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ASMFC Addendum V to Amendment 6 Voted Down 10-5

Yesterday the Atlantic States Marine Fisheries Commission debated on whether or not an increase in striped bass harvest of about 10% should be allowed for next year. [...]

May 11, 2017 Conservation, FEATURE STORY, News, Slide

Farmed striped bass to hit the East End of Long Island

While fish farming is already taking place in local waters, Manna Fish Farms will become the first company to farm fish in federal waters off the east coast of the United States. [...]

April 27, 2017 News, RECENT, Slide

Fissues.org seeks to inform and engage NE and Mid-Atlantic fishermen

We need fisheries management – from regional regulations to federal law and policy – to benefit the people and communities that rely on healthy oceans [...]

April 21, 2017 Conservation, FEATURE STORY, News, Slide

Coming Soon: Stripers in the skinny water

Soon it will be blissed out peaceful mornings on the flats of Long Island for 2 months of the coolest fishing I have found to date. [...]

April 5, 2017 FEATURE STORY, Fly Fishing, Slide

Is commercial squid fishing damaging the MA striper fishery?

An aggregation of commercial, small-mesh bottom trawls off the coast of Massachusetts could be ruining a historically significant striped bass fishery. [...]

January 24, 2017 RECENT, Slide, Uncategorized

Tips and Tactics: The nuclear option for winter stripers

The most successful winter bass fishermen target warm-water discharges near electrical power plants, water treatment facilities and other industrial sites. [...]

January 20, 2017 FEATURE STORY, Slide, Tips & Tactics

Doing The Right Thing: Menhaden Recovery – Stay the Course

Restoring the Atlantic Seaboard wildlife to even a semblance of its former abundance has everything to do with allowing fish and birds to eat. Stay the course ASMFC [...]

October 24, 2016 Doing The Right Thing, FEATURE STORY, Slide

Pew Trust: 10 reasons to maintain the Atlantic menhaden catch limit in 2017

The current quotas leave hundreds of millions more menhaden in the Atlantic to become food for fish, seabirds, and mammals. [...]

August 1, 2016 Conservation, RECENT, Slide, Take Action

At The Vise: Cinder Worm

If you live in the Northeast and have salt water creeks nearby, there is a good chance that cinder worms come spilling out on the night time falling tides on the summer moons. [...]

July 8, 2016 At The Vise, RECENT, Slide, Videos

At The Vise: Popovics’ Bob’s Banger

Bob's contributions to the sport are extensive. The banger is just one of these contributions. We are still counting the species that love this pattern. [...]

May 10, 2016 At The Vise, FEATURE STORY, Flies, Fly Fishing, Fly Tying, Slide, Videos