We have spot and perch in the Patuxent River for bottom fishermen in the mouth of Cuckold’s Creek, Kingston Hollow, Sandy Point, Drum Point, Green Holly and at The “O” club.

We had a good mixture of fish this week as perch fishing really advanced, rockfish were cooperative, and some small spot arrived.

Striped bass regulations in Maryland now allow one fish per day with a minimum of 19 inches in length in the Chesapeake Bay. The rivers and the Maryland tributaries of the Potomac River will open on June 1.

Friday, May 1 was the beginning of the trophy rockfish season, and it was cold, windy and with hard rain blowing sideways.

If you’ve been reading the Outdoors column for any amount of time, you’ve probably picked up on the fact that my father, James Kundreskas, wrote this section of the newspaper for many years.

While most of us are wondering what’s next as the coronavirus situation continues to evolve, there’s one segment of the population that’s enjoying every second of it: Dogs.

Have you been bitten by the photography bug? That’s the only kind of bug I want flying around me this spring.

Attention, hunters. You could attend the biennial Pope and Young Club Convention to be held March 26 to 28 in Chantilly, Virginia.

Back around Christmas, I treated myself to the recently-published MARA book.