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  • Northeast Oklahoma Fishing Report for June 21
  • Crappie and redear sunfish fair on jigs and minnows on brush structure and in the main lake. Report submitted by Cody Morris, game warden stationed in Delaware County. Grand: June 19. Elevation normal, water 74 and slightly stained. Crappie fair on jigs ..
  • Tulsa World
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  • 6/23/2017 1:10:00 PM
  • Blue catfish are destroying the Chesapeake Bay in Maryland
  • What’s more, he told the panel, the “Chesapeake Bay and rivers in North Carolina, Virginia, Maryland and Delaware (will) all suffer from the unfished, invasive species of wild blue catfish.” How much more could the bay’s waterways suffer?
  • The Bulletin
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  • 6/22/2017 2:55:00 AM
  • No fishing at Battery Park Pier has fishermen flummoxed
  • The lease is between the City of New Castle and the Delaware Department of Natural Resources, to put a pier out over the water. New Castle's City Administrator William Barthel tells Action News: "The city council never intended this to be a fishing pier.
  • 6abc action news
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  • 6/21/2017 8:59:00 PM
  • The Fishing Line June 21
  • Drum fishing in the Delaware Bay was slower than expected, but that is “most likely due to the weather.” Weakfish are around the local jetties and rock piles, and like bloodworms and various rubber baits. The Cape May Reef has flounder and sea bass ...
  • Cape May County Herald
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  • 6/21/2017 7:55:00 PM
  • In booming Philadelphia neighborhoods, lead-poisoned soil is resurfacing
  • For most of the last century, the “river ward” neighborhoods of Fishtown, Kensington, and Port Richmond, which snake along the Delaware, were blanketed with hulking factories and lead smelters. It was a time when manufacturers used lead in everything ...
  • Philadelphia Daily News
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  • 6/18/2017 4:12:00 PM
  • Photos: A Saltwater Angler Takes on Tough Tailwater Trout
  • Let me start by stating that I basically learned to fish on the Delaware River. No, I’m not counting the stocked streams and the lakes I fished closer to my father’s home north of Syracuse, New York. I’m talking about real fishing, to tough fish that ...
  • orvis.com
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  • 6/14/2017 3:19:00 PM
  • Net result, Wallen wins Hobie Bass Open
  • Ike’s event will be special, a star-studded occasion contested on the non-tidal sections of the Delaware River and includes dinner on the illustrious battleship USS New Jersey. The full Hobie Fishing Worlds 7 North American qualifying event schedule is ...
  • kayakfishmag.com
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  • 6/13/2017 5:21:00 AM
  • Escape from Lake Moultrie: DNR rescues wayward prehistoric fish
  • According to SCDNR wildlife biologist Ellen Waldrop, the fish aren’t partial to their home nursery. A sturgeon born in a Delaware river may go on a spawning run in the Edisto River. Or wherever. They aren’t picky. But they do like to get fairly far inland.
  • Berkeley Independent
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  • 6/12/2017 3:50:00 PM
  • How drugs may be creating intersex fish
  • According to Arway, the U.S. Geological Survey Fish Health Laboratory reported in 2013 that approximately 50 percent of male bass in the Delaware River had the intersex condition, with 10 percent in the Ohio River drainage being affected. Up to 100 percent
  • Daily American
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  • 6/11/2017 3:20:00 AM
  • Fishing and Boating in Delaware
  • Plan your Delaware fishing or boating trip using these helpful resources. Get boat registration details, buy a fishing license, check fishing regulations, and learn about the best Delaware River fishing spots or Delaware Bay fishing areas. Here you can ...
  • www.takemefishing.org
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  • 6/9/2017 11:53:00 PM
  • Fish & Wildlife Natural Resources Police Blotter: May 29
  • DOVER – To achieve public compliance through education and enforcement actions that help conserve Delaware’s fish and wildlife resources and ensure safe boating and public safety, Fish & Wildlife Natural Resources Police officers between May 29-June 4 ...
  • Press Release Point
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  • 6/9/2017 4:35:00 PM
  • Great temperatures for fish to stick around
  • Well, it’s raining …again! We are having the craziest weather this year, but at least it is keeping the water temperatures in the low 60s around the Delaware Bay and the upper 60s around the inland bays — great temperatures for the fish to stick ...
  • delawarestatenews.net
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  • 6/7/2017 11:12:00 PM
  • Jersey Shore Fishing: Don't panic about fluke moratorium
  • Delaware Bay only (west of the COLERG line): 18-inch minimum size limit; 3-fish possession limit and 128-day open season. All other marine waters (east of the COLERG line): 19-inch minimum size limit; 3-fish possession limit and 128-day open season The ...
  • New Jersey Online
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  • 6/2/2017 11:54:00 PM
  • Freebie Friday: Donuts, yoga classes, fishing and more!
