to traveling during the pandemic, especially if you’re fortunate enough to have received the vaccine, might be a getaway to the sub-tropical, fish rich waters of the Florida Keys. It’s easy to get to and one of the few areas in the country where you can wield a rod in shorts and sandals, instead of a snow shovel. Senior editor Fred Golofaro makes a convincing argument why a fishing trip to warmer climes might be just the cure for those suffering from a case of the winter blahs