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Snook harvest is still prohibited

January 28, 2010 

The Florida Fish and Wildlife Conservation Commission (FWC) reminds anglers that it closed the harvest season for snook in Atlantic waters, which usually begins on Feb. 1.  

Gulf grouper sport season closes Feb. 1

January 28, 2010 

The Florida Fish and Wildlife Conservation Commission advises anglers that regulations prohibit the recreational harvest of all shallow-water groupers (gag, black, red, yellowfin, scamp, yellowmouth, rock hind and red hind) from Feb. 1 through March 31 in all Gulf of Mexico waters off Florida, except in all waters of Monroe County.  

North Fla. spotted seatrout season closes Feb. 1

January 28, 2010 

The Florida Fish and Wildlife Conservation Commission (FWC) advises anglers that the recreational harvest season for spotted seatrout in North Florida will close for one month to help maintain spotted seatrout abundance.  

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