Southwest Region Fishing Forecast

January - March 2018

The following is a general description and quarterly forecastfor fishing conditions in major public water bodies in this region. For even more up-to-date information, we suggest you call or visit a local bait-and-tackle shop, fishing marina or guide service. We have provided information for some local contacts, who indicated they were willing to be listed herein.

A few sites have additional links to local web pages or to topographic maps and brochures. We will continue to expand these links as they become available to us.


Southwest Region
Lake Istokpoga Medard Reservoir Lake Walk-in-Water
Peace River Saddle Creek Park  
Tenoroc Pits Lake Parker Fishing Tips
Winter Haven Chain Lake Tarpon Statewide Forecasts

FWC Facts:
Gulf sturgeon can grow to a maximum length of about 8 feet and weigh approximately 150-220 pounds.

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