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Angler-Tag

Angler Tag Return

What do you do if you catch a tagged fish in Florida waters?



Angler Tag Return Hotline

The Angler Tag Return Hotline is designed to collect data from anglers regarding tagged fish that have been captured or sighted in Florida waters.


FWC Facts:
Like a message in a bottle, “Please Release” on an external tag tells anglers that researchers are tracking a fish implanted with an acoustic tag.

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