The following species will reopen to recreational harvest May 1 in Florida state and federal waters of the Atlantic: hogfish; gag, black, red, yellowmouth and yellowfin grouper; scamp; red hind; rock hind; coney; and graysby. […]
The FWC Fish and Wildlife Research Institute is asking fishermen to report tagged red snapper and grouper to the FWC Tag Return Hotline 1-800-367-4461 or by emailing them at tagreturn@MyFWC.com. […]
At its Feb. 10 meeting at the Florida Public Safety Institute near Tallahassee, the Florida Fish and Wildlife Conservation Commission (FWC) approved changes to the gag and black grouper minimum size limit and the gag grouper recreational season in Gulf state waters.