The River Hag of Newtown Creek
Greenpoint resident Karolina Zaniesienko has spent the past year fishing the polluted creek—and has created a living diorama of what she's found in a fish tank in her living room.
All About That (Striped) Bass, New York’s Most Beloved and Politicized Fish
In which our OnlyFins columnist devotes her life to striped bass.
The Eric Adams Table of Success
The Riis Beach Goldfish Have Actually Been Rehomed
And more fishy links for your Friday.
The Real Dolphins of New York City
Our fishing columnist contemplates the meaning of dolphin sightings in New York City's waterways.
The Mystery of the Fish Living in Riis Beach’s Abandoned Hospital
The future is uncertain for Riis’s Queer Beach and the fish who live there.
Breaking the Bass Ceiling at NYC’s Only Freshwater Fishing Tournament
At the fourth annual Prospect Park Battle on the Banks fishing tournament, our columnist tests her skills against some of the city’s best anglers and contemplates being a woman fisher.
Fish Day at Summons Court
Our columnist meets some fishers caught in the Department of Environmental Conservation's dragnet.