Fishing In New England


  • Video: Fall Tautog Fishing Tips, Part 2

    In this companion video on how to catch fall tautog (blackfish), New England Fishing’s Tom Richardson discusses some techniques for anchor...

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  • Light it Up at Candlewood

      Bustling with wakeboarders and pontoon boats, Connecticut’s largest lake also happens to host some of the best freshwater bass fish...

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Fishing News


  • Striped Bass Anglers May See Slot Limit in 2020

    In late October, the Atlantic States Marine Fisheries Commission’s Atlantic Striped Bass Management Board approved Addendum VI to Amendmen...

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  • Stellwagen Bank Marine Sanctuary Council Seeks Applicants

    The Stellwagen Bank National Marine Sanctuary is seeking applicants for three primary and four alternate seats on our advisory council. The ...

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Fishing Reports


  • New England Fishing Report: Berkshires Variety Fishing

    The crew of New England Fishing TV just wrapped up a very fun and successful day of fishing in the Berkshires of western Massachusetts with ...

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  • New England Fishing Roundup: 10.3.14

    Our weekly roundup of local fishing action from Maine to Connecticut. Maine Ken at Saco Bay Tackle noted that there are still bass around in...

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New Gear


  • Fenwick Techna Ice Rods

    The new Fenwick Techna Ice rods are super light, strong, and sensitive. The rods are based on high-modulus, solid-carbon blanks for strength...

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  • Penn Upgrades Fierce III Reels & Combos

    Penn’s Fierce III spinning reels and combos have recently been upgraded, and Fierce III LE combos come with a number of upgrades, all whil...

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Fishing Videos


  • NEF TV: Long Island Sound Blackfish

    In this episode of New England Fishing TV, host Tom Richardson heads to Westbrook, CT, to tangle with some bruiser blackfish (tautog) in Lon...

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  • NEF TV: Boston Harbor Striped Bass

    In this episode of New England Fishing TV, host Tom Richardson fishes the busy urban waters of Boston Harbor for striped bass and bluefish. ...

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How To


  • Winterize Your Fishing Tackle

    When the New England fishing season comes to a crashing halt, most anglers are content to chuck their rods, reels, hooks, and lures in the c...

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  • Building a Basic Blackfish Bottom Rig

    In this short video, Capt. Chris Landry and NEF host Tom Richardson walk you through the steps involved in making a single-hook bottom rig f...

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Cooking Your Catch


  • Brant Point Grill Clam Chowder

    During the action-packed adventure that is New England Boating, we get to dine at some great restaurants throughout the region and sample so...

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  • Blue Plate Special: Grilled Bluefish with Cilantro Lime Butter

    This simple, delicious recipe might just change your mind about the culinary value of the humble bluefish. By Tom Richardson | Photography b...

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