http://blogs.discovery.com/animal_oddities/2013/08/bull-sharks-found-in-potomac-river.html I still remember reading a book as a boy about a bull shark that ran up a river in NJ and killed a father and son. Watch out wet waders! Seven feet and 500 lbs of fun coming at you. Perhaps a new entry for [ READ MORE... ]
I met Gordon nearly 20 years ago when he still worked for the Department of Interior. I remember him telling me that he had NEVER gone more than two days in a row without fishing the Potomac. What a great guy.
From Animal's TPFR post... I just spoke with Gordon Leisch. He is a former marine biologist and VERY long time Potomac fall line angler. His logs go back 50 + years. We averaged the date of the first bite for a few species. Based on his records they are as follows. Blue Catfish [ READ MORE... ]