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May 2015

Rehoboth Ocean Outfall Bond Referendum

From John Weber of Surfrider Foundation ... Folks, Last week a Facebook Event was made for the May 15th Public Hearing in Rehoboth Beach about the bond referendum. This is a great idea.  What is not great is that no one has said they are going and invited others. https://www.facebook.com/events/1431797787123905/  Please see that event,…
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When Will Blues Change Up For Striped Bass

Well it has been three solid days of hammering bluefish.  The boats are getting into them in the harbor at Cape Henlopen.  It is not hard to tell where the fish are just follow the boats.  We were fishing the chum slick of a head boat yesterday and it was almost unfair.  Every cast was a slammer bluefish, largest was 36 inches and…
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Fishing Report, All Good News

The blues are still hot for action, you just have to find them.  I know we said a week ago they had left, but the fish left the ocean surf in heavy numbers and moved into the back bays, Broadkill River and went up the Delaware Bay beaches.  They did not leave Delaware waters, and they are as far north as New York right now.   Just to…
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Banging The Big Drum in Delaware

The big drum made an appearance the other day and as of last night the catches have increased exponentially.  Fresh clam is the bait of choice and you can find the Black drum from Broadkill Beach to Bowers Beach.  You boaters will need to look in the usual spots at the coral beds.  For the most part they are hitting on the top of…
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MONKEYSEA’S BLACK ‘N BLUEFISH

MONKEYSEA’S BLACK ‘N BLUEFISH Bob Jones With chopper blues making an unusual inshore appearance this spring, you might be looking for a new recipe that will work with fillets that tend to be a bit on the oily side.  One of my favorite recipes for bluefish is borrowed from the Caribbean, where hot and spicy are standard fare. 4 fresh…
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Weekend fishing report

The storm we had last night is producing some heavy waves this morning and into tomorrow.  Fishing will be doable but just hard to hold bottom in the surf.  Maybe the north-east winds will push some fish into the beaches.  Otherwise aside from skate dogs and the occasional puffers and short striped bass the surf has been quiet.  The…
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