Fishing's Great in NEW YORK…CITY?

MacDonald, James
October 2011
New York State Conservationist;Oct2011, Vol. 66 Issue 2, p8
The article describes fishing experiences in New York City in 2011. It talks about catching stripers, fluke and sea bass among others along publicly accessible miles of shoreline as well as freshwater fish teeming in parks and lakes all within walking distance of midtown. It notes the restorative effect of nature, solitude, and fishing in close proximity to the bustling city and stress of urban life, with organizations offering fishing programs and advice to anglers of all levels.


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