For-hire captain, crew can retain recreational bag limits of reef fish in Atlantic soon
March 10, 2014
Portion of road closed in Gores Landing WMA
March 06, 2014
Free Women’s Fishing Clinic scheduled for Fort Pierce, Vero Beach
March 04, 2014
Bream destinations great for kids; license-free fishing weekend, photo contest coming soon
February 28, 2014
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Scalloping: You need a saltwater fishing license to scallop from shore or a vessel, unless you qualify for an exemption.
Unless exempt, a saltwater fishing license is required to attempt to take bay scallops. The resident saltwater shoreline license and the food stamp exemption are not valid when swimming or diving. A dive flag is also required if snorkeling or diving.
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