Researchers with the Florida Fish and Wildlife Conservation Commission and the National Oceanic and Atmospheric Administration are looking for anglers’ help to capture information about the Atlantic red snapper fishery. […]
At its December meeting in St. Augustine, the Florida Fish and Wildlife Conservation Commission (FWC) directed staff to proceed with a proposal that would set the popular and economically important 2019 Gulf red snapper recreational season. […]
The recreational harvest of red snapper will be open in Atlantic federal waters, from 3 to about 200 nautical miles, Nov. 3 to 5 and 10 to 12. […]
If you haven’t caught any red snapper this season or if you have been dreaming about gray triggerfish opening back up, the long Labor Day weekend is the perfect time to get on the water.
The 2016 recreational red snapper season in Gulf of Mexico state waters closes July 11, with the last day of harvest being July 10. The season will reopen Fridays, Saturdays and Sundays in September and October, and on Labor Day. […]
Recreational anglers were able to harvest one snapper per person with no size limit on July 11 –13; July 18 – 20; July 25 – 26, and commercial anglers were allotted 75 pounds (gutted weight) per day from July 14 until the annual catch limit of 50,994 is met.
Throughout the past two years, Central Florida anglers have closely monitored the regulatory environment as the heavy hand of the government unnecessarily issued closers on many species throughout the Atlantic Coastal Waters.