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Brett Fitzgerald | Posted 7 months 2 weeks
Your fish need you, and you can help. In fact, we think you must. More changes in fishery management are coming. Most of us have been shouting for a change for years – some of us decades – especially in the way data is collected for recreational...
Brett Fitzgerald | Posted 9 months 4 weeks
by Alyssa Lexvold The Snook and Gamefish Foundation (SGF) partnered with Palm Beach County Environmental Resources Management (ERM) to work together in the upkeep and protection of 271 acres of land and coastline known as the Jupiter Ridge Natural...
Brett Fitzgerald | Posted 11 months 3 weeks
SGF exploratory paddle floatilla, free fishing tournament and shoreline clean-up is this coming weekend. You can participate! SGF and Palm Beach County Environmental Resources Management have developed a new ‘adoption’ partnership at the beautiful...
Brett Fitzgerald | Posted 1 year 18 hours
Catching Seatrout is a joy that all anglers can appreciate. Whether you are new or an old timer, there is always room to improve your odds. The information in this article comes from 100% experience, which is what anyone should ever be passing onto...
Brett Fitzgerald | Posted 1 year 3 days
Are spotted seatrout in trouble? Spotted Seatrout are a prize fish throughout their American range, which runs from the Texas/Mexico border, around the Gulf of Mexico and up the east coast past the Chesapeake Bay. Management varies between states,...
Brett Fitzgerald | Posted 1 year 3 days
How to register on the iAngler Tournament system (This is the app you need for the Seatrout Troublemaker) Visit www.ianglertournament.com On top right of screen, select green “register” button. Complete info, accept terms. Now you are ready...
Brett Fitzgerald | Posted 1 year 5 days
“Officers … responded to a sea turtle in distress near the Black Pearl Marina. The turtle was found tangled in fishing line that had a deceased snook attached to the hook. Employees from the marina were able to grab the turtle and place it on the...
Brett Fitzgerald | Posted 1 year 1 week
By Alyssa Lexvold Seatrout, rightfully so, have been called Florida's Inshore Everyfish. When I go fishing with live shrimp in areas with sea grass, I have come to expect to find a spotted seatrout at the end of my line. Seatrout love live shrimp...
Brett Fitzgerald | Posted 1 year 3 weeks
by Alyssa Lexvold Forage fish are commonly known as bait fish – so how did the ornamental sergeant major end up on that list? Forage Fish are the fish on which larger fish prey upon. Mullet, Sardine, Pinfish, Herring, and Pilchard are a few of the...
Brett Fitzgerald | Posted 1 year 4 weeks
The Angler Action Program (AAP), an ongoing service project of SGF since 2010, should be part of your personal fishing toolbox. It is the best opportunity to be directly involved in stock assessment research and habitat mapping, and it is a kick-ass...