Saltwater Fishing Reports
Saltwater Fishing Reports posted by saltwater charters, guides and everyday deep sea fishing enthusiasts. Find out what's biting or what lures are hot right now. Stay one step ahead of fish and check out our daily updated
Saltwater fishing reports. Post your own reports and keep your fellow anglers informed on what fish are biting. Also share a little know how by using our Fishing Reports submission form to post some saltwater tips. At Fintalk we encourage you to post reports so all Fin Talk anglers can get information that will help them have a successful day on the water. Whether it's striper, marlin, or tuna, if you have a report you can post it right here on FinTalk Saltwater Fishing Reports.
UPDATE - Fall striper fishing is just around the corner and we will be ready with plenty of striper reports.
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Saltwater Fishing Articles
Can't wet a line or go fishin today? Perfect time to catch-up on current saltwater fishing news or read a few
saltwater fishing articles. Because Fintalk.com has all around sportsmen we offer more than just fish articles. We also have
hunting articles and
conservation articles that address a wide range of topics.
What ever current recreational outdoors sports issues are we will bring you headlines that sportsmen find interesting. For instance, our saltwater fishing articles are based on a wide range of topics from recent fishing records to fish re-stocking efforts. These are important topics you can be informed about when you checkout Fintalk.com's saltwater fishing articles and sportsmen's news!
Saltwater Fishing Articles
Freshwater and Saltwater Bottom Fishing
: Mar. 3, 2015 Bottom Fishing -
One of the easiest types of fishing is bottom fishing, and it’s also very productive. Many fish species prowl along the bottom of a river, lake, pond, or the ocean in search of food. This method of angling doesn’t require a lot of work or strategic moves. It uses a fish’s natural instincts and behavior to entice it to take a bait.
Florida Flats Fishing
: Mar. 3, 2015
Florida Flats Fishing – How ToTo best fish the flats, you’ll need a skiff – a boat with a flat bottom and a shallow draft. The flats can be very deceiving. The water is so clear that it’s all but impossible to correctly judge the depth, so if you’re not familiar with the flats, you might think you’re in just a foot or two of water, when in fact you might be in six or eight feet of water.
Chesapeake Bay Fishing Charters
: Mar. 1, 2015
The Chesapeake Bay provides rich and varied fishing grounds, and this is a huge body of water. In fact, before white Europeans began exploring and settling the area, many of the Native Americans living near the Chesapeake found it difficult to believe that an even larger body of water lay just to the east of the Bay. Within this expanse of water are several different types of fish habitats, along with a wide range of fish species that anglers find attractive.
Chesapeake Bay Striper Fishing
: Jan. 3, 2015
Deltaville, Virginia is a quaint community that’s located on the eastern point of the state’s Middle Peninsula. Once the center of the wooden ship-building industry on the Chesapeake Bay, the town is now a tourist center dotted with yacht clubs, marinas, and sailing charters.
Virginia Beach Tuna Fishing? Go fly a kite!
: Jan. 1, 2015 Whether it is tuna fishing in Virginia Beach or some other region I know many of you diehard offshore tuna fishermen have spent hours if not days pouring over sea temperature charts and fishing reports trying to sort out where that elusive tuna bite is going to happen during the early and middle summer season.
Tuna Fishing Time In Massachusetts Fishing Grounds
: Sep. 10, 2014 The sheer amount of tuna in Massachusetts Bay over the past few seasons has been staggering. Large schools of small football size tuna, along with some true giants, have been frequent visitors to the waters off Cape Cod, presenting an incredible opportunity for anyone willing to put in the time and effort.
Springtime Speckled Trout Fever
: Feb. 16, 2014 Springtime speckled trout fishing fever is an addiction only the hardcore speck angler can relate to. It's the time of year that offers speckled trout anglers the opportunity to land a real wall-hanger.
Naples Deep Sea Fishing Charters
: Feb. 14, 2014
Naples is located in Southwest Florida, on the Gulf of Mexico. Many people visit for the beautiful beaches, the shopping, and the culture, but for visiting anglers, it’s all about the fishing! The waters around Naples are blessed with warm year-round temperatures and abundant food sources for fish, so a wide range of fish species thrive here.