  • It's free fishing days in Delaware. From June 3-11, you can fish, crab and clam in any Delaware waters on Saturday and Sunday, without a fishing license. You still need a free Fisherman Identification Network number. A F.I.N. number can be obtained online
  • 6abc action news
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  • 6/2/2017 8:40:00 PM
  • The Fishing Line May 31
  • 5. For all coastal New Jersey waters, there is an 18-inch minimum size limit and a three-fish bag limit. For the Delaware Bay the size limit is 17 inches with a three-fish bag limit, and for Island Beach State Park (shore mode only) there will continue to
  • Cape May County Herald
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  • 6/1/2017 2:44:00 PM
  • Delaware offering weekend of license-free fishing
  • DOVER, Del. — State wildlife officials are inviting anglers to drop their lines in Delaware waters, free of charge. To celebrate National Fishing and Boating Week next week, the Division of Fish and Wildlife is offering free fishing, crabbing and ...
  • WRAL
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  • 6/1/2017 10:08:00 AM
  • Delaware Offering Weekend of License-Free Fishing
  • DOVER, Del. (AP) - State wildlife officials are inviting anglers to drop their lines in Delaware waters, free of charge. To celebrate National Fishing and Boating Week next week, the Division of Fish and Wildlife is offering free fishing, crabbing and ...
  • WBOC
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  • 5/31/2017 12:51:00 PM
  • Reinvigorating Mid-Atlantic Waterways: Traditional and Artisanal Fishing
  • Eel Fishing on the Delaware American eels are catadromous rather than anadromous fish meaning they migrate to the ocean to mate rather than the other way around like shad or herring. Eels have been a delicacy and an artisanal fishing industry in the ...
  • resilience.org
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  • 5/31/2017 10:56:00 AM
  • Delaware Hearing on Summer Flounder Size Limits
  • The Department of Natural Resources and Environmental Control (DNREC)/ Division of Fish & Wildlife proposes to amend Delaware's tidal finfish regulation 7 DE Admin Code 3511 Summer Flounder Size Limits; Possession Limits; Seasons, increasing the ...
  • thefishingwire.com
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  • 5/31/2017 5:52:00 AM
  • Anglers invited to fish for free in Delaware waters June 3 and 4
  • DOVER – To celebrate National Fishing and Boating Week, June 3-11, DNREC’s Division of Fish & Wildlife invites you to fish, crab and clam in any Delaware waters by offering free fishing days on Saturday and Sunday, June 3 and 4. On these two days ...
  • Press Release Point
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  • 5/31/2017 1:20:00 AM
  • Say goodbye to trout fishing on the Delaware if this happens | Opinion
  • The rhythm of fly-fishing tends to cause your mind to wander. What's for dinner? Will my son pitch in Saturday's game? Not so on the Upper Delaware River in the Catskills. The Big D is a western river, and yet it is somehow only a couple of hours away from
  • New Jersey Online
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  • 5/27/2017 3:22:00 PM
  • Take Action to Protect the Upper Delaware River
  • The Upper Delaware River tailwater is one of the finest wild-trout fisheries in the country. In less than a week, it could be in grave danger. New York, Pennsylvania, Delaware, New Jersey, and New York City must all agree on extending the current water ...
  • orvis.com
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  • 5/26/2017 8:58:00 PM
  • Ghostfish Brewing releasing its first packaged, sour beer
  • Back in February, Ghostfish Brewing released its first sour beer. Co-Conspirator Apricot Sour was a cross-continent, bi-coastal collaboration beer brewed with Revelation Brewing of Delaware. Now the company is releasing another gluten-free sour beer ...
  • washingtonbeerblog.com
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  • 5/26/2017 4:13:00 PM
  • Fishing: Battling for the blues
  • while allowing three summer flounder at 17 inches for those fishing west of the Corlies regs on Delaware Bay. On Saturday, June 3, the Hudson River Fishermen's Association and the Sea Girt Surf Kings will fight the suds and surf in Sea Girt to see who will
  • North Jersey
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  • 5/25/2017 4:01:00 PM
  • Jersey Shore Fishing: NJ Fluke season opens Thursday
  • The minimum size limit this season will remain 17 inches for Delaware Bay. Each angler may keep three legally sized fish caught from the bay each day. The Shore-Based Enhanced Fishing Opportunity Program at Island Beach State Park in Ocean County will ...
  • New Jersey Online
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  • 5/24/2017 11:09:00 PM
  • Flounder season opens Thursday with 3-fish limit at 18 inches
  • 5. For the Delaware Bay and tributaries, the minimum catch is 17 inches, with a three-fish limit. Last year's summer flounder season ran May 21-Sept. 25 with a five-fish possession limit at 18 inches or more for coastal waters, and four at 17 inches or ...
  • Shore News Today
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  • 5/24/2017 3:02:00 PM
  • Best Lehigh Valley fishing spots
  • Delaware River, Easton The longest undammed river on the East Coast, the Delaware is home to smallmouth bass, walleye, channel catfish and even anadromous American shad and hefty striped bass. Its waters can be accessed from several locations including ...
