Sea Bass Opener Saturday in South Jersey
As one South Jersey charter captain put it, “There are so many sea bass out there that they’re eating the paint off the bottom of my boat!”
Time to Run With the Bulls (Fish) in South Jersey
Sure, these are sunfish, but not the 3-4 inch sunnies associated with kids, a Barbie or Spiderman push button outfit, a bobber and a nib of garden worm.
Deer in South Jersey: Look, Leave Alone, and Move On
“Leave the fawns, and other wildlife young for that matter, alone when you encounter it,” advises NJ Bureau of Wildlife Management chief Carole Stanko, adding, “chances are the mother is close by and all will be fine."
Final Springtime Load of Trout Stocked Next Week
For the second springtime in a row, the NJ Bureau of Freshwater Fisheries re-vamped its spring stocking schedule in order to minimize angler crowding (the social distancing thing) as well as any risks to personnel.
BadaBing BadaBoom(er) in Delaware Bay
The Delaware Bay black drum (aka “Boomer”_ bite is beginning to roll and should bust wide open after the rough and tumble Wednesday weather and its residual after effects.
Bluefish Arriving on Their South Jersey Schedule
The question is how long they’ll stick around or, just as importantly, how many more will arrive.
Last Shot at Tog in South Jersey Until August
This second portion of the tog season, the full month of April, closes tomorrow, not to re-open until August 1 when the bag limit drops to one fish.
South Jersey’s Turtle Time
Box turtles are sure signs that spring has finally arrived. A slow grower that can live 30-plus years (much like others in the turtle clan), they have a home area and do not travel far.
Turkey Season Opens in New Jersey Next Week, Youth Day Hunt Tomorrow
Wild turkey counts are stable statewide with the estimated population at 23,000 birds.
Great Egrets Tell All: It’s Time to Go Fishing in South Jersey
And crabbing, for that matter.