Docked at Barnegat Light

Uploaded: December 05, 2023 08:59:11 | Entered: December 05, 2023 08:59:11

Description

Several fishermen in Barnegat Light pioneered the deepwater tilefish fishery back in the 1970s and through a successful marketing campaign turned this delicious fish into the consumer's "poor man's lobster." Along with Montauk on the Eastern end of Long Island, Barnegat Light is still the center of this valuable fishery. Barnegat Light is the home port of many members of the East Coast's long-line fleet. Targeting several species of tuna as well as swordfish, on their several week or longer trips Barnegat Light long liners routinely fish from the high seas from hundreds to thousands of miles away. Barnegat Light is also home to several state-of-the-art scallop vessels and a fleet of smaller, inshore gill-netters.

Exif: Camera: Canon Canon EOS REBEL T2i; Shutter Speed: 1/250; Aperture: f/10.0; ISO: 100; Orientation: 1; Date: 2023:12:05 11:30:01

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Oscar J. Pung level-classic December 05, 2023 1

Beautiful scene, John. The details, colors and the sky are wonderful! #1809476

Terry Korpela level-deluxe December 05, 2023

Nicely Done John! #12063510

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Bojan Bencic level-classic February 03, 2024

Fantastic. Congratulations, John! #12070956

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