  • The Morning Call
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  • 5/23/2017 4:36:00 PM
  • Pennsylvania looks to hook more people on fishing with Fish-For-Free days
  • Easton's Forks of the Delaware Shad Fishing Tournament, defunct since 2014, was a notable casualty of demographic changes. It ran for three decades and drew hundreds of anglers in its heyday, but was slowly killed by the double blow of the 2008 Great ...
  • The Morning Call
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  • 5/22/2017 5:23:00 PM
  • State looks to hook more people on fishing with Fish-For-Free days
  • Easton's Forks of the Delaware Shad Fishing Tournament, defunct since 2014, was a notable casualty of demographic changes. It ran for three decades and drew hundreds of anglers in its heyday, but was slowly killed by the double blow of the 2008 Great ...
  • The Morning Call
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  • 5/22/2017 4:53:00 AM
  • In a fishing mecca, fly shop celebrates its 80th year
  • It keeps me up at night.” Way grew up fishing for carp and bass on the Delaware River with his father and uncle near his small hometown of Bovina Center, New York, roughly an hour and half southwest of Albany. When it came time to go to college — a ...
  • Bozeman Daily Chronicle
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  • 5/21/2017 11:18:00 AM
  • 46.9-pound striper caught from Atlantic City jetty
  • She and husband Joe went fishing off Reeds Beach in Delaware Bay. He hooked up two 40-inch-plus bass on the first two bites. And, of course, Denise put in the dig: “I finally taught him how to get the big ones.” Surf-casters score Surf-casters got ...
  • Press of Atlantic City
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  • 5/20/2017 11:45:00 PM
  • Time to go fishing for Dogfish Head
  • Mulready's Pub celebrated four years in business Tuesday with a tap takeover from a brewery in Milton, Delaware called Dogfish Head. “In four years I've had over 350 different beers on tap,” Owner Rick Becker told a packed pub. “I'm not even going to ...
  • The Emporia Gazette
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  • 5/20/2017 11:11:00 AM
  • 46.9-pound striper caught in Atlantic City jetty
  • She and husband Joe went fishing off Reeds Beach in Delaware Bay. He hooked up two 40-inch-plus bass on the first two bites. And, of course, Denise put in the dig: “I finally taught him how to get the big ones.” Surf-casters score Surf-casters got ...
  • Press of Atlantic City
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  • 5/20/2017 2:11:00 AM
  • Shep on Fishing
  • She and husband Joe went fishing off Reeds Beach in Delaware Bay. He hooked up with two 40-inch-plus bass on the first two bites. And, of course, Denise put in the dig: "I finally taught him how to get the big ones." Surf-casters got their shot at bigger .
  • Press of Atlantic City
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  • 5/19/2017 10:57:00 PM
  • How to Get Started In Fly-Fishing
  • The nearby West Branch of the Delaware is known for big, aggressive rainbow trout. The famed Henry's Fork River is a short drive away; the Railroad Ranch section is simply one of the best stretches of fly-fishing water in the world. Owner Lonnie Allen is .
  • Popular Mechanics
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  • 5/19/2017 2:39:00 PM
  • Explore the Delaware Bay Coastal Ecosystems at AREC
  • On April 24th the Delaware Department of Natural Resources and Environmental Control (DNREC), Division of Fish and Wildlife held their grand opening for the new Aquatic Resources Education Center(AREC). Programs like Take a Kid Fishing, Eco-Explorers ...
  • usfwsnortheast.wordpress.com
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  • 5/18/2017 7:07:00 PM
  • Fishing: Time for your own big fish story
  • These bass will spread out in southern Monmouth and northern Ocean county waters and continue to move north. These big bass are the Delaware and Chesapeake breeders so advocating catch and release would be a great thing to do. The bluefish action has also
  • North Jersey
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  • 5/17/2017 4:52:00 PM
  • DNREC Fish & Wildlife Natural Resources Police Blotter: May 1-7
  • DOVER – To achieve public compliance through education and enforcement actions that help conserve Delaware’s fish and wildlife resources and ensure safe boating and public safety, DNREC Fish & Wildlife Natural Resources Police officers between May 1-7 ...
  • Press Release Point
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  • 5/13/2017 5:15:00 PM
  • 'Big, big' bluefish still plentiful throughout area: Shep on Fishing
  • Fourth, fifth and sixth-place finishers get Tsunami fishing rods. Black drumfish are taking up residence on the Jersey side of Delaware Bay. Mike Rothman was prepping the Bonanza II party/open boat for a Friday evening sortie out of Fortescue in advance of
  • Press of Atlantic City
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  • 5/12/2017 9:41:00 PM
  • Fishing Forecast: May 16 can't come fast enough for anglers
  • They're thick in Virginia for at least three weeks now. And how about this? Over past two weeks there's been a killer bluefish run along the Atlantic coast and into Delaware Bay. Now it seems a small scouting party at the vanguard of those migrating blues
  • capitalgazette.com
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  • 5/11/2017 2:27:00 AM
  • Ice skating at Foxwoods Outdoor Rink and Winter Patio
  • But it's actually a winter wonderland! Here are 12 winter activities to do in Yellowknife with kids! Beer tasting in Delaware at Dogfish Head Brewery, 16 Mile Brewery and Crooked… Things to do in Rhode Island in Winter Things to do in Rhode Island in ...
