Offshore, a few white marlin and blue marlin can be found, but yellowfin and blackfin fishing has been strong. Inshore, speckled trout and drum are biting. Contact: Oregon Inlet Fishing Center 252-441-6301, www.oregon-inlet.com.
Cape Lookout/Bogue Inlet
Wilmington/ Wrightsville Beach
Inshore and around the inlet, flounder and speckled trout biting. Live bait has been effective. In the surf, red drum, bluefish and Spanish mackerel being hooked. Contact: Tex’s Tackle 910-791-1763, www.texstackle.com.
Offshore, wahoo, yellowfin, king mackerel, mahi-mahi, amberjack and cobia being hooked. Near shore, blue fish, black bass, flounder and shark can be found.Contact: Dutchman Creek Bait & Tackle 910-457-1221; www.yeahrightcharters.com; or www.oifishingcenter.com.
Shearon Harris Lake
(For water levels go to http://epec.saw.usace.army.mil/)