FLORIDA SPORTFISHING SPECIES
One of the most sought after fish. Known for their vicious attack of the bait. They mainly feed on shrimp, crabs and white bait.
Feed primarily on shrimp and are seen floating beneath crab trap bouys and other floating objects.
Also known as Red Drum. They primarily eat crabs and shrimp. Popular for their tender, great tasting meat.
Inhabit small reefs and are caught nearshore. They are caught by trolling plugs or dead bait, fished closed to the bottom.
Nicknamed the “Silver King”. These beautiful fish can reach up to 8ft and weigh 280lbs. They are one of Florida’s premier game fish and are known for their unforgettable, long lasting fight.
Feed mainly on shrimp and white bait and are fun to catch.
Other Common Catches