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  • 5/10/2017 1:51:00 AM
  • Bluefish, striped bass, some black drum keep a strong spring season rolling
  • Wire leader is a must. The bluefish reports are almost the same from the Delaware Bay to Barnegat Bay, and in just about all the back bays between. The Avalon Lady, the newly introduced back-bay party boat out of Avalon Sport Fishing Center, made its debut
  • Press of Atlantic City
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  • 5/8/2017 10:35:00 PM
  • Check Out the Winners of the 2017 Orvis-Endorsed Awards!
  • With the Main Stem, West Branch, and East Branches of the Delaware River nearby, the Beaverkill Angler is a trusted source of area information, flies, and services for people fishing some of the most historic rivers in the country. El Pescador is the only
  • orvis.com
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  • 5/8/2017 8:15:00 PM
  • Fly fishing creates steady business for Evening Hatch shop
  • That’s why Evening Hatch offers fly fishing school and fly-tying classes for beginning anglers, and even has a guide service available to fish the Lehigh River, Brodheads Creek and the Bushkill, as well as float trips on the Delaware River.
  • Times-Leader
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  • 5/6/2017 8:43:00 PM
  • Delaware River's American shad population showing signs of rebound
  • After years of declining American shad runs on the Delaware River, it looks like things may be trending in the right direction for the anadromous fish that makes its way up the river each spring to spawn. For the past few years, anglers have reported solid
  • The Morning Call
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  • 5/4/2017 5:13:00 AM
  • Tough start to season for trophy fish anglers
  • The drum run is on in lower Virginia as well as in Delaware Bay, big bluefish have been caught off Assateague Beach down to Virginia Beach, more flounder are moving into the back bays, and we saw a slight improvement here on local waters for trophy ...
  • capitalgazette.com
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  • 5/3/2017 11:18:00 PM
  • Two men in fatal fishing boat sinking in B.C. identified
  • A search and rescue operation is underway for two men who have failed to return from a fishing trip in Delaware Bay, Nelson.Police said the men, who are in their... "At the beginning of my fishing career,” says Chrifa Nimri, “all the world told me that ...
  • onenewspage.com
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  • 5/3/2017 4:32:00 AM
  • U.S. Fish and Wildlife Service Northeast Region
  • A new video from the U.S. Fish and Wildlife Service offers an overview of the coastline and salt marsh restoration at a refuge on Delaware Bay. “Building a Stronger Coast: Prime... Susan Adamowicz, Ph.D. and Nancy Pau have been working with local ...
  • usfwsnortheast.wordpress.com
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  • 5/2/2017 6:16:00 PM
  • Maryland has appetite to tip scales against snakehead fiend
  • Josh Newhard, a fish biologist with the US Fish and Wildlife Service, said there were populations of northern snakehead in New York, Pennsylvania, New Jersey and Delaware, but that they had not expanded as quickly as the Potomac population. Hollywood took
  • The Australian
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  • 5/2/2017 7:37:00 AM
  • Jersey Shore Fishing: State gets OK for reefs
  • A second, previously planned reef to be developed in Delaware Bay will expand fishing opportunities in that region. "We are very excited to move forward with this expansion of the state's network of artificial reefs, which create important habitat for many
  • New Jersey Online
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  • 4/29/2017 10:41:00 PM
  • How To Catch The First Spring Stripers
  • Stripers start foraging in shallow water estuaries adjacent to major spawning rivers like those in the Chesapeake Bay, Delaware Bay and the Hudson River when water temperatures nudge 40 degrees. These are fish that winter over in the estuaries and will ...
  • odumagazine.com
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  • 4/28/2017 5:41:00 PM
  • DEP Secures Army Corps Permits to Build New Artificial Reefs
  • A second, previously planned reef to be developed in Delaware Bay will expand fishing opportunities in that region. “We are very excited to move forward with this expansion of the state’s network of artificial reefs, which create important habitat for ...
  • Cape May County Herald
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  • 4/28/2017 9:08:00 AM
  • Jersey Shore Fishing: NMFS revises school tuna regulations
  • and those being caught in Raritan Bay are from the Hudson stock that's been providing us with fine fishing the last few years while the coastal migratory stock from the Chesapeake and Delaware bays has spotty. Trolling has been most effective in the bay ..
  • New Jersey Online
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  • 4/27/2017 11:02:00 PM
  • The big fight over a little fish
  • For more than 125 years, instinct has compelled two creatures to return to the Delaware River near New Hope each spring. First come schools of bony, B-list fish called shad, swimming up from the Atlantic Ocean on their way to spawning grounds in the upper
  • theintell.com
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  • 4/27/2017 8:49:00 PM
  • Get your tog before season ends next week
  • He has some more tog trips planned, but next week he starts searching for black drumfish, no doubt in the Delaware Bay. Mike O’Neill is the captain of the Stray Cat who used “sporty” to describe Saturday’s conditions. He said he had his chops ...
