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Weekly fishing reports for the surf and tidal waters of Delaware.

Maryland Fishing Report – August 14

Maryland Fishing Report – August 14 MD DNR ... August 14, 2019 Photo by Michael Carr No matter how seasoned one is as a fishermen, catching a noteworthy fish brings out excitement that is too often suppressed deep within us. Our daily trials can take a toll on our sense of childlike fun. This photo made me smile and caused me to
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Cuda Been A WMO Contender Now You’re Dinner

Barracuda caught off the coast of Maryland and Delaware during the White Marlin Open The Gulf Stream brings us many strange, unusual, rare, vicous, and tasty fish visitors. Once in a while we see a catch like this barracuda. The other day Stephen Paris and his boys were fishing the White Marlin Open when they managed to troll up a little
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It Finally Happened

Identifying Fish Can Be Hilarious Online Especially When It Happens To Be a Banded Rudderfish I have been waiting a long time for this day, and laughing for a half hour. That moment someone sends you a fish ID question and it actually is a banded rudderfish. For those in the know, this is funny because, the standard answer for any fish ID
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Free Bait On The Beach Gnome What I Mean

There is a lot of peanut bunker are being pushed up close to the shore, and washing up on the beach. They are also easy to cast net or snag. No idea what is pushing them in so close. Dolphin, skate, shark, flounder, cobia, bluefish, or Spanish mackerel. It could be everything out there is pushing the bunker. They could even be just
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Maryland Fishing Report – August 7

MD DNR ... August 7, 2019 Photo by Eric Packard Just like us humans, fish are seeking relief from the summer heat wherever they can find it, and some fish are more tolerant of high temperatures than others. Many anglers have chosen to curtail fishing for striped bass in the Chesapeake Bay this month and are enjoying other fishing
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Delaware Fishing Report July 7th

Crooked Hammock Brewery Actively Fishing Lager and Beach Escape Session IPA seasonal craft beers Today is the middle of summer, Wednesday, August 7th at 7:52 a.m. Eastern Time is the exact mid point of summer. As of this morning we have lost 63 minutes of daylight since the first day of summer, June 21st. Daylight has been getting shorter
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Bluefishing Is On Point

The other night Jeff Purdy and the gang hit the inlet and wore out the bluefish. "The boys were having a blast reeling in fish after fish after fish. " ... Jeff Purdy "The next day went to the surf and they were killing it there with spot." Anthony Purdy and Ticen Willey banging up spot in the surf That action has been on fire for a
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Spring Fishing Has Been Great This Year

Masseys Ditch temperatures have been holding nicely and fluctuating consistently. You can use the temperature indicator to tell the tide in the ditch, Lowest temperature is high tide, highest temperature is low tide. The charts are in real time. The weather is awesome, well it hasn't rained in a few days so there is that. The pollen
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Fishing Has Been Good When It Is On

Welcome to May gang!  The fishing is off the hook, the Delmarva Outdoors Expo was amazing, and the May The Fish Be With You surf fishing tournament is this weekend.  DSF has the best tournaments!  We have our own beer for this tourney compliments of Iron Hill Brewery, when you get your own beer you know you've made it, I have heard tell. There is
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Somebody Caught A Bluefish Now What Should You Do

Matt Dammeyer was high hook this morning with this nice big bluefish. ( May 2017) This has been the question of the week/month/year. Are the bluefish going to show up and when? Beats me we haven't gotten their itinerary yet is usually my answer.No one ever knows exactly when, that is a guess at best. Over the last three years it has been around
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