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STELLWAGEN BANK.MA-FALL COD FISHING

From: B-Fast Charters
Date: 26 Oct 1999
Remote Name: 206.190.193.82

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As I write, the cod have already started to move inshore on the fall migration as the lobsterman are starting to catch them in their traps. Based on our excellent spring season which brought increases in numbers and size of cod, pollock catches that were the best we've seen in years, and haddock being caught with surprising regularity, we are anticipating an excellent fall and winter on the bank. As a result, we will have two charters vessels available starting in late October running throughout the winter. Staring in March, we will employ as many additional vessels as needed to supply the demand for charters. Check out our previous spring reports on the bank located on this site. As in the past, we will be exhibiting a numerous regional sportsmen's shows. The following is our Y2K itinerary:

Garden State Show Jan 13-16 Expo Ctr. Edison, NJ

Philadelphia Show Jan 19-23 Expo. Ctr. Ftf. Washington, PA

Nat. Sportfishing Jan 27-30 Nassau Coliseum Uniondale, LI, NY

Eastern Fishing Feb 3-6 Worcester Conv. Worcester, MA

Boston Show Feb 11-13 Shriner's Aud. Wilmington, MA

Springfield Show Feb 24-27 Big E Expo West Springfield, MA

World Fishing Expo Mar. 2-5 Rockland C.C. Suffern, NY

World Fly Fishing Mar.11-12 Shriner's Aud. Wilmington, MA

Capt. Mike Bartlett B-Fast Charters www.bfastcharters.com bfast@bigfoot.com

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