Fishing For High-Powered Cobia
: Feb. 10, 2014 Fishing in Florida - Though they are second only to tarpon in size, pound for pound cobia yield nothing where power is concerned.
Snook Fishing from Shore
: Jan. 2, 2014 A lot of people think that you have to have a boat to fish, especially to fish for Snook. This is just not true. I have spent the last 5 to 6 years fishing for Snook on shore. I have also fished for them in a boat, but I have found out that I am more successful when fishing for Snook from shore.
The Barracuda Problem
: Dec. 29, 2013
Barracudas have become a nuisance to anglers bottom fishing or trolling over wrecks and reefs.
How To Use My GPS
: Jan. 24, 2013
For those of you not familiar with G.P.S. I will give you a brief overview of the product. Global Positioning System is a series of satellites that circle the earth each with a distinctive signal.
Saltwater Tide Predictions
So you have your marine weather reports and your sportfishing trip is a go. Now you need your Tidal Predictions for that extra edge so your trip will be successful. Your buddies said they hit the striped bass on the end of the out going tide. When is high tide or slack tide even? No matter what region you fish we have Saltwater Tide Predictions for your area. Get tide predictions for Oregon Inlet in North Carolina to Indian River Lagoon in Florida to 3000 other USA tide stations.
Marine Weather Reports
Marine weather reports include NOAA buoy data observations with water temperatures, wave heights, and swell intervals for charter boats heading offshore sport fishing. The marine weather reports cover the Atlantic and Pacific oceans for every region like the Cape Hatteras Outer Banks in North Carolina, the Chesapeake Bay in Virginia and Maryland, and both coasts of Florida. Whether you are recreational anglers, commercial fishermen, or fishing charters our marine weather reports will give you an important marine fishing forecast before you launch. Don't put lives at risk, get updated marine weather reports before you leave the dock.
Marine Weather Reports
Buoy Data Observations
Been tying that same old fisherman's knot over and over for every species? The fisherman's knot, also known as a clinch knot is a good knot but not for every situation. Different species and different situations call for different
fishing knots. Tuna fisherman need have little interest in knots used by trout fisherman, who, in turn, uses knots that are not necessarily suitable for bream fisherman. All sportsmen should have at least 3 or 4 fishing knots in their arsenal that they can quickly tie.
Likewise you should feel confident in your knot and know that it won't come loose when you hook a big daddy? See our knot library for detailed instructions on tying fishing knots. Why take chances losing lunkers because you had a granny knot? Whether it's a snell knot, bimini twist, palomar knot, or offshore swivel knot,
we have know how on these and many more knots for you. Also some basic must know knots for the boat.
Sea Surface Temperatures
Sea Surface Temperatures for Atlantic, Pacific and Gulf Coastal regions. As long as there isn't cloud cover you can get daily SST Charts . AND coming SOON we will have a completely updated version of Sea Surface Temperature charts that will have GPS, Navigation, & Long/Lat capabilities!
Sea Surface Temperatures
State Fish and Game
Get State Fish and Game Regulations for all 50 states. Use these resources to access your states fish and game sites to find important information, including when open season on certain fish species begins or ends and what the minimum sizes and daily bag limits are.There's Texas fishing, South Carolina fishing and info for every state. In addition to state regulations you can learn fun fish and game information such as current Deep Sea and Freshwater Fishing Records and what angler holds the current record for the fish common to your area whether it is flounder, redfish, or marlin.
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Fish and Game Resources
Fishing Forum, Message Boards
Saltwater Fishing Forum - Fintalk's featured forum is the perfect place to discuss all aspects of recreational fly, surf, pier, or sport fishing. Our forum is a great place to shoot the breeze with your fellow saltwater sportsmen from hot spots like Cape Hatteras, Virginia Beach in VA, and places from Charleston to Fort Lauderdale and more.
