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Topsail May 13, 2004

Chris Medlin, at East Coast Sports, reports that guys are picking up flounder on the sound side, but most have been measuring about 13″ with only a few going over the minimum size restriction. There are still citation-sized pompano coming off of the beach. This has been happening for a little over a week now. […]

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Wrightsville Beach May 13, 2004

Tex, at Tex’s Tackle, reports that fishing has finally taken off and gives this week a 8.5 out of 10. In the Gulf Stream, from the Same Ole north to the Swansboro Hole there has been a good dolphin bite with fish running 20-25 pounds. Yellowfin tuna are still being taken on ballyhoo in the […]

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Carolina Beach May 13, 2004

Steve, at Seagull Bait and Tackle, reports that for a couple of weeks the surf has been producing big pompano. Many have been in the 2 lb. range, and one went over 4 lbs. Shrimp and sand fleas are the bait of choice. Some flounder in the 4 pound range came in over the weekend. […]

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Southport May 13, 2004

Tanya Register, of Ocean Crest Pier, reports that Spanish are consistently being caught, with many in the 3 lb. range. The pompano continue to bite, with several citation-size fish brought it. Whiting are also still in the area and biting well. The blues have been in numbers, and there sizes range from the choppers to […]

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Topsail April 1, 2004

Chris, at East Coast Sports, reports that there have been a few (very few) specks showing up in the waterway. The False Albacore (not Bonita) have been popping up here and there just 1-2 miles offshore. Bonita have been caught at AR362 but nothing consistent. There are plenty of big black sea bass in 60 […]