Blog

Brett Fitzgerald | Posted 1 year 2 months
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 1 year 2 months
Brett Fitzgerald | Posted 1 year 2 months
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 1 year 2 months
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 1 year 3 months
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...
Brett Fitzgerald | Posted 1 year 3 months
If you fish the Atlantic side of the upper Florida Keys, you probably have noticed a disturbing trend that has had huge impacts on the local fishery. “The ballyhoo have been missing for about 5 years, and it is getting worse every year,” says...
Brett Fitzgerald | Posted 1 year 4 months
Big chunks of our great state of Florida appear to be broken. What was once untamed and pristine is now a sprawling web of goop that threatens the entire fabric of what makes Florida beautiful. Maybe the most alarming observation is that the people...
Brett Fitzgerald | Posted 1 year 4 months
The iAngler Tournament system is gaining steam, and once again the 4th Annual Vonderau Slam (Dunedin FL, June 25) showed why the west coast of Florida just north of Clearwater is such a great fishing destination. “The beaches are incredible, and...
Brett Fitzgerald | Posted 1 year 5 months
The Lake Worth Lagoon Fishing Challenge, a free month-long data collection project spearheaded by Palm Beach County, the West Palm Beach Fishing Club and the Snook & Gamefish Foundation, has logged more species (31 and counting) than any other...
Brett Fitzgerald | Posted 1 year 5 months
Finally, Anglers have a real opportunity to show how we can BENEFIT our habitats while being fishermen and women. But we need to take this first step. During the month of June, Anyone who fishes in the Lake Worth Lagoon can enter the FREE Lake...