Posted in March 2012

Catalina Mystery Fish ID Answer

Catalina Mystery Fish ID Answer

An excerpt from the discussion forum thread which the fish ID for my mystery fishes were discussed. Renowned fish ID expert KenT weighs in on the matter… KenT wrote: Oh, and I didn’t see Tombo said he mentioned “Olive Rockfish aka Johnny Bass”…I retracted my support for his ID Your fish #1 is a Yellowtail … Continue reading

Florida 2012 Part III: Reef Gangsters

Florida 2012 Part III: Reef Gangsters

With Tampa’s finicky weather acting up recently, I was worried that my last scheduled fishing trip would be put at peril. Unlike the convienient Skyway piers where one could fish day or night, rain or shine, I wanted to take a ¾ day party boat trip out from the Clearwater harbor in order to target … Continue reading

Florida 2012 Part II: A Pierfishing Mecca

Florida 2012 Part II: A Pierfishing Mecca

After a long week of conferences and presentations, I was itching to get back to the water. The on and off clouds that hovered over Tampa had begun to change from fluffy cartoony cotton balls into an ominous gray covering and I was fearing the encroaching thunderstorms would quickly churn up the clear waters in … Continue reading