Month: August 2017

Gulf County Bay Scallop Season Opening Remains Postponed. Image Courtesy Of FWC.

Gulf County Bay Scallop Season Remains Postponed

Gulf County Bay Scallop Season-Opening Remains Postponed. The Florida Fish and Wildlife Conservation Commission (FWC) issued the following news release this morning. “The bay scallop season off Gulf County remains postponed due to a naturally occurring algae bloom in St. Joseph Bay. The season postponement will continue until scallop samples test safe for human consumption. Any …

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Florida Red Tide Status Map, 8-18-17, Courtesy Of FWC, Florida Red Tide Report.

Florida Fishing Report: Red Tide Status, 8-18-17

Florida Fish & Wildlife Red Tide Status: Friday, August  18, 2017 FWC released the Red Tide Status Report this week. Florida Fish & Wildlife Conservation Commission red tide bulletin at 2:32 PM 8/18/2017. Red Tide Status (August 18, 2017) The Florida red tide organism, Karenia brevis, was not detected in samples collected throughout Florida this week. We …

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Snook, Friday, August 18, 2017, Naples Fishing Report & Charters.

Naples Fishing Report, Friday, August 18, 2017

Naples Fishing Report: Snook. Naples Fishing Report, Friday, August 18, 2017, Florida Fishing Report – Naples: Snook, catch & release!  Latest Algal Bloom & Water Quality / Lake Okeechobee Update and Red Tide Report.  We’re mostly focused on Naples fishing the channels, grass flats, passes, oyster bars, mangroves and near shore fishing in Naples, but we also give updates on …

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Florida Red Tide Status Map, 8-11-17, Courtesy Of FWC, Florida Red Tide Report.

Florida Fishing Report: Red Tide Status, 8-11-17

Florida Fish & Wildlife Red Tide Status: Friday, August  11, 2017 FWC released the Red Tide Status Report this week. Florida Fish & Wildlife Conservation Commission red tide bulletin at 3:47 PM 8/11/2017. Red Tide Status (August 11, 2017) The Florida red tide organism, Karenia brevis, was present in Southwest and Northwest Florida. Over the past week, Karenia …

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New Hogfish Conservation Measures & Boundaries. A new management boundary and several conservation measures for hogfish will go into effect in state and federal waters starting Aug. 24.

New Hogfish Conservation Measures & Boundaries

New Hogfish Conservation Measures and Boundaries Effective August 24, 2017. The Florida Fish and Wildlife Conservation Commission (FWC) issued the flowing news release regarding Florida Hogfish this afternoon. “A new management boundary and several conservation measures for hogfish will go into effect in state and federal waters starting Aug. 24. State changes were approved by …

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