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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

Rejoice! Striped Bass Return

S Junker

You don’t have to tell fishermen to social distance – most of the time they’re already angling that way.

The Fishing News returns with an update on the migratory progress of stripers (they're here, and bigger ones are coming). And this year striped bass have a new limit. Fishermen are allowed to keep just one fish a day between 28" – 35".

Plus, we've got reports of a strong bite for black sea bass and scup.

More details in the 4-minute conversation below with Steve Junker and On The Water editor Kevin Blinkoff. Give it a listen.