December 22, 2017
The NJDEP Division of Fish and Wildlife has announced that Igor Kotov of Cranford made his way onto the state record fish list recently by landing a state record Bluefish while spearfishing. Igor was diving off the Gypsyblood Dive on the Shark River Artificial Reef's USS Algol when he landed the 22 pound, 2 ounce fish.
The new record bluefish - spearfishing measured 38.375 inches in length.
For more information on the Record Fish Program, visit www.njfishandwildlife.com/recfish.htm