Southwest Region Fishing Forecast

October - December 2017

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.

 

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:
The scientific genus name of tarpon is Megalops - from the Greek adjective megalo meaning “large,” and the noun opsi, meaning “face.”

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