The efforts of Save the Sound helped improve the habitat for striped bass. A catch-and-release striper tournament this weekend will help raise money for Save the Sound. Anglers who register can take part in the 12th Bassapalooza, based out of Rowayton Seafood in Rowayton, Saturday, June 1. At one point, pollution and overfishing threatened the existence of the striper. But … read more
Sonny Yu will share his passion for Fly Fishing for American Shad at the next open meeting of the Nutmeg Chapter of Trout Unlimited, 7-9 p.m. Tuesday, May 15, at Port 5, 69 Brewster St., Bridgeport.
For the tenth year in a row, Aquarion Water Company will issue free fishing permits to any unemployed person over the age of 18. Veterans and active duty service members may also receive free permits this year.
New Connecticut fishing regulations went into effect Friday, requiring some anglers to purchase a trout and salmon stamp, and extending the Mill River Wild Trout Management Area and making the Mill River Trout Management Area catch-and-release all year. Fees from the trout and salmon stamp will go to the Department of Energy and Environmental Conservation (DEEP) to support fishing activities. … read more