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Hurricane Sandy: One Year Later

Posted by on Oct 30, 2013   3:00 PM  | Angling & Sport Fishing NewsConservationWFN CommunityWFN Home

It’s been a year since Hurricane Sandy ravaged the US northeast. Recovery efforts are still under way for local fishing communities, and will likely continue for some time.

The superstorm bore a personal message for many members of the WFN community. Nick Honachefsky, who has appeared on WFN’s Hookin’ Up with Mariko Izumi and also runs a guiding business in New Jersey, appeared on  CBS’ The Couch yesterday to talk about his Sandy experience. A year later, Nick is still living out of a backpack: his home of 16 years in Camp Osborn, NJ was completely flattened by the storm. Watch the full interview here

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From the National Wildlife Federation: Hurricane Sandy’s Impact on Fish and Wildlife 

From National Geographic: Fishermen Look to Recovery After Hurricane Sandy