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November 2017

Earthquake Gives Delaware A Quick Shake

Not ten minutes ago the house shook for a few seconds, then a post pops up on Facebook, and then fifty more.  Meanwhile I am thinking was that an earthquake?  From PA to New Jersey and all over the state of Delaware it was…

Overfalls Lightship Towed Out of Lewes

Today I accompanied Captain Clarke Droney of Tow Boat US Indian River to the Lewes Canal.  He was assisting the Northstar 10 tugboat owned by Phil Risko and captained by Billy Fehn.  Hired to pull the Overfalls Lightship out…

Crab Pot Season Ends

You can still crab all year long in Delaware, just not with crab pots, handlines and the like are okay to use.  The season for crab pots ends November 30th and reopens on March first.  Time to pull the pots and get them…

Time For Some Seasonal Clamming

The seasonal clamming areas open on December first, time to make some clams casino!  These are the areas in yellow on the map that are closed during the summer due to high bacteria levels.  Right now the inland bays are really…

Where Are All The Striped Bass?

That is pretty much a daily question this time of year.  Another warm and cold beginning to winter. The water temperatures are dropping from the colder nights, but the sixty degree days are keeping them from dropping too fast. The water…