Florida FWC Asks Anglers for Help With Reef Fish Research
Reef fish populations have been a longstanding point of contention and now recreational anglers have an opportunity to do something about it.
The Florida Fish and Wildlife Conservation Commission is asking recreational anglers to sign up for its Gulf Reef Fish Survey—a no-cost program designed to help the FWC paint a clearer picture of how many people are targeting Gulf reef fish like red snapper and gag grouper, and what anglers observe on the water.
Gulf of Mexico reef fish management—particularly red snapper—has not exactly favored the recreational sector in recent years, with widespread closures limiting access to popular species several …read more
Via:: Patriot Outdoor News