Julian Tsal holds up a nice largemouth bass caught in a small pond. Photo by Eric Packard

Maryland Fishing Report for December 6, 2019

Maryland Fishing Report is written and compiled by Keith Lockwood, Maryland Department of Natural Resources fisheries biologist.  Click Before You Cast is written

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Photo: “Native Brook Trout” by Michael Eversmier

Department Launches New Maryland Sport Fisheries Achievement Award

Nominations Accepted Through Jan. 31, 2020 The Maryland Department of Natural Resources and Sport Fisheries Advisory Commission announce the creation of the Maryland Sport Fisheries

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Striped bass play an important role as a top predator in the Chesapeake Bay ecosystem, and they are popular with anglers, too. (Dave Harp)

Young-of-year rockfish surveys have mixed news

By: Karl Blankenship, Bayjournal.com Annual indices show decline in MD and better than average results in VA Striped bass, whose

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Nick Long spent a quiet evening on the bay fishing with his dad and holds up a beautiful fall striped bass as the sun sets. Photo by Travis Long

Maryland Fishing Report for November 28, 2019

Maryland Fishing Report is written and compiled by Keith Lockwood, Maryland Department of Natural Resources fisheries biologist.  Click Before You Cast is written

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Sarah Clark, a Milton M. Somers Middle School seventh grader, lines up her shot during the Middle School Archery Tournament held Nov. 22. Courtesy CCPS

Matthew Henson overall winner in 2019 CCPS Middle School Archery Tournament

News Release, Charles County Public Schools Students gathered earlier this month at Milton M. Somers Middle School aiming to come

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