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‘Ladies, Let’s Go Fishing!’ event offers fishing fun in Stuart

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Thursday, May 01, 2014

Media contact: Amanda Nalley, 850-487-0554

Women are invited to explore the finest of fishing at the next “Ladies, Let’s Go Fishing!” seminar, May 16-18 at the Pirates Cove Resort and Marina, 4307 SE Bayview St. in Stuart.

Sponsored by the Florida Fish and Wildlife Conservation Commission (FWC) in conjunction with the Federal Aid in Sport Fish Restoration Program, “Ladies, Let’s Go Fishing!” is a national organization dedicated to attracting more women to sport fishing and promoting conservation and responsible angling.

During the three-day, hands-on event, FWC educators will demonstrate ethical angler habits, such as safe hook removal, release techniques, fish venting and more. Local fishing guides will provide instruction on fishing techniques and methods.

On the final day of the seminar, women may embark on an optional fishing adventure.

Another “Ladies, Let’s Go Fishing!” event is scheduled for Nov. 14-16 in the Florida Keys.

To learn more, visit, call 954-475-9068 or email

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