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Changes to rebuild Gulf gray triggerfish population approved

February 13, 2013 

State regulations will be consistent with pending federal regulations. 

Commission discusses game fish, sport fish designations

February 13, 2013 

Commissioners table decision, direct staff to develop catch-and-release provisions for bonefish, tarpon. 

2013 gag grouper recreational season set for Gulf state waters

February 13, 2013 

The season in most state waters is slated to start July 1 and end Dec. 3. 

Commission proposes 2013 Gulf recreational red snapper season in state waters

February 13, 2013 

Proposed season would start June 1 and end July 14. 

Get your fishing equipment ready for 2013 license-free days

February 13, 2013 

Saltwater days are June 1, Sept. 1. Freshwater days are April 6, June 8. 

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