Posts Categorized: Fishing
Emerald Isle Water Temperatures for June 2020
Surf had a Low of 73°, high of 79° with an average of 76.5°, a tad below normal. Sound had a Low of 70° and high of 84°(14° range) and an average of 78.4°. June surf temperatures were fairly flat with a very slight positive slope. Check out the graph, blue diamonds are the surf,… Read more »
Bogue Inlet boat channel survey, June 2020
Ocean Bar – https://saw-nav.usace.army.mil/INLETS/BOGUE/Bogue_Inlet_OB.pdf Connecting Channel from AIWW – https://saw-nav.usace.army.mil/INLETS/BOGUE/Bogue_Inlet_Inside.pdf
Drummy Beach Structure
Inside edge (beach facing) and drop-off of an outer sand bar. Above Sandbar at high tide with red and black drum and flounder feeding on the backdrop and in the slough. Anglers Mark Z and Marine Richard fishing the backside with blue crab pieces with a couple good days with black and red drum…. Read more »
Emerald Isle Water Temperatures for May 2020
Emerald Isle Water Temperatures for May 2020 Surf had a Low of 65°, high of 77° with an average of 69.7°, spot-on normal. Sound had a Low of 61° and high of 80°(19° range) and an average of 71.3°. May water temperatures climbed nicely through the month and a plot through the surf temperature data… Read more »
Planer Rig for light Tackle
Graphic by Richard Barton Article by Capt. Jerry Dilsaver Carolina Adventure 2002.
Trivial Colors…What Do Fish See?
Electromagnetic Spectrum Rainbow-What we see in the air What Happens Under Water Color at 65 Feet (AR 330) What Sciaenids (drum/croaker) See Silhouette-What FISH See, What WE See!
Emerald Isle Water Temperatures for April 2020
Surf had a Low of 57°, high of 68° with an average of 62.8°, very closet to normal. Sound had a Low of 56° and high of 69° and an average of 63.9°. April water temperatures climbed nicely through the month and a plot through the surf temperature data showed about 0.3°/day rise (slope of… Read more »
Atlantic Bonito/False Albacore Jigs
1) Kastmaster 3/4 oz. 2) Stingsilver 1 1/8 oz. 3) Stingsilver 3/8 oz. 4) Maria Jig 5) Crippled Herring 3/4 oz. 6) Thingma Jig 3/4 oz. 7) Tungsten Jig 1 oz. 8) Tungsten Jig 3/4 oz. 9) Diamond Jig 1 oz. 10) Clouser Glass Minnow Fly 11) Soft plastic 12) Not Shown: Yozuri Deep Divers… Read more »