Posts Tagged Candlestick Pier


Silversides—Family Atherinidae Jacksmelt Species: Atherinopsis californiensis (Girard, 1854); from the Greek words ather (a spike or arrow) and ops (like), and californiensis (in reference to the geographic area). Alternate Names: Smelt, California smelt, horse smelt, blue smelt, silverside, pescado del rey, Peixe rey and Pesce rey. Called pejerrey mocho in Mexico. Identification: Smelt-like shape and [...]

Stan “The Man” Low

Evolution of a Master Angler: Stan Low Posted to Pier Fishing In California; From: Ken Jones; Date: August 24, 2007; Subject: For the Newbies — Stan “The Man” Low Stan and a striped bass from the Point Pinole Pier It started simply enough, a few short, questioning posts to the PFIC Message Board in 1999. [...]