Trout fishery shut down … at least for some

In a move to help protect the speckled trout population, I've been told that the Virginia Marine Resources Commission on Tuesday issued an emergency shut down the fishery for 30 days pending another meeting in March.However – and this is a huge however – the commission apparently only shut down the fishery for recreational anglers.…

Sports Illustrated Swimsuit Model Uses Dead Sailfish As Fashion Accessory

By Joe Cermele I have not gotten a chance to look at the most recent Sports Illustrated swimsuit issue in print or online, so I can't take credit for this find. Dave Ferrell, the editor of sister publication Marlin Magazine did, however, get a chance to scope out SI's swimsuit coverage, and he wasn't too…

Bluewater Yacht Sales Launches New Mobile Web Site

Bluewater Yacht Sales Launches New Mobile Web Site Exclusive Listings, New Boat Models and Staff Contacts Now More Accessible on your Smartphone Debuting the week of the Miami Yacht & Brokerage Show, Bluewater Yacht Sales recently launched an all new mobile optimized experience for their existing web site,bluewateryachtsales.com. Designed from the ground up to make searches…

Viking Yachts Miami Wrap-Up: Feel The Heat

  Our hot fleet of new Vikings certainly did its part to counter the frigid February temperatures we endured at the Viking plant this month, as indicated by the contagious enthusiasm we saw in our 16 boat display at the recently concluded Miami Yacht and Brokerage Show. Between February 13 and President's Day February 17, nearly 5,000…

What’s the Brokerage Market for the Hatteras 40 Double Cabin?

By PMY Broker Insight | February 18th, 2014 We spoke to three brokers who each had a Hatteras 40 Double Cabin for sale on BoatQuest.com. See what each had to say about this roomy, versatile cruiser. Randy Walterhoefer, Curtis Stokes and Associates; www.curtisstokes.net “The Hatteras 40 Double Cabin was pretty much one of the last of the small…

74 Pound Rockfish Tagged and Released Aboard The Midnight Sun with N.C, Department of Game and INland Fisheries

Congrats to Charlton Godwin and the guys from N.C. Division of Marine Fisheries for catching this HAWG...... The fish was 56" and the certified scale was bouncing between 74 and 75 pounds potential state record, but the coolest part is she was tagged and released to fight another day, I'm sure she was loaded with…

Power & Motoryacht Must See at the Miami Boat Show

The latest from Regulator—a 23—doesn’t disappoint. Builder: Regulator Model: Regulator 23 2014 Regulator announced the debut of its latest build, the 23, back in November 2013, and since then numerous orders have come in from customers eager to get their hands on a hard-charging, versatile fishing boat. The vessel has plenty of stowage, a 23-gallon livewell in…