Follow The Birds to Find Stripers

The Birds Will Lead You to the Striped Bass

Bait and Birds

• In the fall baitfish come out of the backwaters and into the ocean.
- Mullet, Peanut Bunker, Silversides, Herring, Anchovy, Hickory Shad.

• The striped bass and blue fish are waiting for them.

• The birds also find the baitfish.

• Look for the birds. They will lead you to the stripers.

• In both the spring and the fall, birds can lead to schools of adult bunker on which stripers are feeding.

Striped Bass Feeding Frenzy

Striped Bass Feeding Frenzy in Chesapeake Bay. The birds point the way.