  • Press of Atlantic City
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  • 4/25/2017 3:05:00 AM
  • Get your tog before season expires next week
  • He has some more tog trips planned, but next week he starts searching for black drumfish, no doubt in the Delaware Bay. Mike O'Neill is the captain of the Stray Cat who used "sporty" to describe Saturday's conditions. He said he had his chops handed to him
  • Press of Atlantic City
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  • 4/24/2017 11:33:00 PM
  • At Prime Hook National Wildlife Refuge, Mother Knows Best
  • A new video from the U.S. Fish and Wildlife Service offers an overview of the coastline and salt marsh restoration at Prime Hook National Wildlife Refuge on Delaware Bay. “Building a Stronger Coast: Prime Hook National Wildlife Refuge” is a behind-the ...
  • usfwsnortheast.wordpress.com
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  • 4/24/2017 1:55:00 PM
  • New Jersey Approves Sea Bass Regs
  • She is destined for the DelJerseyLand artificial reef jointly shared by New Jersey, Delaware, and Maryland. At 205-feet long the vessel is expected to provide a lot of habitat for marine life that will make it a productive fishing and dive site.
  • thefishingwire.com
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  • 4/24/2017 6:53:00 AM
  • Kids in Delaware bonded with police while fishing
  • The rain didn't keep dozens of kids from getting their first experience fishing in Delaware. The kids lined up along the water in Glasgow Park for an event called "Casting with Cops." New Castle County Police provided the rods and reels while hosting ...
  • 6abc action news
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  • 4/23/2017 12:46:00 AM
  • Bi-State Shad Fishing Contest underway
  • EASTON, Pa. - The hunt is on for a $10 thousand fish in the Bi-State Shad Fishing Contest on the Delaware River. And 15-year-old Fischer Bank is hoping to catch it. Fischer's catch Friday comes in just shy of 5 pounds, just enough to land on the leader boa
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  • 4/22/2017 12:19:00 AM
  • Mt. Laurel school bus driver gets kids hooked on fishing
  • "Usually I'm out on the Delaware sometimes, Chesapeake. Usually, I am out there catching some bass and it was very easy to catch that fish," Gluszek said. Part of the beauty of teaching kids to fish is that it means at least for an hour or two, they're ...
  • 6abc action news
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  • 4/18/2017 11:15:00 PM
  • Good news in better weather and strong tautog season
  • The presence of big bluefish in Delaware Bay was confirmed by Matt Slobodjian in his first report of the season from Jim's Bait and Tackle in Cape May. Matt said one went 14 pounds and was caught by Bill Palmer, a Cape May caster who was fishing from the .
  • Press of Atlantic City
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  • 4/15/2017 12:48:00 AM
  • Fishing: Warm thoughts from the Jersey Shore
  • Check out www.seahunter.info for complete schedule. For saltwater anglers looking for another fishery to cash in on, you can head out to the Delaware River to fish the annual shad run in the Lambertville-New Hope area. Traditionally boaters begin this week
  • North Jersey
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  • 4/13/2017 5:54:00 PM
  • Sushi stress: Fishermen not catching many baby eels
  • The eels mature in Cape Ann streams but Massachusetts only has a fishery for older eels, those larger than 9 inches, as do Maryland, Virginia and Delaware. Maine's season started March 22, and state records say fishermen have only caught about 1,050 pounds
  • Gloucester Daily Times
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  • 4/12/2017 6:19:00 PM
  • More bass from Raritan Bay, fish hit in Seaside surf
  • The angler was Lou DeFontney. On Delaware River, Steve Meserve from Lewis Fishery at Lambertville has yet to make a tow with his nets for shad. He had his first shad in the net by March 31 last year. Nature is frustrating his attempts as river water has ..
  • Asbury Park Press
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  • 4/10/2017 6:51:00 PM
  • Shad fishing contest offers biggest cash prizes yet
  • The participation and stakes have grown bigger than ever in the seventh year of the Delaware River Bi-State Shad Fishing Contest. The angler who reels in the biggest catch in the four-day competition will win at least $10,000. All entrants will be entered
  • Lehigh Valley Live
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  • 4/9/2017 12:27:00 PM
  • New Size Limits for Flounder Fishing
  • DOVER, Del. (AP) - New size limits for recreational fishing of summer flounder in Delaware are in effect under an emergency regulation aimed at preventing over fishing. Effective Saturday, the minimum size limit increased from 16 inches to 17 inches ...
  • Delmarva Public Radio
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  • 4/3/2017 12:16:00 PM
  • 5 questions: Is it safe to eat the fish in Philly-area waterways?
  • To help protect angler health, agencies in Pennsylvania, New Jersey and Delaware have devised fish consumption advisories that are designed to advise certain groups of people, including children and women of childbearing age, about the maximum amounts of .
