Decent weather equals decent fishing. We catch this mild, almost summer-like weather, and fishing takes another leap because of it.
“The fish are here” seems to be the mantra despite the latest blast of weekend weather. Fish were caught BTB (before the blow) and even some during the maelstrom and seemed to be making a comeback by Monday.
More black drumfish are joining the club each day.
They had an old-fashioned bluefish blitz Monday morning in and around Absecon Inlet.
Welcome to May. We have a lot of activity around the area and quite a variety starting to develop.
The Nicole Born Memorial Surf Fishing Tournament got the Association of Surf Angling Club’s tour of South Jersey beaches started Saturday on Long Beach Island with some interesting happenings.
Small striped bass are starting to put on some muscle, but there are still a ton of short striper — some not even 12 inches — just about everywhere.
Ocean fishing seems to be more active with water temps approaching the mid-50s, some decent weather days arriving and May a week away.
Local fishers are starting to feel their mojo working now that the spring fishing run has started.