New Fishing Rule Begin January 1

 The Florida Fish and Wildlife Conservation Commission (FWC) has approved several Saltwater Fishing Rule changes beginning January 1, 2020. To stay up to date on all Florida Fishing regulations go to Some major changes for the Florida Keys are listed below. Blackfin tuna and shortfin mako changes effective Jan. 1, 2020 Starting Jan. 1, … Read more

Recreational Blue and Stone Crab Trap Fishers Workshops

The Florida Fish and Wildlife Conservation Commission (FWC) needs your input on the recreational stone crab and blue crab fisheries. Share your feedback on potential regulation changes for this fishery. The FWC is hosting public workshops throughout the state in May to develop a better understanding of the public’s view on management of these fisheries. … Read more

Blue crab: A beautiful, Savory Swimmer

What’s the first thing you think of when you think of blue crabs? Many of us may think of our favorite foods, everything from soup to crab cakes. Even the scientific name of the blue crab, Callinectes sapidus, translates to “beautiful savory swimmer.” These crabs serve as an important food for humans and animals alike, … Read more