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Brett Fitzgerald | Posted 8 months 1 week
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 8 months 1 week
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 8 months 1 week
“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 8 months 2 weeks
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 9 months 2 days
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 9 months 4 days
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...
Brett Fitzgerald | Posted 9 months 5 days
Brett Fitzgerald | Posted 9 months 5 days
Call for Palm Beach County area volunteers! SGF and Palm Beach County Environmental Resources Management have developed a new ‘adoption’ partnership at the beautiful Jupiter Ridge Natural Area. This will bring SGF members and volunteers into the...
Brett Fitzgerald | Posted 9 months 6 days
The Snook & Gamefish Foundation encourages anglers to play significant, personal roles in coastal and marine conservation. For example, a goal of our Angler Action Program, which anglers use to record catches, is to help improve recreational...
Brett Fitzgerald | Posted 9 months 2 weeks
Are we who we think we are? Recreational anglers are a varied lot. We come from all walks of life, from all over the globe. Some tend towards sustenance fishing; others are pure sporties who keep no fish. Internally, we fit into categories that are...