Part 1-Recreational fishing
Location: Boston Harbor between Deer Island and Long Island
The flounders is about 12 and 16 inches in length respectively. Their scientific name i s Paralichthys dentatus. The flounder has flatten fins wraped around its oval-shaped body. Its eyes are positioned on the right side of its head. Its color is white below and some shade of brown, drab above.Flounders are nicknamed “chameleons of the sea” because they’re able to change their coloring to blend in with the texture and color of the bottom where they live.
5.Black Sea Bass
The Black Sea Bass is 15 inches in length. Its scientific name is Centropristis striata. Its color is black. The belly is slightly paler than the sides. The fins are dark with dusky spots, and the dorsal fin is marked with a series of white spots and bands. Black sea bass are found along the U.S. East Coast from Cape Cod to the Gulf of Mexico. They prefer structured habitats such as reefs, wrecks, or oyster beds in temperate and subtropical waters.