Boat Fishermen Fish a Striper Blitz at Montauk

Striped Bass Blitz

During both the spring and fall striped bass migrations, the stripers often encounter schools of bunker along their routes. The resulting feeding frenzy, called a blitz, is an event striped bass fishermen seek. The birds show the way. In this photo boat fishermen fish a striper blitz at Montauk. You can see a kayak trying to get on on the action.