  • Philadelphia Daily News
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  • 4/1/2017 8:02:00 AM
  • Tautog season opens Saturday
  • It seemed appropriate to check on what was happening off Delaware and maybe get a hint of what fishing was like south down the coast and across Delaware Bay and what might be moving this way as it warms up in April. Old Inlet Bait and Tackle is a well ...
  • Press of Atlantic City
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  • 3/31/2017 11:08:00 PM
  • Weather threatens fishing season's start
  • And a Flood Watch until Sunday morning has been issued for Delaware, Otsego and Chenango counties. "It's very tough out there right now," said Brian Foster, a professional fishing guide who owns and operates Reel Catskills, LLC, in Walton. "The flows don't
  • Daily Star
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  • 3/31/2017 12:50:00 AM
  • Jersey Shore Fishing: Blackfish season opens Saturday
  • Hawkins reports his last trip was no good, and a Delaware party boat found only a few last Saturday. The National Marine Fisheries Service watched that fishery literally disappear while continuing to list it as restored and handing out big commercial quota
  • New Jersey Online
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  • 3/30/2017 5:10:00 PM
  • DRBC considers new fish rule to mark gains in water quality
  • Water quality in the Delaware River estuary has improved over the last few decades to the point where regulators are considering adding the breeding of fish to a list of designated “uses” for that section of the river. The Delaware River Basin ...
  • State Impact
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  • 3/30/2017 2:04:00 PM
  • N.J. fights against tighter limits on flounder fishing
  • Previously, five fish could be kept and the minimum length was 18 inches. The regulations are slightly different in the Delaware Bay -- three fish at 18 inches apiece. The old rule was four at 17 inches. The Atlantic States Marine Fisheries Commission says
  • New Jersey Online
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  • 3/30/2017 2:03:00 PM
  • Mentored youth day: Catch your kid with a fish
  • Youth under the age of 16 can fish with a mentor who has a current fishing license and trout permit on Saturday, March 25 on stocked trout waters within the 18 southeastern counties of Adams, Berks, Bucks, Chester, Cumberland, Dauphin, Delaware ...
  • Public Opinion
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  • 3/23/2017 8:14:00 PM
  • On the Water: Full moon rising brings good fishing reports
  • While visiting his grandfather, Urie Boulden, in St. James City over spring break, Trevor Boulden of Newark, Delaware, got in a good morning of fishing with his grandfather catching snook, redfish and trout, including this nice 32-inch snook.
  • CaptivaSanibel
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  • 3/22/2017 5:38:00 PM
  • Volunteer fire company hosts hunting, fishing flea market
  • DELAWARE TWP. - The Sergeantsville Volunteer Fire Company held its annual Hunting and Fishing Flea Market at its fire house on Sunday. The show drew custom fishing lure makers. There was tackle for every kind of fishing, from freshwater to surf.
  • New Jersey Online
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  • 3/21/2017 2:16:00 PM
  • Behind the scenes with Chad Pregracke and Living Lands & Waters
  • He proposed developing a floating park on the riverfront, where people could walk, grab a snack or fish, similar to Philadelphia's Spruce Street Harbor Park on the Delaware River waterfront. He did not submit an official proposal, however, and Davenport ..
  • Quad-Cities Times
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  • 3/18/2017 8:09:00 PM
  • Trout fishing days, opening days take over the calendar
  • Delaware, Franklin, Juniata, Lancaster, Lebanon, Lehigh, Montgomery, Northampton, Perry, Philadelphia, Schuylkill and York. More than 25,600 kids signed up to participate, either by purchasing a $1 voluntary youth fishing license or by acquiring a free ...
  • Central Pennsylvania
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  • 3/17/2017 1:34:00 PM
  • Outlaws, wardens & game: 125 years of fish & wildlife
  • Their duty was to enforce the fishing laws in their respective counties. At that time wardens were appointed for each county adjoining the river Delaware. And that individual had to be a resident of that county. But the division traces it's actual start ..
  • Asbury Park Press
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  • 3/17/2017 9:27:00 AM
  • How To Handle The First Stripers of Spring
  • Stripers start foraging in shallow water estuaries adjacent to major spawning rivers like those in the Chesapeake Bay, Delaware Bay and the Hudson River when water temperatures nudge 40 degrees. These are fish that winter over in the estuaries and will ...
  • odumagazine.com
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  • 3/16/2017 8:19:00 PM
  • On the Water: Full moon rising brings good fishing reports
  • While visiting his grandfather, Urie Boulden, in St. James City over spring break, Trevor Boulden of Newark, Delaware, got in a good morning of fishing with his grandfather catching snook, redfish and trout, including this nice 32-inch snook.
  • Pine Island Eagle
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  • 3/15/2017 3:20:00 PM
  • Applications Accepted for Delaware Police’s Summer Youth Academy
  • DOVER, Del.-(Ammoland.com)-If you are a student aged 12 to 15 with an interest in natural resources and law enforcement, applications are now being accepted for the Delaware Fish & Wildlife Natural Resources Police’s second annual summer Youth Academy.
