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New Jersey Governor’s Surf Fishing Tournament To Be Held First Weekend of October

The annual Governor’s Surf Fishing Tournament is held on the first Sunday in October at Island Beach State Park. In 2008 it will be held on Sunday, October 5.  A variety of species are eligible for entry in the tournament each year. Overall length determines the winner. All fish must…


DNR Encourages Anglers To Take Part In Summer Flounder Survey

Annual Survey Runs Until October, Provides Valuable Management Data ANNAPOLIS, MD – With the summer fishing season underway, the Maryland Department of Natural Resources encourages anglers to participate in the Maryland Volunteer Angler Summer Flounder Survey to provide input to the management of one of the state’s valuable commercial and…


Registration Open Now for Becoming an Outdoors-Woman Program In Delaware Aug. 22-24

Come Ride the BOW wave!  Join Delaware Division of Fish & Wildlife’s staff at the 12th annual Becoming an Outdoors-Woman (BOW) program on Aug. 22, 23, and 24, 2008.  Registration spots are still available for interested participants who would love to ride the exciting BOW wave! While Becoming an Outdoors-Woman…


South Carolina Saltwater Fsihing Trends – 7/14/2008

Little River – Grand Strand – Charleston – Hilton Head – Beaufort – Tides – S.C. marine recreational fishing regulations (PDF file). Saltwater Fishing License site. Fishing trends courtesy www.SCFishingReport.com. Check the site for recent updates and detailed reports. Little River Spottail Bass: Good. Anglers are catching spottail bass along…


South Carolina Saltwater Fishing Trends – 7/7/2008

S.C. marine recreational fishing regulations (PDF file). Saltwater Fishing License site. Fishing trends courtesy www.SCFishingReport.com. Check the site for recent updates and detailed reports. Cherry Grove Pier: Whiting are biting well. Spots are also biting well and a few pompano were also reported. Use live or cut bait such as…


Successful San Francisco Bay Halibut Catch Triggers DFG Survey to Ensure Sustainable Fishery

The Department of Fish and Game (DFG) will monitor the San Francisco Bay halibut fishery to ensure that current regulations are protecting the species from overfishing. Recreational anglers and commercial hook-and-line fishermen are harvesting a higher than normal number of halibut from the bay for this time of year. “This…


Angler Trumps New State Record for African Pompano

A Mt. Pleasant angler has broken the saltwater marine game state record for an African pompano a mere 13 days after the 11 year record was recently trumped. Bryan Powell caught the 43 pound 8 ounce African pompano on Monday June 16th off the coast of Charleston near the Comanche…


NOAA: Seven Stocks Removed from Overfishing List, None Added

2007 status of U.S. fisheries report released NOAA announced today that seven stocks have been removed from the overfishing list and no new stocks added in their annual report to Congress on the status of fishing stocks. The report tracks both population levels and harvest rates for species caught in…


Public Meeting July 16 on National Saltwater Angler Registry

DURHAM, N.H. — A new national saltwater angler registry will go into effect on January 1, 2009.  To help inform saltwater anglers in New Hampshire about the upcoming change, the New Hampshire Fish and Game Department will sponsor a public informational meeting about the national registry on July 16, 2008,…


TPW Magazine July Issue Dives Into Gulf of Mexico

AUSTIN, Texas — As an ecosystem, the Gulf of Mexico functions on a global scale. At more than 579,000 square miles, it’s the ninth largest body of water in the world. The July issue of Texas Parks & Wildlife magazine offers an in-depth exploration of the gulf from a number…