Landings Data

View Florida landings data for lionfish.

Commercial fisheries include any species that are harvested and sold for human consumption, for medical use, in aquarium or souvenir trades, or for any other for-profit purpose. The state of Florida collects data from commercial harvesters and dealers to generate statistics on the types of species and quantities landed, as well as the size, weight and age distribution of harvested species.

 

Commercial Landings 

  County
All others Monroe
Year Pounds Trips Avg. price Ex-vessel Value Pounds Trips Avg. Price Ex-vessel Value
2011 128 19 $2.62 $335  2,253 27 $4.84 $10,900
2012 1,310  37 $4.69 $6,137 10,141 132 $4.77 $48,342
2013  816  55 $3.54 $2,889 12,130 310 $4.25 $51,543
2014 12,843 339 $3.70 $47,573 8,956 272 $4.53 $40,552

 

 

Commercial Marine Life (Tropical Ornamentals) 

  County
All others Monroe
Year Pounds Trips Avg. price Ex-vessel Value Pounds Trips Avg. Price Ex-vessel Value
2010 112 32 $8.05 $902 713 179 $6.12 $4,364
2011 405 80 $5.30 $2,149 2,182 263 $4.83 $10,538
2012 852 74 $10.70 $9,117 1,498 228 $5.91 $8,859
2013 490 89 $5.91 $2,892 1,508 307 $6.57 $9,902
2014 280 61 $5.88 $1,646 1,019 225 $7.17 $7,309


FWC Facts:
Juvenile smalltooth sawfish respond to large increases in river flow by moving downriver.

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