Fishing in Florida

You can enjoy more
outdoor recreational
opportunities than
ever before, thanks to
75 years of the
Wildlife & Sport Fish
Restoration programs

Freshwater Fishing - freshwater fishing rules, fish identification, fishing sites and forecasts, a fishing calendar, maps, tips, Big Catch/TrophyCatch/Record angler recognition programs, pond management information and more.

BBMP-banner.png

Check mark symbol Speak out on bass rules!

TrophyCatch trophy bass recognition program


FWC Facts:
Tarpon can supplement their gill breathing by breaching the surface and gulping air to extract oxygen with four rows of lung-like tissue inside their swim bladder.

Learn More at AskFWC