Summer fishing fun in the sun
Jul31

Summer fishing fun in the sun

  Well that didn’t take long and now we have another heat wave.  I was enjoying the fall foreshadow days and evenings, but it is still the dead of summer.   One day away from August, and one month away from Labor Day Weekend, which for many of us is when summer vacation starts.  So far the crowded beaches have been tolerable this summer, mostly due to the open beaches at Gordons pond and Herring point.  If that area were...

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Kalmar Nyckel arrived in Lewes today
Jul30

Kalmar Nyckel arrived in Lewes today

  The Kalmar Nyckel arrived in Lewes this afternoon, and will be here until September 7th.  This is Delaware’s Tall ship and is always a very educational ride and adventure.  Public sails start on August 4th, and for one day only, August 16, she will be sailing from Wilmington’s Dravo Plaza at the Riverfront.  Costs are $60 for adults and $40 for children ages 17 and under.  I am taking a couple of trips this year I...

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Offshore Fishing in Delaware on Jet Skis
Jul30

Offshore Fishing in Delaware on Jet Skis

  The other day I received a picture from Rob Jones, ” This is my crew and I fishing DB buoy on our Jet Skis”.  I have seen people go out front and fish in small jon boats to pontoon boats, but not a Jet Ski.  So of course I message back that is crazy, but how do I know you are at DB buoy?  The picture was just the open ocean in the back ground.  So he sends a picture of the Jet Skis next to … DB buoy.  My...

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Once in a  Blue Moon
Jul30

Once in a Blue Moon

  Our Full Moon Friday night will be a blue moon, that is when a month has two full moons.  A full moon occurs roughly every 29.5 days and on the rare occasions when the full moon falls at the very beginning of a month there is a good chance a Blue Moon will occur at the end of the month.  The moon will not however be colored blue, that only occurs if there is dust or smoke particles in the atmosphere from a forest fire or...

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New Jersey Reopens Bonus Striped Bass Program
Jul29

New Jersey Reopens Bonus Striped Bass Program

The Striped Bass Bonus Program (SBBP) closed on May 1, 2015 and will reopen September 1, 2015. Detailed information about new SBBP procedures, including permits and reporting will be provided through various outlets including this webpage as soon as they become available. All current permit holders received notice that the old 2015 permits are no longer valid and will automatically receive a new permit prior to September 1, 2015....

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Protecting our Indian River group seeks the public’s help
Jul29

Protecting our Indian River group seeks the public’s help

Hello, My name is Jay Meyer and our group is looking to stop pollution in the Indian River in Millsboro, Delaware. W are looking for support from our email friends and others .  Our group Protecting our Indian River needs to raise $7500 for lawyer fees to appeal a decision to the Supreme Court of the State of Delaware. Industrial pollution affects us all especially if it affects our rivers and streams and if you live in New Castle...

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