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Dog Days

Capt. Bob Bushholz
August 16, 2012
Stuart - Saltwater Fishing Report

Stuart Fishing Report: 08-16-12

Dog days of summer are upon us so get out there early. North of the Jensen Causeway has seen the

majority of our fishing lately with trout and ladyfish just off the spoil islands. Even a few

pompano and bluefish that don't realize it's summer. We are throwing a mixture of soft rubbers

like gulp and DOA along with live shrimp on trollrites.

The bridges have been hit or miss for snook, black drum and croakers. Many areas are holding

tons of glass minnows so find the bait and you will catch some nice fish. Been hitting the

channel markers hard with most flounder 2-3 pounds but did catch 2 over six pounds. Tripletail

remain on the small side so far this year with most in the 3-4 pound range but did catch a few

just over ten pounds. Lot's of lane snappers along with sheephead, mangrove, muttons and even a

few triggerfish can be found around the pilings.

Great time of the year livebaiting for catch and release snook, jack and tarpon in the inlet

area and along the beaches. I've been fishing north so much lately, I ki

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Join Capt. Bob Bushholz for inshore fishing up to 6 people on the Indian and St. Lucie Rivers in beautiful Jensen Beach aboard the custom 24 foot pontoon boat "Catch 22". Half,3/4 and full day charters plus night trips are available. We offer per-person rates on half day trips when possible. Rods, reels, bait and tackle, fishing licence provided. Just bring food and drink. Catch 22 has 7 swivel seats,9'sofa, large bimini top and is wheelchair friendly.

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Catch 22 Fishing Charters
2225 N.E. Indian River Drive
Jensen Beach, FL 34957
Phone: 772-530-1496
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