15
Jul

Alex 2 – Striped Bass Recovery!

ANGLER: Jonathan Brooks

TAG ID: GFR43244
SPECIES TAGGED: Bass, striped (Morone saxatilis)

DATE: 07/15/2022

LOCATION: Offshore Block Island, Rhode Island, USA 

BOAT NAME: Wake Up
CAPTAIN NAME: Tom Brooks
MATE 1 NAME: Jon Brooks

ORIGINAL ANGLER INFORMATION:

ANGLER: Alex F

DATE: 01/08/2022

LOCATION: Chesapeake Bay, Virginia, USA

RESEARCH CENTER: The Fisherman

BOAT NAME: SHO NUF

CATCH DATA:

OCEAN: Atlantic

Lat/Long of Deployment:
LATITUDE: 37.31872
LONGITUDE: -76.06565

Lat/Long of Recovery:
LATITUDE: 41.15469
LONGITUDE: -71.62093

FISH CONDITION: Excellent

BAIT USED: Artificial Lure

TOTAL LINEAR NAUTICAL MILES:  309 (straight line) nautical miles

DAYS AT LARGE:  188 days

MEASUREMENT WAS: Estimated

ESTIMATED SIZE & WEIGHT: 49 in  / 52 lbs

ADDITIONAL REMARKS: Tag was removed fish was released healthy to live another decade! A personal best and the first tagged fish caught!

*Dotted point represents the original tagged location*

(Map pins indicate original and recovery locations and does not reflect fish exact movements)

Original Catch and Release

Recapture and release