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Saltwater Fishing

Regulations and Updates

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Keep up-to-date with saltwater and freshwater fishing regulations by using the Fish Rules App. Look for it in the App Store and Google Play for iOS and Android. Enable Location Services to see site-specific regulations for your location. Learn more. 

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Fishing in the Bahamas?

If you are considering fishing in the Bahamas and bringing fish back to the U.S. by water, find out what you need to know.

Front cover of the Florida R3 Fishing Action Plan

Florida's R3 Fishing Action Plan

The FWC strives to increase and diversify participation in fishing throughout Florida via an effort known as R3, which stands for Recruitment, Retention, and Reactivation. The R3 initiative helps create the next generation of anglers who have a vested interest in conserving and managing Florida’s natural resources. For more information see Florida’s R3 Fishing Action Plan.