Be the Predator!
Get in involved with lionfish removal by attending one of the following derbies or events.
Lionfish Removal and Awareness Day
is the first Saturday after Mother's Day each year. Celebrate
by removing lionfish.
Become a Reef Ranger:
Adopt a Reef and pledge to remove lionfish from it. Localized lionfish removal efforts have shown to have a positive impact on native reefs. Learn more.
Host a workshop:
The FWC Lionfish Team conducts demonstrations on lionfish handling and filleting at events around the state. Request an FWC Lionfish Workshop in your area by emailing your name, organization or business name, location and an estimated number of attendees to Lionfish@MyFWC.com
Dive Shop Owners:
Feature our lionfish brochure in your shop. Send your mailing address and how many brochures you want to Lionfish@MyFWC.com
. Get a peek at what the Lionfish Brochure
2016 Derby Calendar
Email the event date, location and address, event name, event website, event contact information to Lionfish@MyFWC.com to get it featured on the calendar.
Other events where you can learn about lionfish:
Invasive Species Awareness Festival - January 16, 2016 - FIU Medesto Campus
DEMA Dive-In to the Capitol - February 4, 2016 - Tallahassee
Florida State Fair - February 4-15, 2016 - Tampa
Tortuga Music Festival - April 15-17, 2016 - Ft. Lauderdale
The Blue Wild - April 23-24, 2016 - Ft. Lauderdale
Lionfish Removal and Awareness Day Festival - May 14-15, 2016 - Pensacola
Receive updates when a new event is added to the calendar. Click on the red envelope at the top of this page. Enter your email and then select SWF - Lionfish Events.
Lionfish Tournament Results
2014 (size is in mm unless otherwise noted)
Lionfish Recreational Regulations
2013 Lionfish Summit