Ian Crowley

Saltwater, Stripers & Blues

Massachusetts 2014 Commercial Striped Bass Regulations Announced

Massachusetts’ 2014 commercial striped bass season regulations were announced yesterday, revealing sweeping changes from the 2013 commercial striper season. Stricter regulations are also accompanied by a brand new striped bass tagging program for primary buyers, ensuring that all commercially caught stripers are accounted for until after their sale at retail seafood businesses and restaurants. Read more →

Saltwater, Tuna & Offshore

962-pound Bluefin Tuna Possible New Hampshire State Record

The New Hampshire state record for bluefin tuna was shattered last Tuesday when Captains Garth Morin, Bruce DelleChiaie and Rick Green landed a 962-pound bluefin while fishing at Jeffrey’s Ledge aboard the Salt Shaker out of New Castle, NH . Captain Green battled the fish for more than 3.5 hours before they were finally able to bring the monstrous tuna aboard the boat. Read more →