as of 12/6/22
Striped Bass - From surf - All local beaches, from Perth Amboy to Keansburg. Use bunker chunks, clams, worms and poppers. From boat -Troll under Highlands Bridge, front of Ammo Pier, Statue of Liberty, Verrazano Bridge and Outer Bridge with Mojo rigs, umbrella rigs and Stretch 25. Also jig with Nichols Ben Parker flutter spoons and drift eels.
Blackfish & Sea Bass - Shrewsbury Rocks, the Farms, Buoy #20, #42 rock piles and Old Orchard Light. Use green crabs and clams for blackfish; clams, squid strips and Epoxy jigs for sea bass.
Don't forget to register to fish.
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