Get Your Crab on at the Jersey Shore
Depending on where you’re dropping a trap or hand line, crabbing has been fair to excellent. As the summer progresses, figure it to hit good to super status, again, predicated on the venue.
NJ Turtles: So Happy Together!
In reference to the 1967 #1 pop hit by The Turtles, it’s indeed a happy time when one observes a box turtle in the garden or lawn.
How to Practice Tick Sense in NJ This Summer
Enjoy what the Garden State has to offer -- but by all means, follow a few simple precautions that will greatly curtail any instances of mosquitoes getting under your skin.
Bottoms Up: There’s No Better Time To Fish
There is no better time than from when you’re reading this through June 22, the last day of the segmented sea bass season, to hop on a vessel and get in on the drop ‘n reel fishing and the post trip tongue-slap-yer-brains-out dinners and fried fish sandwiches.
Tuna Tango Hits the Jersey Shore
“The best bluefin fishing I’ve seen in over three decades,” observes Capt. Adam Larosa of the famed big money tournament winning Canyon Runner charter fleet.
Memorial Day & Flounder Pounder Weekend
It’s arrived in time for many thousands of bay, tidal river and inshore saltwater anglers to cancel a rod ‘n reel uprising: tomorrow’s (5/24) opening of the fluke season.
Beach or Boat, It’s Bass and Blues
The current run of striped bass is developing to be the best springtime sprint in years, be it along the beaches or out front in the depths.
Striped Bass and Bluefish, Oh My!
The way the newly arriving stripers and blues are savaging fresh bunker and fresh (and salted) clam baits in the suds as they trek northward along casting distance of the beaches, it’s akin to an out-of-control jet sprayer.
Plugging the May Gap
The next couple of weeks are the twixt ‘n tween of the emerging hot spring saltwater fishing.
May Turkey Times in NJ
One week in, and it’s looking like this will be on par with last year’s spring gobbler season harvest when 2,864 gobblers were brought in to the mandatory check stations during the five week segmented season.