From Bags To Benches

DNREC to Have One Ton of Plastic Bags Made into Benches Dover (April 15, 20210 ... In honor of Earth Month, Gov. John Carney joined Department of Natural Resources and Environmental Control Secretary Shawn Garvin on April 15 to tour the facility where Delaware State Parks will have 15 benches made from excess plastic bags. The new pilot
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Delaware Surf Fishing Report

It is time to hit the suds for spring surf fishing in Delaware and Assateague It doesn't take long, but when spring fishing springs, it goes off.  We wait and we wait and we wait.  You hear a rumor of a big fish, then another.  Then, you see a picture, could that be real?  Is that really a Delaware Beach? Black drum run is on and just got
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The Delaware Surf Fishing Tag Voucher Pick Up Show

The vouchers for Delaware surf fishing tags were quickly handed out this morning, and the show up to that was fun, for some. The Delaware surf tag voucher It was early last night and the lines started in the parks that would allow vehicles to sit and wait. Brandywine State Park was turning cars away. People are messaging our pages
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People Lining Up For Surf Tag Vouchers Overnight

The Delaware State Park Surf Tag Vouchers Are Handed out Tomorrow. The question of the day has been what time should I get in line for this surf tag voucher. About a dozen people are already at some of the parks at the moment. So I would say right about now into the early morning. I honestly don't know about spending the night in my
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NOAA Launches First National Rip Current Forecast Model

Surf Anglers take advantage of this rip current forecast model. Below is the press release from NOAA about the National Rip Current Forecast Model. Great for helping lifeguards, boaters, swimmers, and beach towns for water safety. This will also be a great tool for surf anglers. We fish cuts, but prefer rip currents. The more gnarly
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Mag Towing Beach Recovery Crew To The Rescue

Do not drive through the swales, especially the ones full of water.. This is a jeep thing I will never understand. Just because you may have seen it on the Toyota commercial shot in Delaware Seashore stat park. You can't drive through the water on Delaware beaches. I mean you can to a degree, but yeah, no. You damn sure don't drive
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Be Careful Surf Fishing In Fog

The worst sunburns happen when you least expect them Today it was foggy at the beach. It feels great, nice and cool. That is a lie. While it may feel great while surf fishing, you are being cooked by UV rays and you can't even feel it. Much like ants under a magnifying glass. By the time you do realize it, way too late. You're
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New Surf Structure And Northern Kingfish

The surf has new structure that will not last long After every heavy wave event the surf area gets carved up and that new structure lasts for a short time, but produces fish.. The surf was wide today, we found some nice cuts on Cape. Ones that we usually fish, but today they were really pronounced. Cut draining back into the ocean
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Striped Bass Incidental Catches Are Legal In Delaware

The new circle hook law for striped bass is confusing some anglers You're fishing for black drum, you have an offset circle hook with clam. These are not legal for targeting striped bass, however you're drum fishing. You catch a keeper striped bass. The question has been, can anglers keep the legal keeper striped bass even though the
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Pilot Program Delaware Surf Fishing Off-Peak Tags

Delaware State Parks has a new off-peak weekday surf tag. I like this idea and have said for years parks needs either a three day or week long surf tag. This weekday pass is cheaper and allows anglers to surf fish the weekdays when you can actually catch fish. Now we just need to limit he vehicles out here so the beaches don't keep getting
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