Here's a pic of IRI on January 18th, 2003 when HuskyMD and I fished it. Notice the birds diving for baitfish on top. They were just out of reach!
HuskyMD said:...The birds are tough to see in that picture...at the end of the jetty there's a bunch of stuff in the sky and they are birds. Picture doesn't really show it. Believe it or not the birds were slamming the water. Maybe just cause the wind was so strong they couldn't fly!
HappyPappy,HaPPyPapPy832443 said:To be honest with you I don't think theres anything bittting at IRI this time of year except for Shad,Herring,and if your lucky a 30" lone Striper.Its best to wait until March to fish there;when they start to invade the waters.The Tog will be there arround that time too but they might be sluggish but they will bite.But,its not the catching;its just being there though.I hope you guys bundled up.