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American Samoa
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American Samoa is an unincorporated territory of the United States located in the South Pacific Ocean, southeast of Western Samoa. It consists of 5 main islands and 2 coral atolls. The largest and most populous island is Tutuila, with the Manuʻa Islands, Rose Atoll, and Swains Island also included in the territory. American Samoa is part of the Samoan Islands chain, located west of the Cook Islands, north of Tonga, and some 300 miles (500 km) south of Tokelau. To the west are the islands of the Wallis and Futuna group.

The total land area is just under 200.

Tuna and tuna products are the main exports, and the main trading partner is the United States.Sport Fishing is a growing interest and the Steinlager I'a Lapo'a Tournament hosted by the Pago Pago Game Fishing Association (founded in 2003 by a group recreational anglers) is rapidly becoming a regional draw for anglers from the South Pacific and the United States and beyond.

Sport Fishing in Hawaii, Guam, and American Samoa

- With Charts to Fishing Grounds and an Illustrated Guide to Pacific Fishes by James L Squire - Olympic Marketing Corp; 1st Tuttle ed edition (February 1979)
ISBN: 0804813086
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Pago Pago Game Fishing Association
The Pago Pago Game Fishing Association was founded by avid anglers for avid anglers in 2003; recreational anglers with a competive spirit and a desire to hold semi-organized competitions. One thing led to another and the next thing you know we are holding ten, single day, single species tournaments and a 4-day event every year...

Sinalei Reef Resort Apia

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Sinalei Reef Resort is situated on the South Coast of Samoa's main island of Upolu. This coast line is world famous for its picture postcard scenery; clear, turquoise water, with shady coconut palms fringing stretches of white sand. Sinalei is set in 33 acres of landscaped grounds, alongside the village of Siumu - a 30 minute drive over the mountain range from Apia, Samoa's capital....

Pago Pago Marine Charters

Pago Pago Marine Charters is a business run by people who enjoy being out on the water and serving the needs of visitors to the wonderful islands of American Samoa. Our charter packages include specialties in Game Fishing, Scuba Diving, Whale Watching or site seeing tours...

Oceanic Sportfishing

Outfitter - My opinion, and this is based on longline catch reports and different scenarios I have seen, is that Samoa and some of the other pacific islands are where these marlin come to spawn. Warm water, plenty of food and proximity to major currents makes it an ideal places to spawn...

Game Fishing in American Samoa

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Samoa Fishing

...Feb was on and off and a few small marlin in the 150lb range. As for march we had a slow period of Marlin fishing in the start but with the return of the small yellowfin 30lb jellybeans- we saw a surge of Marlin activity catching a double header with both fish looking around 350...