Last Licks For Fish And Fillets - 27 East

Last Licks For Fish And Fillets

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A happy Theo Zmach of Westhampton shows off a limit of blackfish caught off Shinnecock aboard the Hampton Lady last week.

A happy Theo Zmach of Westhampton shows off a limit of blackfish caught off Shinnecock aboard the Hampton Lady last week. Capt. James Foley

George Pharoah of Sag Harbor helped this 10.4-pound blackfish mug for the camera then set him free, while fishing aboard the Blue Fin IV charter boat off Montauk recently.

George Pharoah of Sag Harbor helped this 10.4-pound blackfish mug for the camera then set him free, while fishing aboard the Blue Fin IV charter boat off Montauk recently. Capt. Michael Potts/Blue Fin IV

Surf anglers like Jessica Lobosco got a chance to kiss the striped bass goodbye before this week's noreaster, which could spell the end of striper fishing for 2019 on the South Fork.

Surf anglers like Jessica Lobosco got a chance to kiss the striped bass goodbye before this week's noreaster, which could spell the end of striper fishing for 2019 on the South Fork. Stephen Lobosco

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In the Field

  • Publication: East Hampton Press
  • Published on: Dec 2, 2019
  • Columnist: Michael Wright
This is a tough week for sportsmen. Waterfowl season is on one-week hiatus, so of course we get two days of spectacular waterfowling weather that also basically shut down the... more

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Lackluster Waterfowling And Few Fishing Prospects

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This Sunday Is Striper Day

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Last Chance For Sea Bass

It is buckle-down time for fishermen. The fishery is waning, and with the closing of ... 16 Dec 2019 by Michael Wright

Protecting Big Fish Means Catching Big Fish

I visited a friend who fishes for redfish in the Louisiana marsh, last week, and ... 10 Dec 2019 by My27east

Stripers Skedaddle, But Blackfish In Abundance

The striped bass are pulling a fast one on us. The huge numbers of schoolie ... 22 Nov 2019 by My27east

Small Bass But Lots Of Them

You have to admit, while veteran striped bass anglers spend an awful lot of time ... 18 Nov 2019 by My27east

Cold Snap Is A Reminder That Duck Season Is Around The Corner

I heard the first unseen flock of snow geese fly over my house in the ... 12 Nov 2019 by My27east

The Era Of The Striped Bass Slot Limit Is Here

Well, a lot of us got what we wished for from the Atlantic States Marine ... 5 Nov 2019 by My27east

UPDATE: Striped Bass Slot Limit Coming In 2020

UPDATE: Thursday 4 p.m. Federal fisheries regulators have announced that they will impose a slot-limit ... 25 Oct 2019 by My27east

Stripers Surrounding South Fork

Storm-tossed seas have continued to plague fishing efforts, but in between the heaves the fish ... 22 Oct 2019 by Staff Writer
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