Striped Bass/Photo: Wikimedia

Striped Bass/Photo: Wikimedia

Striped bass caught in Massachusetts waters returned to fish market shelves this week. Lovers of the most highly sought sport fish along the New England coast who do not have angling skills may want to take advantage of what is expected to be a short commercial season.

The [2013] commercial striped bass season opened Sunday [July 14]. It will remain open until the Massachusetts Division of Marine Fisheries (DMF) estimates that the state’s quota is about to be reached. Depending on fishing success, that date could be sometime in August.

Read more: MVTimes

 

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