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00000177-ba84-d5f4-a5ff-bbfc9abb0000 with Steve JunkerEach week during saltwater fishing season Steve Junker checks in with the folks at On the Water magazine and others to find out who's catching what where around the Cape and Islands—and how they're doing it. 00000177-ba84-d5f4-a5ff-bbfc9abc0000For a detailed weekly Fishing Forecast, check out On the Water.00000177-ba84-d5f4-a5ff-bbfc9abb0001

Fun to Catch, Tasty to Eat: Snapper Blues Are All Around

S Junker

This time of year is a great moment for snapper blues, and we’re having a good season for them. Snapper blues are just young bluefish, and they are feisty. They're also delicious to eat.

Keven Blinkoff, of On The Water magazine, joins us to talk about snapper blues, how to catch them and how to prepare them. Young fishers may really enjoy catching snappers, as the fish aren't picky and can be found in harbors and along piers.

Also, we round up the weekly fishing action across the region. Give it a listen.