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August 2012 Blog Posts (41)

Fri. Aug. 31, 2012: Kingfish keep coming; Shark Bites Shark; GoPro or go home; Marijuana mastermind -- or not

Via Dante Soriente. Mike and his family hammered the kings today with a dozen and a half, 6 bluefish, a few…

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Added by jaymann on August 31, 2012 at 1:09pm — No Comments

Aug. 30, 2012 -- World's Oldest Message in Bottle; Coffee-ing Fish to Death

 

Ted M. says it all: "18" fluke from the surf this morning..will be a great "shore" lunch..caught tons of kings and spots as well..beautiful morning…

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Wed. August 29, 2012 ... Help BL Memorial Fund

Austin and pops first cast Dad hooks up. They were 18 and 19 inches.…

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Aug 30, 2012 : A Sad Delay for Holgate Reopening; Sailing Off After a Bash-and-Run



By JAY MANN | …
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Added by jaymann on August 28, 2012 at 8:55pm — No Comments

HOLGATE DELAYED OPENING -- update

 

 

HOLGATE DELAYED OPENING: While many of us were fired up – to the point of spontaneous combustion – in anticipation of this coming Saturday’s grand…

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Bad news for mobile anglers -- Holgate opening delayed a week due to erosion. Double drat. More in daily report.

Bad news for mobile anglers -- Holgate opening delayed a week due to erosion. Double drat. More in daily report.

Added by jaymann on August 28, 2012 at 11:11am — 2 Comments

Monday August 27, 2012: Blowfish in hiding, Bury Black Coyote at Wounded Knee.

"It's close. Make sure to press the tail down before measuring ..."

Monday, August 27, 2012: Tricky day out there. From sun to thunder – and the t-storms could present a challenge until closing…

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Sunday Aug. 26, 2012 -- Rain for the holiday weekend? Think positively "No."

 

(Above) What a look before release.

 

Sunday, August 26, 2012: Imagine already thinking ahead to next weekend…

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Sat. Aug. 25, 12 Kinda wavy out there.

My favorite Swahili saying: "Don't insult the crocodile until you've crossed the river -- Or until you group-speared the sucker."

Saturday, August 25, 2012:…

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Friday August 24, 2012 -- Ouchie

“Hey, there’s no size limit and no bag limit, so I shot the bugger.”

 

Friday, August 24, 2012:

This is a tad odd, getting this many low-wind days in succession. Even when there is a breeze, it’s blowing easterly. What we still have are some sizeable ground swells – even though I’m…

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Thur. Aug, 23, 2012

The Brant Beach whale doesn't want to get too popular…

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Wed, Aug. 22, 2012

 Early swallow return -- and a sure sign of Holgate days ... photo Ray Fisk. 

Wednesday, August 22, 2012:

Boy is that a sweet looking ocean out there. Sure, there’s a…

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Added by jaymann on August 22, 2012 at 1:30pm — No Comments

WEEKLY WORKOUT -- AUGUST 22

 

A Hankerin’ For Holgate:

Sharks Every Whichaway 

 

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Sunday, August 19, 2012

A feast in the wings. Time to put a nail on top of the bulkhead to help the skinning process. Via Fishermen's HDQ. 

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 Sunday, Aug. 19,…

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Sat. August, 18, 2012

Gaggle-tooth shark, a.k.a sand tiger.

You can skip to this column in 5 … 4 …  3 …  2 … 1.

Whadda ya mean I’ve been on YouTube too long? It’s educational. And I get…

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Fri. August 17, 2012 -- Holgate happenings as Holgate's opening approaches

HEADIN' TO HOLGATE ... SOON 

 

Friday, August 17, 2012: As forecast, the southerlies have kicked in with fairly typical summer aplomb, gusting into the…

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August 16, 2012 -- Gorgeous day and locusts

Thursday, August 16, 2012: This day is in the running for the finest of the summer: mild, dry, light winds, 75-degree ocean, singing locusts.

To me, the strangely lonesome, oft-protracted whine of a high-treed 17-year locust is the ultimate sound of…

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BRING OUT YOUR SICK – STRIPERS

IF YOU HAVE TIME – PLEASES READ

 

Anyone coming across smaller bass with infections please let me know.…

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Added by jaymann on August 16, 2012 at 1:30pm — No Comments

Important striped bass reads ----

 

 

IMPORTANT STRIPED BASS READ WRITTEN BY DOUG FRASER: 

[Cape Cod Times] By Doug Fraser - August 15, 2012 - 



Warming water temperatures might be causing an increase in the number of striped bass that have lesions from a viral or…

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Added by jaymann on August 15, 2012 at 12:50pm — No Comments

August 14, 2012: Whirlie to the south; glowing sandcrabs; concerns over undersized fluke; Graham family outing

 

 



Tuesday, August 14, 2012: Decent fishing conditions for a good chunk of the day, though pressure was kinda light.

 

A fizzling line of…

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Added by jaymann on August 14, 2012 at 8:30pm — No Comments

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