Fishing for Conservation is Rewarding!

Earn prizes, recognition and bragging rights while supporting marine fisheries conservation. Catch a Florida Memory when you participate in one of the Florida Fish and Wildlife Conservation Commission’s (FWC) Saltwater Angler Recognition Programs.

Life List

Saltwater Fish Life List

Can you catch all 71 different species of saltwater fish?

Oh Snap(per)
Kevin Council snapped up this snapper Family Grand Slam with a red, gray and mutton snapper at the end of last month. This is Kevin's second Family Grand Slam in addition to his Inshore Grand Slam and Saltwater Life List 10 Fish Club. Nice job Kevin and way to elude those sharks!

#FishFWC #FamilyGrandSlam #FishingRockstar
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Monthly Raffle winners:
Keeping warm with these cool prizes this month are:
Aris Clarke Ford Jr. : Bluefin Rod and GS7000 Reel
Dustin Lightsey: Smith Fillet Knive
William Gerspacher : Live to Fish Face sheild

Congratulations to all of our winners and a big Catch a Florida Memory thank you to our partners Smith's Consumer Products, Live to Fish and Fish & Wildlife Foundation of Florida for providing these great prizes.

Our next raffle will be held on February 15th so get those submissions in!
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Thinking of Warmer Weather and Reef Fishing

Check out this video of an artificial reef deployment in St. Marks from December 2016.
For more information on FWC's artificial reef program visit
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Monthly Raffle Prize Winners!

December 2017

Bonnie Hawksley - Weigh and measure net courtesy of Mclean Angling
Scott Flamand - Fillet knife courtesy of Smith's Consumer Products
Drew Serraes - Prize pack including rod holder and dry bag courtesy of Live to Fish
December Winners

FWC Saltwater Fishing Videos

Saltwater Angler Recognition Programs Video

FWC Saltwater Fishing YouTube Channel


RedInternational Game Fish Association
WarbirdFish & Wildlife Foundation
Ocean WavesSmith's
McLeanLive to Fish
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