April 19, 2015
Avalon Hodge Podge Bait & Tackle
Art from Perkasie, PA reported catching Two 25” bass were caught on the beach using clam and said there were lots of snapper blues as well! Others fishing with green crabs off the 8th street jetty and TI Bridge had some short tog. Water temps are warming and the fish are getting more and more active. Despite the clean water in the back bay, there doesn’t seem to be much bait there and the fishing is still slow.
Spring hours are 7am-6pm everyday.
- Fluke season 5/22-9/26 18″ & 5 fish
- Sea Bass 12.5″ with the following seasons:
15 fish 5/27-6/30
2 fish 7/1-7/31
15 fish 10/22-12/31
- Stripers NO CLOSED SEASON
1 fish 28″ – 42″ & 1 fish 43″+
NOW ABOUT THE BONUS TAG PROGRAM…
(This in on the Governor’s desk and probably will not take effect for another 3-4 wks)
You will be allowed 1 fish 24″ – 27″ and the season will be restricted to
*** IT IS VERY IMPORTANT THAT THOSE OF YOU WHO ARE USING THE BONUS TAGS MUST FILL THEM OUT COMPLETELY AND SEND THEM IN RIGHT AWAY! As the bonus quota allowance is actually taken out of the COMMERCIAL quota if we don’t report the usage of these tags WE WILL LOOSE THE PROGRAM AND THAT QUOTA WILL REVERT BACK TO THE COMMERCIAL SIDE! ****
Furthermore, they are being VERY STRICT about the abuse of this program where that if you do not fill them out completely and immediately after catching the fish, they WILL BAN YOU FOR LIFE in obtaining another bonus tag!