Weekly Fishing Report, Turkey

Maine Black Bear season opens Aug.25 Best time of the year for nice big Catfish. Narragansett Bay is loaded with Anchovies now! Cape Cod Canal is very good at Dawn and Dusk with White Atoms Poppers,White Pencil Poppers,Sebile Majic Swimmers or Polaris-style Poppers, 17,000 Catfish were stocked in Conn. Great on the Grill ! Live line a Bluegill around a Dam or downed tree collecting rip-rap.Striper Bass are moving up the coast and up to fifty pounds.Best bet with all the bait here is a Red or Black" Tube and Worm", slow troll or drift with a sock if windy. Blue Crabbing is now on ! Put some seaweed in the bucket to stop them from killing each other. Start planning for the fall runs of Stripers and the Salmon in Pulaski, New York
Candlewood Lakes, Conn. is in top 50 in the Country. 50/50 chance of a 5lb Smallie or Largemouth ! Take a Kid Fishing !
Tautog season is open in the Mass. R.I.Conn 16 inch limit, Scup opened May 1st till Dec.31st, 2014 all tri-state region. Black Sea Bass is now open in all three states,13 inch,R.I and Conn.and 14 inch in Mass. and Fluke starts now too in the Tri-States. Check you're abstracts .Lobster at the pier in Newport,Fresh or Cooked.
Still a lot of nice Fluke around Goat Island Newport at night. I harvested a nice bucket of Mussels last week for a change from Steamers.
Striper fishing around Block Island is really heating up. Largemouth Bass are now attacking top water lures at night. Black Jitter bugs 3/8ths or 5/8ths oz, broken back or regular Wayne