Latest Update: April 1, 2009
Next Update: April 8, 2009
Ocean Side Fishing Report
There is not a whole lot to report from the beaches or inlet areas of Ocean City this week. The water is getting warmer though each week and there have been scattered reports of a few tautog being caught at the Ocean City Inlet area. There are tautog out on the wreck sites and the few boats that have been making the run out to the wrecks have been catching some big ones. The cold water at the wreck sites unfortunately insures that there are plenty of spiny dogfish to bother baits but they’re part of the neighborhood.
Real-time water information for selected points in the Coastal Bay
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A Couple of Closing Notes...
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fishing/crabbing photos and trip information. Send your photos via E-mail by the
following Monday in order to be included in the next update. The file should be
in .jpg format with the longest side sized at 600 pixels. Please keep the file
size under one megabyte if possible. The photo should clearly depict the angler(s), fish, and ethical
handling practices. For information on ethical angling practices please
reference the Catch and Release information located at URL:
Include the following information:
Weight/length of catch
If anyone in your picture is under 18
years of age, we must have a
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