March 29….River slowly falling and clearing. Wind creating greater tidal variation and difficulty fishing. New push of Herring, Shad, Perch and Catfish. Many Carp among them. Shad bite is good from all typical access points. March 30...Hickory Shad run is beginning to peak. Very large roe fish (see Midcove) biting well at all locations during all tides. New Perch and Blueback Herring run with more cormorants in pursuit. Snakeheads at Chain Bridge taken via every method imaginable. March 31...Slowing falling river level and slightly murky water. Great Shad bites continues. Mostly Hickory preferring red/white lure. Less intense at slack tides and from all access points.April 1… Visibility improving. Fresh run large roe Hshad. (photo White Sign) Few Ashad. Bite best on moving tide from all locations. Preferring red/white lure. Jumbo White Perch blitz in deep water on bait. 25lb + Rockfish caught off Mud Bar. Many small stripers moving into Three Sisters area.