Juveniles found in submerged aquatic vegetation.
Spawning occurs in the Atlantic Ocean during May and June. Bait for tautog usually consist of crustaceans rock crabs, fiddler crabs, sand fleas, etcetera.
Patience is key as tautog will break into the crab slowly. Waiting for the second grab on the line has a better chance of hooking the tautog. That fish was 23 Older women Taugtog old.
The oldest tautog aged in Maryland was 28 years old. Skip to Main Content.Hot Lady Looking Real Sex Havant Waterloo
Elongated body, moderately compressed Single dorsal fin with fifteen or sixteen spines. North of Cape Cod, the species generally remains close to shore in waters less than 60 feet.
Can live in brackish water including some parts of the Chesapeake Bay. Can grow to Can weigh up to 25 pounds Fishbase Tautog Fisheries Management.
Key Distinguishing Markings: Elongated body, moderately Older women Taugtog Single dorsal fin with fifteen or sixteen spines Taugtov develop black and brown mottled sides, with a lighter brown Older women Taugtog Adult males: Fishing Tips: Fun Fact: Most of the tautog fishery is recreational in Maryland.
The small commercial bycatch fishery has the same size and creel limit as recreational anglers.
Commercial harvesters are allowed to use hook and line, net, pot, trap, trot line, and seine.