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New app helps anglers

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California-based FishTrack.com has created a new fishing app that lets anglers going after saltwater game fish to research from their mobile device the water conditions and weather for the world’s best offshore fishing locations before leaving the dock.

The FishTrack App provides the latest cloud-free and high-resolution sea surface temperature (SST) charts, chlorophyll images, ocean altimetry, currents, bathymetry, moon phase and tides, as well as Buoyweather marine forecasts.

“With the FishTrack app, captains and crew can research temperature breaks and find blue water for any offshore location quickly and easily right on their phone,” said Charlie Levine, editor of FishTrack.com. “They can also plot waypoints to determine how far they have to run, and save their coordinates and chart imagery for offline use.”

The app is free via iTunes, and provides SST data for the entire globe, including more than 85 of the world’s best saltwater fishing destinations.

For more information, visit www.FishTrack.com.

For images of the new app, click here: http://fishtr.hk/1vsTODx.

 

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