Fishing News


Silver Sailfish Derby Turns 80 » 12/09/2016 - The West Palm Beach Fishing Club’s (WPBFC) venerable Silver Sailfish Derby, headquartered out of the Sailfish Marina on Singer Island, in Palm Beach, Florida, will set sail January 4th through t...
Hurricane Matthew Causes $110 Million Damage to Boats » 12/08/2016 - Hurricane Matthew, which threatened four coastal states as it corkscrewed through the Atlantic in early October, caused an estimated $110 million in damage to recreational boats, according to Boat Own...
Lowrance Elite-Ti Widescreen » 12/08/2016 - Lowrance announced today the addition of a pair of widescreen displays to the Elite Ti standalone series of fishfinder/chartplotters. The new Lowrance Elite-12 Ti and Elite-9 Ti touchscreen fishfinder...
Mercury Levels in Bluefin Tuna Dropping » 12/07/2016 - A new report out from Stony Brook University shows that over an 8-year period, mercury levels in Gulf of Maine tuna declined by 2 percent a year. This decline parallels reductions in mercury pollution...
Raymarine App Features Augmented Reality » 11/30/2016 - Raymarine's all-new version of its popular Wi-Fish mobile app for use with Dragonfly-PRO and Wi-Fish CHIRP Sonar systems has been expanded and now includes Augmented Reality Viewing of saved waypoints...
Casa de Campo International » 11/29/2016 - The organizers of the annual Casa de Campo International Blue Marlin Classic, dubbed as “The Reel March Madness” because of the incredible blue marlin action that takes place offshore of M...
Bahamas Opens up Waters to China » 11/23/2016 - Multiple sources are reporting that the Bahamian Government worked a secret deal with China to sell off the exclusive fishing rights to Bahamian waters. If this partnership comes to fruition it w...
The New Moppie? » 11/22/2016 - I’ve now worked 20 consecutive Fort Lauderdale boat shows. I have gone home with one shoe, I’ve gone home with old beat up shoes, but I’ve never gotten an upgrade! Anyway on Saturday...
Raiding Virginia Fishing License Fees » 11/22/2016 - Anglers in Virginia have accepted the use of some of their fishing license money to help cover operating expenses of the Virginia Marine Resources Commission. Though the license was established specif...
Barracuda Size Limits » 11/21/2016 - At its November meeting in St. Petersburg, the Florida Fish and Wildlife Conservation Commission (FWC) set new barracuda size limits.

These changes will apply in state and federal waters of...