Fish and Wildlife Research Institute


Striped Bass

This section covers information on Florida’s striped bass and their hybrids.

Striped Bass Stocking: A Photo Set on Flickr

Researchers with FWC's Fish and Wildlife Research Institute provide striped bass for spawning and stocking.

Striped Bass Counts at Silver Glen Springs: A YouTube Video

Biologists conduct visual counts to gauge the survival of stocked fish.

Striped Bass Stockings in the St. Johns River

Learn about the history of striped and sunshine bass stockings in the St. Johns River.

Staging Striped Bass Eggs for Broodstock Collection: A YouTube Video

Biologists collect and stage a striper female's eggs.

Florida's Gulf Coast Striped Bass : A YouTube Video

Biologist Ted Alfermann highlights Florida's Gulf Coast striped bass.

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