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New York Fishing Podcast

New York Fishing Podcast

Join George Scocca as he talks everything fishing in New York waters. George launched one of the first sportfishing sites ever in 1995 - noreast.com - and he can now be found at his new fishing home - www.nyangler.come listen to George as he addresses the many issues facing recreational anglers in New York from Montauk to The Hudson River. He has been fishing these waters along with the fine freshwater fishing that can be found in downstate New York for over 40-years.

Recent Episodes


Do You Want a Saltwater Fishing License in New York?

Nov. 23, 2022

Well, that didn't take long now did it? Soon after the votes were tallied, the state moved into gear and started the process of enacting a saltwater fishing license requirement for anyone fishing the New York State Marine Di…

Our Changing Waters

Our Changing Waters - The Peconic Bay Scallop

Sept. 20, 2022

In this episode your host, and favorite angler :) George Scocca does a deep dive so to speak into the issues we're seeing with the Jewel of the East End the Peconic Bay Scallop. Did you know that the Peconic Bay Scallop is t…


Sand Tigers, Bunker and Balloons

July 25, 2022

In this episode of the New York Fishing Podcast, I speak with Mr. Chris Papro on a number of topics in the marine life around Long Island. Chis aka @fishphotoguy spends plenty of time in around our waters and he captures som…

Guest: Chris Paparo

Hudson Canyon Targeted as a Marine Protected Area . . . and other fishing news!

June 21, 2022

Your host and favorite angler, George Scocca, speak with ASA's Mike Leonard about the Hudson Canyon becoming an MPA. For the record, MPA's can be a good thing. But they could also be a bad thing for the recreational angler. …


Merry Christmas and Happy New Year - Treat Your Tackle With Care!

Dec. 20, 2021

As we head into the offseason it's a great time to get your tackle ready for next season! Captain Mike Bady has a series of hacks for all of us tackle freaks. This episode is packed with great information on how to make sure…


Great Fall Fishing . . . $$$ keeping us off Amagansett and stop this 3/4 split on tog!

Nov. 10, 2021

How do you feel about the homeowners in Amagansett stopping us from fishing because "they don't want to see us on the beach"? Should we have two separate bag limits on tog on the north and south shore? Plus . . . an intervi…

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