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Fishing the DMV Podcast is the #1 Fishing Podcast for all things fishing around VA, MD, PA, & D.C area! Check us out on YouTube, Spotify, Apple Podcast and so much more!!!

Fishing the DMV Thomas Arens

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Fishing the DMV Podcast is the #1 Fishing Podcast for all things fishing around VA, MD, PA, & D.C area! Check us out on YouTube, Spotify, Apple Podcast and so much more!!!

    Chesapeake Bay Fishing Opportunities with Chris Moore of the Chesapeake Bay Foundation

    Chesapeake Bay Fishing Opportunities with Chris Moore of the Chesapeake Bay Foundation

    On this exciting episode of Fishing the DMV, we are heading back to the Chesapeake Bay. Specifically, the Virginia portion of Chesapeake Bay with Chris Moore. Chris previously served as the Senior Regional Ecosystem Scientist at the Chesapeake Bay Foundation (CBF) and has assumed the role of Executive Director at the CBF Virginia office. Mr. Moore played a pivotal role in establishing sustainable fisheries for striped bass, Atlantic menhaden, and blue crabs, while also contributing to oyster policy and restoration endeavors. Additionally, Moore's advocacy efforts with elected officials at local, state, and federal levels have been instrumental in influencing legislative decisions crucial for enhancing the health of the Bay watershed.
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    Here is CBF new oyster focused report titled “Hope on the Half Shell” https://cbf.org/document-library/cbf-reports/2024-oyster-report.pdf 
    Here is the latest version of the CBF’s State of the Bay Report: https://www.cbf.org/document-library/cbf-reports/2022-state-of-the-bay-report.pdf 
     Here is the link for Addendum II to Amendment 7 to the Stiped Bass Management Plan which was adopted back in January: https://www.asmfc.org/uploads/file/65c54740AtlStripedBass_AddendumII_Am7_Jan2024.pdf

    Here is the link to the Final Report of the Sustainable Fisheries Goal Implementation Team Invasive Catfish Task Force: https://d18lev1ok5leia.cloudfront.net/chesapeakebay/documents/Updated_2014_ICTF_Report.pdf

    Link to Chesapeake Bay Foundation (CBF) website: https://www.cbf.org/?_gl=1*1vhodis*_ga*MTI3MjYyODE3NS4xNzA5NTA0NTQ4*_ga_LZKG7DYJLG*MTcwOTUwNDU0Ny4xLjEuMTcwOTUwNTE1NC4wLjAuMA..&_ga=2.144343537.514175205.1709504548-1272628175.1709504548&_gac=1.179938902.1709505155.CjwKCAiA3JCvBhA8EiwA4kujZs9HZqnmKa6H7aR4ByrHH_2-C4wcS9xDuFFO6QD9axPLsnpn4LPw5BoCTekQAvD_BwE 
    Jake’s bait & Tackle website: http://www.jakesbaitandtackle.com/
     
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    #fishing #FishingtheDMV #fishingreport 
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    • 1 hr 3 min
    Upper Potomac River March Fishing Report with Shallow Water Fishing Adventures Guide Service

    Upper Potomac River March Fishing Report with Shallow Water Fishing Adventures Guide Service

    On this episode of Fishing the DMV we have on Jeff Greene of Shallow Water Fishing Adventures Guide Service. Jeff will give us an updated Fishing Report for the (Non-Tidal) portion of the Upper Potomac River.
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    Link to Jeffs Bait store:
    https://swfabaittackle.com/?fbclid=IwAR1AQhC2ir24KIf4rBq7Od21VP1PLeTm1WnpCsxq2-cnwc5Pc_q2CKyCAnI 
    If people have any questions for Jeff you can reach him at: shallowwaterfishingadventures@gmail.com
     Jeff on Facebook: https://www.facebook.com/shallowwaterfishingadventures
      Jeff's website:
          https://www.shallowwaterfishingadventures.net/

    Jake’s bait & Tackle website: http://www.jakesbaitandtackle.com/
     
    Please check out our newest sponsor Tiger Crankbaits on Facebook!! https://www.facebook.com/tigercrankbaits
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    • 1 hr 3 min
    223 - South River Smallmouth Fishing | Exploring the Birthplace of the Shenandoah with Tommy Lawhorne

    223 - South River Smallmouth Fishing | Exploring the Birthplace of the Shenandoah with Tommy Lawhorne

    On this exciting episode of Fishing the DMV, we talk about the South Branch on the Shenandoah River with Tommy Lawhorne owner of The South River Fly Shop. Tommy Lawhorne is a seasoned angler with a lifelong passion for fly fishing. He has been exploring the waters of western Virginia for Trout and Smallmouth Bass since his early teens. With over three decades of experience, he began guiding in 1990, offering his expertise to fellow enthusiasts. In 1992, Tommy became actively involved in Trout Unlimited at the Shenandoah Valley Chapter, where he currently holds the position of Chapter President, demonstrating his dedication to conservation and community engagement. In collaboration with his partner Kevin Little, Tommy co-founded the South River Fly Shop in the spring of 2011.  
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    If you are interested in being on the show or a sponsorship opportunity, please reach out to me at fishingtheDMV@gmail.com
    The South River Fly Shop website: https://southriverflyshop.com/virginia-fly-fishing-guides/ 
     The South River Fly Shop Facebook:  https://www.facebook.com/Southriverflyshop/ 
    The South River Fly Shop Instagram:  https://www.instagram.com/southriverfly/

