An angler off the southwest coast of Florida caught a 350 pound Warsaw Grouper in 600 feet of water using simply and hook and line.
Biologist estimate the age of this fish to be around 50 years old.
The National Oceanic and Atmospheric Administration listed this species as a concern.
Recreational Red Snapper Fishing Season Expanded In Florida. Anglers take note: You now have six additional recreational red snapper fishing days to take advantage of this year. ... The Florida Fish and Wildlife Conservation Commission and Florida Gov.Ron DeSantis announced Tuesday that this year's season has been expanded.
The decision was made after data gathered by the Gulf Reef Fish Survey, that estimates how much fishing is sustainable.
Private fisherman/recreational anglers can fish for red snapper in the state and fedrral waters, however, chartered or for-hire operators are limited,
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