The weakfish was 37 inches long and had a girth of 23 inches. The name really says it all, "Rocktober". No Fishing and habitat: In fact, some of the hooks you buy off the bait shop shelf may not be circle hooks at all. Do you have a few hours to spare? Growth is more rapid during the second and third years of life, before striped bass reach sexual maturity, than during later years.
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World Record Striped Bass and Bluefish
Striped bass were stocked into Piney Run and Liberty Reservoirs in the mid 70's and early 80's to provide an additional sportfish for anglers. Most fishermen will tell you that they still see gut-hooked fish occasionally. Winter Speaking Schedule 4 Comments Category: In fact, some of the hooks you buy off the bait shop shelf may not be circle hooks at all. J hooks came about relatively recently because they are easier to make. Live in various habitats throughout the Chesapeake Bay and its tributaries, moving upstream in spring to spawn in fresh water.