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Anglers Club To Resume Monthly Outings!

The monthly outing schedule will resume starting with the Cobia Outing leaving out of Harborton Sonday June 14th at 10am and meeting back at the dock at 6pm.

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Folly Creek Ramp Update

Folly Creek ramp may re-open in mid-June.Per Stewart Hall of Accomack County’s DPW, the crew doing work on the public ramp at Folly Creek has had to stop work due to COVID-19 concerns and state guidelines and the fact that … Continue reading

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Menhaden Harvest in Chesapeake Bay Reduced for 2020

Eastern Shore of Virginia Anglers Club Board member Ken Schultz was recently appointed as an At-Large member to the VMRC’s newly created Menhaden Management Advisory Committee (MMAC) by Commissioner Steve Bowman. Here is his report on that committee’s first meeting … Continue reading

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How to Fish Safely During COVID-19

B.A.S.S. By Dave Precht Editor’s note: Bassmaster has a new section called Fish Smart, with social hashtags #fishsmart and #livesmart. Click here for more related stories and videos.  The lake one day this week was no more crowded than it usually is on a … Continue reading

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COVID-19 Cancellations

Hello all. We hope that you’re well and staying safe. Due to the pandemic and the Governor’s latest mandates and warnings, which currently extend through June 10, the Eastern Shore of Virginia Angler’s Club has cancelled all activities through mid … Continue reading

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March 26 Outing & April 13 Meeting Cancelled

I’m sending this message to you on behalf of Club President Sam Sellard. Sam has been laid off by the Eastern Shore Post, and is temporarily unable to send a message to club members via our database file. For future … Continue reading

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April Meeting Cancelled

Due to the Virus that is causing so much trouble in our nation, the Angler’s club April meeting will be cancelled. Stay safe everyone!

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Folly Creek Ramp Closure

Attention Boaters! Accomack County’s Folly Creek Landing will be closed to the public from February 3 through May 24, 2020 so that much-needed repairs and improvements may be performed.  The site will reopen on May 25 (Memorial Day). Once renovations … Continue reading

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Synopsis of Last Meeting

Eastern Shore of VA Anglers Club P.O. Box 415 Accomac, VA 23301 www.esanglersclub.org The all-volunteer Board of Directors has been working hard to invigorate the Anglers Club and make improvements to what we do and how we do it. We … Continue reading

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Secretary of Commerce Finds Commonwealth of Virginia Out of Compliance with Atlantic Menhaden Amendment 3

Menhaden Fishing in Virginia Waters to Close June 17, 2020 if 51,000 mt Chesapeake Bay Reduction Fishery Cap Not Implemented   Arlington, VA – The Atlantic States Marine Fisheries Commission received notification today that the Secretary of Commerce concurs with the Commission’s … Continue reading

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