09/29/14 8:00am

 

COURTESY PHOTO Greg Clements and a 45-inch bass caught on a surface popper on an early morning trip to Plum Gut.

COURTESY PHOTO
Greg Clements and a 45-inch bass caught on a surface popper on an early morning trip to Plum Gut.

The striped bass fishery along the East Coast from Maine through the Carolinas is in serious trouble and stands a very good chance of flatlining as it did in the 1980s. (more…)

09/26/14 2:00pm
AMBROSE CLANCY PHOTO

AMBROSE CLANCY PHOTO

There have been some circumnavigations of note around Shelter Island lately.

Last week the Great Peconic Race had its inaugural run with almost 90 people paddling around our shores. And Friday afternoon with Hap Bowditch — welder, craftsman and artist — as my guide, I made the circuit. (more…)