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New Jersey Recommends 2 Fish Per Day Striped Bass Limit

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    Within hours of the deadline for comment on the ASMFC’s Striped Bass Draft Amendment IV, New Jersey has recommended a 2 fish per day limit, with one fish at 28″ and one “larger”. From the Press of Atlantic City:   Council Chairman Dick

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A letter to the ASMFC from the New York Coalition for Recreational Fishing

Photo by Capt. John McMurray

Get Involved! There’s actually a lot to write about this week, but the final version of the below letter, from the New York Coalition for Recreational Fishing, to Atlantic States Marine Fisheries Commission Commissioners and staff, came across my desk today. I think it speaks

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Fly Casting Slo-Mo & Double Haul

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The Baymen Life with Capt. Dave – Fishing, Hunting & Outdoor Adventure on the New England coast A great video segment from Capt. Dave Bitters to show you how the double haul works in slow motion.  A must for beginning anglers…

Posted in The Baymen Life

Fishing Habitat for Humanity

The background shows 2003 saltmarsh restoration at the Applied Environmental Sciences site in New York. In the foreground you can see further restoration which North Hempstead, N.Y., continued in 2007. (NOAA/Lisa Rosman) courtesy NOAA

From time to time, there are programs that should be supported by anyone who is interested in making sure that we have aquatic resources for generations to come. This is not a recreational versus commercial issue. It is not another personal bitch session about something

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A Slow Morning

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A stunning HiDef video from the folks at Shallow Water Expeditions of Destin and Panama City Beach. You can catch more on their Vimeo channel. Be sure to go full screen with this one…

Posted in Redfish Videos, Videos

Belize Bonefish

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Here’s a great video of bonefishing in Belize from Boyd Carson of wherewisemenfish.com – this will definitely get you dreaming of warmer climes!

Posted in Bonefish Videos, Lead Article, Videos

Fly Fishing for Bluefin & Skipjack Tuna

A great Youtube video from Plaurelli of fishing offshore for tuna off New York.  Well produced, with some really excellent action on the fly…

Posted in Bluefin Tuna Videos, Lead Article, Videos

Montauk Striper Blitz Video

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Amazing video from OspreyOutdoor (youtube user) – be sure to check out the epic blitz at the end of the video.  Trust me, you’ve never seen anything like it…stripers acting like bluefish!

Posted in Lead Article, Striped Bass Videos, Videos

Ascension Yellowfin on Bamboo

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This video comes in via Morten Svendsen on Vimeo – check out how fast these guys land this monster Yellowfin.

Posted in Bluefin Tuna Videos, Lead Article

Vintage Tuna Fishing in Nova Scotia

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A great video about the Wedgeport, Nova Scotia Bluefin Rodeo from the 1950’s. Check out the boats, the pre-historic gear…

Posted in Bluefin Tuna Videos, Lead Article
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