Tarpon Genetic Recapture Study Newsletters

Read past newsletters issued by the Tarpon Genetic Recapture Study.


Read about program updates, recaptures, top sample producers, prize winners and more.

Any questions, concerns or contributions? Just let us know at TarponGenetics@MyFWC.com.

Newsletters are in PDF format 

 Cover of the 2014 Newsletter

View the 2014 Newsletter  (Adobe PDF PDF 3.5MB)












View the 2013 Newsletter  (PDF 9.6MB)


Tarpon Newsletter 2012










View the 2012 Newsletter  
(PDF 10.2MB)


Tarpon Newsletter 2011











View the 2011 Newsletter (PDF 1.2MB)


Tarpon Newsletter 2010











View the 2010 Newsletter (PDF 745KB)

Tarpon Newsletter 2009











View the 2009 Newsletter
(PDF 4.2MB)


Tarpon Newsletter 2008












View the 2008 Newsletter (PDF 846KB)


Tarpon Newsletter 2007












View the 2007 Newsletter (PDF 726KB)


Tarpon Newsletter 2006











View the 2006 Newsletter
(PDF 172KB)

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