Virginia Striper Fishing 'Rockfish' Coastal Virginia Stripers From May 1 through May 15, anglers are allowed to keep one striped bass per person measuring a minimum of 32 inches. Joined Jun 25, 2014 Messages 14,181 Likes 6,702. Starting in the Bay State, most of the migratory fish have left the oceanfront by now, but that doesn’t mean your striper options are gone. Click Here for The Striper Forums Rockfish, Striper, Linesider. The action peaks in June and continues well into July. Alabama Coosa River = Spawning stripers Self sustaining population. oppressed. The previous Alabama record for striped bass was caught by Charles Totty on the Tallapoosa River in 1959. ''More like the ocean than a lake,'' I said, but the guide, recommended as one of the best striped-bass … A fishing site dedicated to your favorite fish, the Striped Bass . R. robjax. Joined Sep 17, 2014 Messages 626 Likes 442. Thanks to strict conservation efforts instituted in the 1980s, recent years have produced an explosion in the region's striper population. Hybrid Striped Bass fishing record 25 lbs 15 oz -- 9/13/96 Sipsey Fork E. H. Hodges/Chelsea Alabama Saltwater Striper … Check out our guide to fishing in the Charles River. Heath Haley, a fisheries biologist with the Alabama Division of Wildlife and Freshwater Fisheries (WFF), measured Bramlett’s fish shortly after it was caught. Eric Wu was fishing below the Harvard Bridge with his brother, Albert, when he hooked the big holdover striper on a swimming plug. It weighed 55 pounds. CBS Boston reports on a Harvard graduate student that caught a 25-pound striped bass while fishing the lower Charles River on Feb. 21, 2018. In water colder than that they tend to hold deep or keep moving until they find warmer water. Reactions: quincy and Sparkey. Estuaries, rivers, shallow bays, and areas artificially warmed by, say, power plants, are places where you can expect to find a … Feb 23, 2018 #3/28 9 0 0. After … Rating - 100%. The white bass is one of the most important game fish in Missouri’s large impoundments. Harvard Grad Student Catches 25-Pound Striped Bass In Charles River . And the favorite summertime quarry in the Sound is striped bass. IN the open bass boat, we were taking a beating in the wind. NES Member. Scoff if you will, but expert anglers know that the river’s lower basin is a bastion for sport fishing. I spoke to James Jewkes who said there are small bass to be had in spots like Boston Harbor around the Charles River and on up to the Mystic River dam throughout much of the winter months. Rating - 100%. 9 0 0. It is most closely related to yellow and striped bass … Striped bass are most active in water 52 degrees Fahrenheit and above. 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