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The invasive Red Lionfish, Pterois volitans

By Michael Sipos, Florida Sea Grant Agent, UF/IFAS Extension  Florida Fish and Wildlife Conservation Commission Lionfish Spearing Records: ·       Atlantic …

Fishing Back in the Day

By: Capt. Bart Marx The offshore fishing should be great as there are nice red grouper, lanes, and mangrove snapper …

Spearfishing Screw Ups to Avoid

By: Capt. Chad Carney Holding a speargun on your shoulder or in front of your face. Spearguns can kick back …

From the Captains...

SAWFISH NEWS

by Tonya Wiley, Havenworth Coastal Conservation

Baits Of The Water

By: Capt. Dave Stephens There are many different types of natural baits that are popular among the anglers and many …

Big Fish Like Potato Chips

By: Joe Sheaffer “You just can’t eat one”, the old saying that was used by one of the many potato …

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April Showers and May Brings Flowers

By: Capt. Travis Freeman The Everglades/10,000 Islands area are filled with miles and miles of mangroves and marshlands which hold …

Catching Tarpon in a Kayak!

By: Eric Henson I hope everyone is ready because it’s tarpon time!! With it being a warmer winter, I have …

May is The Month

By: Capt. Mike Manis Without a doubt, this is one of the best times of year to be on the …

Sarasota Fishing & Outdoor Articles

The Often Overlooked but Tastier Amberjack

by Michael Sipos Almaco Jack, Seriola rivoliana   Florida State Record: 35 pounds 8 ounces; caught in Destin Florida International …

SAWFISH NEWS

by Tonya Wiley, Havenworth Coastal Conservation

March in the Everglades

By: Capt. Travis Freeman Fishing in the Florida Everglades in the month of March and snook season is open again …

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