Fishing report: Plenty of species to catch and enjoy in Md.

ANNAPOLIS — This is a marvelous time of year to enjoy Maryland’s outdoors, and recreational crabbing is just one way to get onto the quiet tidal creeks and rivers of the Chesapeake Bay. Fishing the Chesapeake Bay is a time-honored tradition. While anglers often set their sights on striped bass there are several other species […]

DNR reports stripers, perch, spot are biting

ANNAPOLIS — Warm, sunny days continue as we approach the longest daylight hours of the year. Main bay water temperatures warmed considerably to the mid 70s and will continue rise the next week.Some of the deeper waters from Swan Point to Bloody Point are starting to show unsuitable oxygen conditions for bay fish. With rivers […]

Opportunities increase for outdoor recreation

ANNAPOLIS — Given the announcement of the governor’s Roadmap to Recovery, the administration expanded opportunities earlier this month for outdoor exercise and recreation in the state and on Maryland Department of Natural Resources (DNR) properties. BEACHESDNR-owned beaches were opened and outdoor exercise such as walking, jogging, running, swimming, and fishing are permitted, however:• Guidance on […]