Mad & Stripey !
Around this time of year a 2nd wave of B.A.S.S. anglers prepare for an annual pilgrimage. It’s the ‘fall run’ (‘autumn run’ as we’d say on this side of the Atlantic) of the American Striped Bass, and it provides a magnetic draw for anglers who are obsessed by catching these powerful magnificent bass! Back in […]
Wrestling Big Girls at Dawn.
There was a different blog post lined up for today but given the reports coming in from the crusaders in the Cape we thought an update to the progress of the BASS members currently in USA was in order. John Morgan has been updating the visitors to The BASS Forum to give a flavour of what is […]
Striped Bass . . . Gamefish status?
httpv://vimeo.com/32209893 The striped bass is one of the iconic american saltwater species . . . its current status is a world away from the early 1980’s when the fishery collapsed and various moratoriums were introduced. Efforts by fishermen and management programs to rebuild the stock proved successful. Whether the fishery is currently healthy is still debated, […]