New regulations effective July 1, 2016
The 2016-2017 summary of Florida's freshwater fishing rules and regulations is available:
Other regulatory resources include:
New Rule Changes
Feature Article--Conservation Highlights from FWC
Fishing Tips from the Pros
Fishing License Requirements and Fees
Do I Need a License?
Methods of Taking Fish
Methods of Taking Bait
Release/Movement of Fish
Taking and Possession of Freshwater Mussels
General Statewide Bag and Length Limits
Special Bag and Length Limits
Fish Management Areas
FWC Facts:The sailfish (Istiophorus platypterus) is Florida's official saltwater fish.
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