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Maryland Fishing Report Week of July 8th, 2020

7/10/2020 by US Harbors

By Keith Lockwood. This is a marvelous time of year to enjoy Maryland’s outdoors, and recreational crabbing is just one way to get onto the quiet tidal creeks and rivers of the Chesapeake Bay. Fishing the Chesapeake Bay is a time-honored tradition. While anglers often set their sights on striped… SEE MORE

Bay Scallop Season Opens July 17 in Pasco County

7/10/2020 by US Harbors

The 2020 recreational bay scallop season for Pasco County opens Friday, July 17 and will remain open through Sunday, July 26. This region includes all state waters south of the Hernando – Pasco county line and north of the Anclote Key Lighthouse in northern Pinellas County, and includes all waters of the Anclote… SEE MORE

10 Alluring Michigan Boating Spots Perfect for a Day on the Water

7/8/2020 by US Harbors

Michigan is a national center of classic boating, a hobby understood by simple geography alone—if not also by a summer climate perfect for outdoor pursuits. In the Mitten, you are never more than six miles from the nearest body of water. The state is home to the Great Lakes and… SEE MORE

Ohio Fishery Experts Deem Lake Erie #1 in World for Walleye

7/8/2020 by US Harbors

BY D’arcy Egan. They come in droves before the morning light, and they’re often gone before the sun sets. They’re anglers, arriving from all around the country, eager to test Lake Erie’s waters and catch a six-fish daily bag limit of the big lake’s legendary walleye. It is an experience… SEE MORE

Acoustic Array Detects 4 Great White Sharks Off Block Island

7/8/2020 by US Harbors

By Paul Edward Parker. The Atlantic Shark Institute announced Wednesday that it has detected four great white sharks in the waters off Block Island. The institute discovered the sharks using an array of seven acoustics receivers set up as part of a long-term study of shark activity near the island,… SEE MORE


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Cape Cod Commercial Fishermen's Alliance Hooker's Ball XIX

Cape Cod Canal, Buzzards Bay, MA August 1 @ 6:00 PM - 10:00 PM

Big plans are already under way for the summer event you won't want to miss!  Check back here for more details in the coming months. The Hookers Ball is an annual event that takes place each summer. It is an exceptional evening with fresh-from-the-boat seafood and delicious drinks, fantastic music… SEE MORE

National Hard Crab Derby

Crisfield, MD September 2 - September 6

Crisfield's National Hard Crab Derby is an annual Labor Day weekend event. The unique crab themed festival features crab races, crab cooking and picking contests, carnival rides, arts and crafts, vendors, live entertainment, beauty pageants, a parade, fireworks and more. SEE MORE

Hampton Beach Seafood Festival

Hampton, NH September 11 - September 13

With Ocean Boulevard closed to vehicular traffic, a safe and enjoyable seaside pedestrian promenade is formed. The Hampton Beach Seafood Festival has been acclaimed as "One of the Top 100 Events in North America", by the American Bus Association for many years! Event attendance is now estimated as exceeding 150,000!… SEE MORE

Hawaii Fish and Dive Expo

Honolulu, HI October 24 - October 25

The Hawaii Fish and Dive EXPO brings the best brands in the sport of fishing and diving to Hawaii. Featuring over 100 vendors from diving, fishing, boating, hunting, marine accessories, ocean-related apparel, and other outdoor lifestyle companies offering the best deals for the fall and holiday giving. Some of the… SEE MORE

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