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  • Greater amberjack: The recreational season for greater amberjack is closing in Gulf federal waters March 24 through Dec. 31, 2017. More informationExternal Website
  • Gag grouper: We need your input on the recreational gag grouper season in Franklin, Wakulla, Jefferson and Taylor counties. Learn more.
  • Flounder, Sheepshead, Tripletail: FWC staff gathering public input. Submit your feedback online today at MyFWC.com/SaltwaterComments.
  • Participate in the Lionfish Panhandle Pilot Program.

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FWC Facts:
Four species of black bass occur in Florida's fresh waters. The most popular is the Florida largemouth bass, which can grow to larger than 20 pounds.

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