WGMD Fishing Report 8-28-18

Ray Carl of Reading, PA caught this 1.5lb Pompano while fishing on the beach at South Bethany using squid on a top and bottom rig

Tuesday was another fine weather day and we had good reports from the ocean and the bay.

Amanda at Lewes Harbour Marina said Hudson Keller caught a 17-inch flounder out of Roosevelt Inlet on a bucktail with Gulp! nuclear chicken.  The Grizzly, with Captain Cary Evans, brought in a mixed bag of dolphin, sea bass, flounder and ling from ocean structure.  Dave Walker and friends caught 30 dolphin, 15 sea bass and three flounder over ocean structure.  Captain Mark Stealman on the Lewistown Lady brought in dolphin, sea bass, ling and flounder.  Nick Sharp used sand fleas to catch an 8.9-pound sheepshead at the Outer Wall.

At the fishing pier on Cape Henlopen State Park, Lighthouse View Tackle said it was another good day for catching croaker and spot.

Ice House Tackle reported Sam had a 40-pound cobia on fresh mullet at Site 9.  Frank Tucker fished Site 6 in the bay to catch seven triggerfish plus some kings and croaker.

Captain John Nedelka on the Karen Sue continues to catch blues at Fenwick Shoal and flounder over inshore structure.

This is Eric Burnley with your WGMD fishing report.