  • Ammo Land
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  • 3/15/2017 1:51:00 PM
  • N.Y. State Outdoorsmen Hall of Fame Inducts 8
  • Phil Hulbert of Delaware County recently retired as Head of Fisheries after a career of working for the Department of Environmental Conservation. He was primarily responsible keeping the Rome Hatchery open and the rehabilitation for the NYS fish hatchery .
  • thefishingwire.com
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  • 3/15/2017 6:00:00 AM
  • Fish & Richardson Named Top Patent Litigation Defense Firm
  • The District of Delaware maintained its place as the second top district for new case filings in 2016, and continued to be the top district for new ANDA cases filed, with 151 cases in 2016. Fish is among the leading firms handling patent cases in this ...
  • Yahoo Finance
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  • 3/14/2017 5:20:00 PM
  • Fish & Wildlife Natural Resources Police Blotter: Feb. 27
  • Reminder for the week: Time to purchase your 2017 Delaware fishing license DOVER – To achieve public compliance through education and enforcement actions that help conserve Delaware’s fish and wildlife resources and ensure safe boating and public ...
  • Press Release Point
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  • 3/10/2017 11:11:00 PM
  • Spring macks bring back memories of lost fishing bounty
  • Memories of the big tiderunner trout, or the big slammer bluefish that once prowled the shipping approaches of Delaware Bay and up and are now relegated to those with much water under the keel. Others might remember instead the big chunk bite along the 30
  • Delmarva Now
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  • 3/9/2017 10:37:00 PM
  • Two buddies enjoy memorable start to striped bass season
  • including Delaware Bay. The striper regs are one fish 28 inches to under 43 inches and one fish 43 inches or greater. And in another sign of the developing season: Noel Feliciano said One-Stop Bait and Tackle in Atlantic City is fully baited, and he is ...
  • Press of Atlantic City
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  • 3/3/2017 10:44:00 PM
  • Jersey Shore Fishing: Fluke situation looking better
  • Last year's New Jersey regulations allowed recreational anglers fishing to take up to four summer flounder per day that met a minimum, 17-inch length requirement in Delaware Bay. For all other New Jersey marine waters, the minimum length was at least 18 ..
  • New Jersey Online
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  • 3/2/2017 10:57:00 PM
  • New Jersey Fighting Cuts To Summer Flounder Recreational Fishing
  • Last year’s New Jersey regulations allowed recreational anglers fishing to take up to four summer flounder per day that met a minimum, 17-inch length requirement in Delaware Bay. For all other New Jersey marine waters, the minimum length was at least 18 ..
  • onthewater.com
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  • 3/2/2017 6:13:00 PM
  • With spring-like temps, fish are moving up north
  • With spring-like temps, fish are moving up north With signs of spring in recent days, fish from mackerel to stripers are moving north to Delaware waters Check out this story on delmarvanow.com: http://www.delmarvanow.com/story/sports/2017/03/02/spring-like
  • Delmarva Now
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  • 3/2/2017 4:39:00 PM
  • Free Fishing Seminar To Be Held At Norristown's Centre Theater
  • Delaware, and Susquehanna rivers. This free seminar is open to all ages and ability levels - new fishermen will learn basic skills and expert anglers can brush up on their knowledge. Mr. Waterfield will be covering a wide range of topics including the ...
  • Patch
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  • 3/1/2017 8:44:00 PM
  • Atlantic Coast Black Sea Bass Regs Set
  • In considering 2017 recreational management measures, the Commission and Council maintained status quo measures in federal waters and in state waters from Delaware through North Carolina. These include a 12.5 inch TL minimum size, 15 fish possession limit
  • thefishingwire.com
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  • 3/1/2017 7:19:00 AM
  • Where to find a Friday fish fry during Lent
  • However, the atmosphere is often convivial and almost everyone seems willing to share a table. Here are some churches throughout Delaware that have hosted fish fries in past years, and are continuing the tradition this year. If we missed one, send me an em
  • Delaware Online
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  • 2/28/2017 1:23:00 PM
  • Delaware Fish & Wildlife Natural Resources Police Blotter: Feb. 13-19
  • Reminder for week: Wildlife, fishing, boating area visitors asked to respect natural resources Delaware Natural Resources Police DOVER –-(Ammoland.com)-To achieve public compliance through education and enforcement actions that help conserve Delaware’s ...
  • Ammo Land
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  • 2/27/2017 6:07:00 PM
  • DNREC Division of Fish & Wildlife Announces Photo Contest Winners
  • DOVER, Del.-(Ammoland.com)-DNREC’s Division of Fish & Wildlife today announced the winning entries in the 2016/17 Delaware Hunting Photo Contest. First place was awarded to Bo Wilkinson of Dagsboro for “Couples Retreat,” featuring his friend Morgan ...
  • Ammo Land
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  • 2/27/2017 5:22:00 PM
  • 2017 DNREC Division of Fish & Wildlife calendars available at reduced price
  • Calendars may be ordered by mail for $4 by calling the Division of Fish & Wildlife at 302-739-9910, Monday through Friday between 8 a.m. and 4:30 p.m., or by sending a check made out to “Delaware Division of Fish & Wildlife” to Jennifer Childears ...
