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Status and Trends Report

The Status and Trends Report for Florida's Inshore and Nearshore Species provides trend analyses for all species groups and individual species accounts for selected finfish and shellfish.

Status and Trends - Introduction

This article is an introduction to "Florida's Inshore and Nearshore Species: 2014 Status and Trends Report."

Status and Trends - The Full Report

View Florida's Inshore and Nearshore Species: Status and Trends Report

Status and Trends - Appendix A and Literature Cited

This is the literature cited in the 2014 Status and Trends Report of Florida's Inshore and Nearshore Species. Appendix A provides a catch rate summary for 2004-2013.

FWC Facts:
Gar and bowfin, or mudfish, have specially adapted swim bladders that allow them to gulp air at the surface when oxygen levels are low.

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