Local Fishing Report by the Green Top Professionals 2017 #22

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Saltwater- The Cobia bite is increasing rapidly, which is perfect for the opening of the season on June 1. Many catches are occurring along the oceanfront and at the mouth of the bay. Fish up to 65 inches have been reported this week. Another hot bite is the Red Drum bite. Loads of these brutes are being caught in many of the same places as the Cobia. In fact, Cobia can be found inside the schools of Drum. When the Drum are roaming in these giant schools, they are usually … Read More »


Local Fishing Report by the Green Top Professionals 2017 #21

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Saltwater- Loads of big Red Drum are being caught at the mouth of the bay and inside the bay also. The shoal areas close to the CBBT are usually good, as are some of the reef areas inside the bay. Many Reds in the 40-50 inch range are being caught. Many large Black Drum are being boated from these same areas. Fresh cut bait works well for just about anything. The structures of the CBBT are producing some Sheepshead now also. Bluefish seen to be thick in the lower bay … Read More »


Local Fishing Report by the Green Top Professionals 2017 #19

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Saltwater- Catches of Red Drum and Black Drum are becoming more frequent. The east side of the bay and the seaside of the Eastern Shore are where the majority of the Drum catches are being made. Night fishing has been more productive for both species of Drum. The seaside of the E.S. is also giving up more of the Flounder catches. However Flounder catches are being reported more frequently from the west side now also. Buckroe Pier and Lynnhaven Pier are reporting Red Drum, Flounder, Croaker, Bluefish, and Sea Mullet. … Read More »


Local Fishing Report by the Green Top Professionals 2017 #18

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Saltwater- The month of May is upon us and the saltwater fishing has taken off nicely! The Eastern Shore may be the hottest place for big fish right now, as the Drum have become quite active. Both the Reds and Black Drum are being encountered frequently, with the Reds being the heavier catches overall. However, it is not uncommon to see Black Drum weighing 80 lbs, which is rare for the Reds. Fresh cut Blue Crab is a great bait for just about anything, but is especially good for the … Read More »