Originally Posted by Old Salty
As it stands today, EGB is one of the most prolific bays on the coast not only for sport fishermen but also commercial shrimping,crabbing, and oystering. After closing of ROP, look for lilly pads, mudcats, carp,etc. in the upper end. The marine environment will definitely take a bad hit.
Actually, from what I understand East Bay isn't in nearly as good of shape as it should be and Rollover Pass is a prime problem.