Changes effective March 1, 2021, include:
Extending ALL FWC flounder regulations into federal waters.
Increasing the minimum size limit from 12 inches to 14 inches total length (recreational and commercial).
Reducing the recreational daily bag limit from 10 to five fish per person.
Establishing an Oct. 15 – Nov. 30 recreational closed season.
For commercial harvesters using allowable gear: Establishing a commercial trip and vessel limit of 150 fish from Dec. 1 – Oct. 14, and 50 fish from Oct. 15 – Nov. 30.
Modifying the incidental bycatch limit for commercial harvesters using non-allowable gear from 50 pounds to 50 fish/trip.
Creating a federal waters trawl bycatch limit of 150 flounder/trip from Dec. 1 – Oct. 14, and 50 fish/trip from Oct. 15 – Nov. 30.
This photo shows three mussels – the one in the middle is the green mussel – the one on the right is the more common one we see (ribbed mussel)
The Marine Industries Association of Northwest Florida (MIANWF) is a not-for-profit corporation created in 1986 to advance the growth, education and cooperation of the recreational boating industry and to promote the protection and improvement of the inland and coastal waterways of Northwest Florida and surrounding areas.
MIANWF's member businesses run in Florida's Panhandle from Perdido Key to the Wakulla/Jefferson County-line and are boat dealers, marinas, boat repairers, boat brokers, marine accessory distributors, dealers and associate members.
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