Notes from the Publisher’s desk

 Gary Hurley

Tidelines – October 13, 2016

Tidelines – October 13, 2016

My first plan for this issue’s Tidelines column was to talk about an annual wahoo trip with Capt. Thomas Wood and the charter boat Dancin’ Outlaw that operates out of the Morehead City waterfront. While this was our third year in a row fishing with Thomas, it somehow was only the first year we had […]

 Gary Hurley

Tidelines – September 29, 2016

Tidelines – September 29, 2016

My extended weekend on the Outer Banks hosting the inaugural Hatteras Island Surf Fishing Challenge may be over now, but I think I still have a buzz from the blur of good times and great memories. Between a couple of fishing trips, late night Registration, a great Awards dinner, and a cast of characters that […]

 Gary Hurley

Tidelines – September 15, 2016

Tidelines – September 15, 2016

I guess Labor Day marks a transition from summer to fall, though it can take quite a bit of time for the air and water temperatures to drop and truly feel like fall. So for me a bigger and more significant shift is the end of our summer Inshore Tournament Trail and the start of […]

 Gary Hurley

Tidelines – September 1, 2016

Tidelines – September 1, 2016

If you decided you wanted to go on a charter fishing trip, what would you be looking for? To target a species or two you have never caught before? To target an exciting sportfish that would suddenly appear in your spread, a fish that would have to be coaxed into taking a bait, and then […]

 Sarah Gagliardo

Releases – August 18, 2016

NOAA Fisheries Southeast is pleased to announce the introduction of our Text Message Alert Program. The program will allow you to sign up to receive important fishery related alerts via text message (SMS). Text alerts you may receive include: (1) immediate fishery openings and closures; (2) any significant changes to fishing regulations that happen quickly. […]