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amberjack are taking live bait and jigs at the Southern Towers, as well as several offshore wrecks. Deep-dropping is still good, with boats finding good numbers of tilefish, rosefish, and scattered grouper. Julie said that Bill Knapp, of Virginia Beach, caught a 67.5-pound snowy grouper while a guest on her boat in offshore canyon waters last week. White and blue marlin catches are increasing and numbers of yellowfin tunas, along with bluefins and bigeyes, are still showing up at the docks. Most of the blue-water boats are also finding dolphin fish, king mackerel, mako sharks and some wahoos.

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