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Delmarva Fishin' Reports - May 2021

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Water temp is great. 52 to 55. Just Ocean is dirty from blow.  Skates love it though. Threw everything and they hit hit all.........          Again skate everywhere in AI. But have never seen a a Ray this size in early May. Hope all gets back to normal soon!

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Fished AI/VA on Friday and Saturday, got sandblasted Friday @ 7:00 PM.  Went over to AI/MD on Sunday.  Lots of Skates, one Spiny Dog Fish. I'll be cleaning my gear (and Jeep) for a week to get the sand out from all the wind.  Heading back to AI/VA north side looking for a Striper from the surf on Tuesday 5/11.  Red Jeep, feel free to stop by and say hello.

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47 mins ago, rwilliamsjr26 said:

Fished AI/VA on Friday and Saturday, got sandblasted Friday @ 7:00 PM.  Went over to AI/MD on Sunday.  Lots of Skates, one Spiny Dog Fish. I'll be cleaning my gear (and Jeep) for a week to get the sand out from all the wind.  Heading back to AI/VA north side looking for a Striper from the surf on Tuesday 5/11.  Red Jeep, feel free to stop by and say hello.

Changing next week to AI/MD, looks like VA Striper season doesn't open until May 16 for Shore Fishing.

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3 hours ago, Frank2104 said:

Was at 3R's bright and early today. Several skate but also pulled these in. Help a newbie with ID. Are they both spiny dogfish or is one smooth? 

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I’m no shark expert but those look like 2 different shark species. Pictures of the tails would also help. 
I found this pic on the web by punching in Delaware sharks. 

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On 5/4/2021 at 1:43 PM, Frank2104 said:

Was at 3R's bright and early today. Several skate but also pulled these in. Help a newbie with ID. Are they both spiny dogfish or is one smooth? 

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The is a Spiny dogfish, note the spines on the bases of the top two fins.

Bottom is a smooth dogfish.

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