Our Fishing Message Boards are for discussing everything from saltwater fishing reports to fishing in the Chesapeake Bay to flats fishing in Florida. Post saltwater reports, tips, or know how so other anglers can get updates for their region. Have a BIG CATCH but can't wait to brag about it? Want to find some
HOT FISHING SPOTS?
Discuss all these topics plus many others in our forum right now, even create your own
Photo Album or bragging board so others can see your catch too. Also read saltwater reports posted by saltwater fishing charters that post in the forum.
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Mid Atlantic and East Coast Fishing Message Boards
HOT FISHING TOPICS
Fishing Charters and Guides Around The World
Find charter fishing boats for Alabama to Florida to
North Carolina and all regions north and south including Maryland and Chesapeake Bay fishing charters too. We have charter and guide listings for saltwater fishing hot spots in every US salt water state like Sarasota,
Cocoa Beach fishing spots. And coming soon international charter hot spots like Costa Rica Fishing regions.
Saltwater Fishing Charters
Fintalk.com Featured Fishing Charters and Business Directory for Sportsmen. This is a directory for outdoor recreational related businesses such as
fishing charters, Saltwater Fishing Guides, and other related services. For instance, if you catch a once-in-a-lifetime trophy fish you may want to create a beautiful record of it for your wall so you will need taxidermy services. Or you can check out what the best saltwater fishing charters are for yellowfin or other saltwater game fish. The directory has more than Saltwater Fishing Charters too, maybe what you're targeting isn't an offshore gamefish at all and services of an inshore saltwater guide will suffice just fine.
For all sportsmen's products and services you may need whether it is saltwater charters, saltwater guides, custom rods, or gear Fintalk will bring you reputable recreational business products or services. So next time you need
saltwater fishing charters, salt water fishing guides, or general outdoors equipment or services check out
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Charter Fishing Boats, Directory & Sportsman's Business Listings.
Looking to buy or sell a boat? How about an outboard motor, rodnreel, or hunting gear? Use our fishing classifieds to buy and sell these items and others like marine electronics, tackle, tools, trucks, and camping gear. Enhance your classified ad by using our photo upload feature to increase your chances of a quick sale by over 150%. Use our fishing classifieds to buy and sell these items and others like marine electronics, fish finders, tackle, tools, trucks, and camping gear.
Sportfishing Weather Reports
In addition to our marine weather reports we have our land lovers weather forecast. This weather in combination with our buoy data and marine weather report has you covered worldwide. Whether it's saltwater fishing in Florida for flounder or fishing the Gulf Stream for marlin you can get an updated fishing forecast. In addition to marine weather this forecast features live radar, satellite loops, current conditions, and long range forecasts.
Weather Report and Forecast
It doesn't matter what region you fish because we have saltwater fishing maps for all oceans. You can easily view these saltwater fishing maps by simply knowing zip codes for areas you are going to fish. Find maps of Hatteras Inlet NC to Charleston SC and every other inlet along our coastlines. In addition to nautical charts you can view Topo Maps, Aeronautical Charts, and Naval Photos. All charts and maps are easily printed which can be saved on your hard drive for future use. Just another tool for your saltwater fishing arsenal.
OK fellow anglers now you can back up your
fish stories by uploading your fishing pictures into our Gallery! We have created a few different categories so all your sporting pictures have a place. We have categories for inshore and offshore saltwater deep sea fishing pictures and we have a category for freshwater pictures too. You can upload all your pictures with ease and if you would like you may create your very own.
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Monthly Lunar Tables
Check out our monthly Lunar Tables and
see if the "man in the moon" is with you on your next
saltwater deep sea fishing trip. Another great tool for your
This Month's Lunar Table
Identify unknown species or simply learn more facts about species you recognize like flounder or rockfish. Check out our Fish Identification and learn feeding habits, swim range, ideal temperature and other fast facts about fish species that roam our North American Atlantic and Pacific oceans. Use our fish species database to learn about a variety of fish species. If you are saltwater fishing regularly then you will catch an unknown fishing sooner or later. When you do......
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