Fishing Links

Weather Links

NOAA’s National Weather Service – Northern Chesapeake Zones

NOAA’s National Weather Service – Southern Chesapeake and Coastal Zones

NOAA Chesapeake Bay Surface Winds Forecast


Virginia Registrations for Cobia, Trophy Rockfish, Tilefish & Grouper


Saltwater Angler Registration

Virginia Fisherman Identification Program (FIP)

or you can register by calling toll-free 1-800-723-2728   – around the clock   –   year round

Maryland Saltwater Angler Registration

or you can register by calling 1-855-855-3906   –    7:00 AM to 7 PM   –   7 days/week   –   365 days/year


Virginia Required Boating Safety Course

Virginia requires all operators of a PWC  or boat with a 10 hp or greater motor to complete a safety course. Click on the above links to learn more.