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September 2019

Bull Red Drum Are On The Move

A few nights ago Dave Moore was fishing Maryland and landed three bull red drum. That is good news, they are a little early according to some, but to Dave, right on time. He sent me a few pictures the other night ... "I picked up a few reds for the season already, a lot of people don't think they are here yet." I'll be right there was my
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First Seal Sighting Of The Season

This past Friday at the point Suzanne Martin saw a seal in the rip off the point. "He is hanging out where I want to fish. He is watching me….like girl, what you got in that cooler…." I went to the point to get a good picture, then that kayaker in distress took up our attention. That is another story. Been a crazy weekend with seals,
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War On The Shore Update

This weekend is War On The Shore in Cape Henlopen State Park. The weather is going to be a little rough I am seeing. Not much we can do about that. Packet pick up starts today to Friday, at Icehouse Bait and Tackle 11 AM to 7 PM. You can still sign up at the shop or online until Friday. Calcutta for the bluefish at $20 will be collected
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The Damn Fly Meter There’s An App For That

How Bad Are The Flies At The Beach Today, What Is The DFM? Probably the most popular or asked question on every locals page coast wide. How bad are the flies at the beach today? Those gnarly biting black marsh flies. We all know a west wind is the worst for conditions and the DFM will be a 10. DFM, if you aren't in the know is Damn
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Indoor Shooting Range Coming To Millsboro, Delaware

LONG AWAITED INDOOR SHOOTING RANGE SET FOR EARLY WINTER 2020 OPENING MILLSBORO, DE. (September 19, 2019) – Range Time shooting range, a 15,000 square foot facility located at 38531 Parker Road in Millsboro, is scheduled to open to the public in the early Winter of 2020.  The range is conveniently located 5 miles east of Route 50, 9 miles west
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Delaware Fishing Report September 26

Fishing Report for Delaware waters and area surf fishing beaches Welcome to fall, loving those ninety degree days! It is much cooler now, beautiful at night, and dropping water temperatures. Anglers reminisce of days gone by of fall striped bass runs. The back in the day stories get better every year. Some think this
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OC Reef Foundation Reef Report

Greetings All,Did a couple reef monitoring trips this year with world-class underwater videographer Nick Caloyianis. This last trip I was also fortunate to have friend of reef building and life-long diver, Capt Ted Green along.With nearly zero visability nearshore along the Maryland coast, we slipped off a bit further to Monk’s Reef at the Great
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Maryland Fishing Report – Sept. 25

Maryland DNR Fishing Report – Sept. 25 Travis Long and Justin Beam quickly hold up a pair of huge red drum before slipping them back into the bay. Photo courtesy of Travis Long As summer slips into history and we step into fall, there is a lot of exciting fishing in Maryland. Trout fishermen are getting ready for the fall stocking
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Beach Clean Up Trash, Treasures, And Tacos

The last Tuesday beach clean up was this morning at Keybox beach to Faithful Steward crossing into coin beach. We stopped short for the heavy equipment working on the northside beach. We will resume this Sunday and start weekend clean ups. We like to do the weekends in the off season, it is easier for many to participate. Next weekend will
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