  • Press Release Point
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  • 2/25/2017 4:38:00 AM
  • Abnormal warm weather helps fuel local fishing
  • The same might be said for some of our current fisheries. The big blues that we used to catch all along the buoy line approaches to the Delaware Bay have taken up station out on the twenty fathom line. Despite what seems like an insignificant to us ...
  • Delmarva Now
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  • 2/24/2017 1:45:00 PM
  • World Fishing & Outdoor Expo in Suffern, N.Y. March 2-5
  • He's won numerous bass fishing tournaments including his latest win on the Delaware River in downtown Philadelphia. Gerald Swindle is a great bass angler – but he's also known as bass fishing's funniest man. Swindle, often referred to as the "G-Man," is ..
  • thefishingwire.com
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  • 2/23/2017 8:16:00 AM
  • Atlantic and Mid-Atlantic MFC's Approve Black Sea Bass Regs
  • In considering 2017 recreational management measures, the Commission and Council maintained status quo measures in federal waters and in state waters from Delaware to North Carolina. These include a 12.5 inch TL minimum size, 15 fish possession limit ...
  • thefishingwire.com
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  • 2/23/2017 8:16:00 AM
  • Fishing’s good during warm February
  • These warmer weekends make it hard to meet up with the Saltwater Fly Anglers of Delaware club at Lewes Harbor Marina,we would all rather be fishing. Yellow perch have made it into the tidal creeks and rivers. Anglers are doing well using minnows ...
  • delawarestatenews.net
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  • 2/23/2017 1:01:00 AM
  • South Jersey fishermen united against 2017 flounder regulations
  • Paul Thompson had a group of tog fishers from New Jersey and Delaware out with him Sunday aboard his Porgy IV party boat out of South Jersey Marina in Cape May. They coughed up a few extra coins for incentive, so Paul hauled them offshore for tog.
  • Press of Atlantic City
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  • 2/20/2017 10:07:00 PM
  • Almost time to go trout fishing downstate
  • Everything about downstate Delaware's trout fishing experience is man-made, from the fish that are brought in every year to the ponds where they are released. But opening day of the downstate trout season is still an anticipated event. The state Division .
  • Delaware Online
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  • 2/20/2017 7:10:00 PM
  • Awards remind anglers of N.J.'s fine fishing
  • Capt. Chris Gatley will talk about chunking for stripers, there will be Rizzo's Reptile Discovery, the Delaware Valley Raptor Trust and bass fishing in Lake Hopatcong and musky fishing. We go to the activities on the way home after the trout Pequest ...
  • Morris County Daily Record
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  • 2/19/2017 7:11:00 AM
  • Belt’s Beer Garden: Hare of the Dog(fish)
  • This week I have two beers from the Atlantic coast for you. One from Delaware and another from Georgia. I’ll work my way south and start with Delaware’s largest brewery: Dogfish Head. Dogfish Head is one of the nation’s biggest breweries. In fact ...
  • hustlebelt.com
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  • 2/17/2017 10:35:00 PM
  • The Fishing Line Feb. 15
  • This option means that New Jersey will operate under a three fish bag limit at 19 inches per fish for any ocean fishing. The Delaware Bay will operate under limits set at three fish at 18 inches. These regulations would be for a 128-day season. These ...
  • Cape May County Herald
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  • 2/15/2017 8:11:00 PM
  • Fish & Wildlife Natural Resources Police Blotter: Jan. 30
  • DOVER – To achieve public compliance through education and enforcement actions that help conserve Delaware’s fish and wildlife resources and ensure safe boating and public safety, Fish & Wildlife Natural Resources Police officers between Jan. 30-Feb ...
  • Press Release Point
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  • 2/10/2017 11:50:00 PM
  • DNRECs 2017 Delaware Fishing Guide and fishing rulers now available
  • DOVER – The Division of Fish & Wildlife’s 2017 Delaware Fishing Guide and fishing rulers have arrived, with distribution to fishing license agents throughout the state, including sporting goods, bait & tackle and hardware stores. Anglers also can pick ...
  • Press Release Point
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  • 2/8/2017 10:41:00 PM
  • Delaware closes bay to shell fishing due to sewage spill
  • Delaware has closed its Delaware Bay waters to shellfishing for three weeks because of a sewage spill. DelawareOnline said thousands of gallons of untreated wastewater flooded the St. Jones River, which empties into the bay, when repair of a force main in
  • Philadelphia Daily News
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  • 2/8/2017 9:47:00 AM
  • Pennsylvania: FBC Director Testifies on Pharmaceuticals in Waterways
  • Arway noted that the U.S. Geological Survey Fish Health Laboratory reported in 2013 that approximately 50 percent of male bass in the Delaware River had intersex condition, 10 percent in the Ohio River drainage were affected, and up to 100 percent of the .
  • thefishingwire.com
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  • 2/8/2017 8:17:00 AM

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