    Jake’s bait & Tackle website: http://www.jakesbaitandtackle.com/
     
    Please check out our newest sponsor Tiger Crankbaits on Facebook!! https://www.facebook.com/tigercrankbaits


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    • 48 min
    222 - Early Spring River Smallmouth Fishing & the New River with Ethan Stone of New River Outdoor Company

    222 - Early Spring River Smallmouth Fishing & the New River with Ethan Stone of New River Outdoor Company

    On this exciting episode of Fishing the DMV we head back to the New River with Ethan Stone of New River Outdoor Company. Ethan has been guiding his whole life, and he takes us through his backstory, and how the river is fishing right now.
     
      Please support Fishing the DMV on Patreon!!!
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    If you are interested in being on the show or a sponsorship opportunity, please reach out to me at fishingtheDMV@gmail.com

      Check out New River Outdoor Company website down below: http://www.icanoethenew.com/?fbclid=IwAR0q8FzEE0cuPLY2epfs1b80nuRe88eGYZuCUCuVNzQ4YiT0shwiEPR66eA

      New River Outdoor Company phone number: 540-921-7438

      New River Outdoor Company email: info@newriveroutdoorco.com

      New River Outdoor Company social media handles:

    Facebook:  https://www.facebook.com/NewRiverOutdoorCompany?mibextid=LQQJ4d

    Instagram: https://instagram.com/newriveroutdoorco_?igshid=NTc4MTIwNjQ2YQ==

    Jake’s bait & Tackle website: http://www.jakesbaitandtackle.com/
     
    Please check out our newest sponsor Tiger Crankbaits on Facebook!! https://www.facebook.com/tigercrankbaits

     Places you can listen to Fishing the DMV Podcast down below: https://www.buzzsprout.com/1893009
     
    Fishing the DMV YouTube Channel: https://youtu.be/n3c-CFvmpFg

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    • 1 hr 11 min
    221 - Virginia lakes you never heard of and Virginia Motor Restricted Tournament culture with Russ Hamilton

    221 - Virginia lakes you never heard of and Virginia Motor Restricted Tournament culture with Russ Hamilton

    On this exciting episode of Fishing the DMV, I am join by Russ Hamilton and we talk about the Virginia Motor Restricted Tournament culture. Plus we high light some small lakes you probably haven’t heard of!! 
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    Virginia Team Trail https://www.facebook.com/profile.php?id=100095029465144&mibextid=LQQJ4d 
     Virginia High Voltage Bass Club:  https://www.facebook.com/groups/637953487007011

    Jake’s bait & Tackle website: http://www.jakesbaitandtackle.com/
     
    Please check out our newest sponsor Tiger Crankbaits on Facebook!! https://www.facebook.com/tigercrankbaits

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    #fishing #bassfishing #Customboats
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    • 45 min
    220 - Jon Boat builds 101 | Building the perfect Bass Boat with Matt Downs of Tricked tins

    220 - Jon Boat builds 101 | Building the perfect Bass Boat with Matt Downs of Tricked tins

    On this exciting episode of Fishing the DMV, I have on Matt Downs of Tricked tins. What began as a passionate hobby centered around boats and fishing has evolved into a prosperous venture. I specialize in crafting bespoke boats and components, constantly pushing the limits of radical customization. While some may view boats merely as means of transportation, I see each one as a masterpiece, meticulously crafted with care and creativity.
     
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    If you are interested in being on the show or a sponsorship opportunity, please reach out to me at fishingtheDMV@gmail.com

    Tricked Tins on website: https://trickedtins.net/pages/about-tricked-tins

    Tricked Tins on Facebook: https://www.facebook.com/media/set/?set=a.129317026530010&type=3

    Tricked Tins on Instagram:
    https://www.instagram.com/trickedtinsjonboats/?hl=en

    Tricked Tins on YouTube: https://www.youtube.com/@TRICKEDTINS

    Jake’s bait & Tackle website: http://www.jakesbaitandtackle.com/
     
    Please check out our newest sponsor Tiger Crankbaits on Facebook!! https://www.facebook.com/tigercrankbaits

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    Fishing the DMV Instagram page: https://www.instagram.com/fishingthedmv/?utm_medium=copy_link
     
    #fishing #bassfishing #Customboats
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    • 49 min

Customer Reviews

4.8 out of 5
51 Ratings

51 Ratings

Marcopereira ,

The one and only DMV fishing podcast.

This area is jam packed with fisheries and Thomas consistently delivers top quality content. Fingers crossed that he begins to dive into the Kayak bass fishing scene.

Iwoou ,

Fantastic Source of info for anglers of the DMV

Whether you’re an advanced angler or just learning how to fish, Thomas Arens does a great job providing the best information available to anglers of the DMV. You always leave with information that will help you catch more fish after each episode.

Steven_Lloyd ,

Great show Thomas!

Thank you for providing a platform for local tournament winners, guides, and fishing enthusiast to share information.

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