Carrabelle Fish Species

Common Carrabelle Fish Species Questions


What fish can you keep in FL?

In Florida, the fish you can keep depends on various regulations set by the Florida Fish and Wildlife Conservation Commission (FWC). Maverick Nearshore and Bay Charters, led by Captain Austin, are well-versed in adhering to these regulations to ensure a sustainable and legal fishing experience. Common species that can be kept within the state's guidelines include red snapper, grouper, snook, and various other reef and pelagic species. It's essential to check the FWC guidelines or consult with experienced charters like Maverick Nearshore and Bay Charters to stay informed about the specific rules and seasons for keeping different fish in Florida waters.


What is Florida's largest fish?

Florida is home to some impressive fish, and one of the largest species that anglers aim to reel in is the Goliath Grouper. Captain Austin does not target this kind of fish but he can give you pointers on how to catch one.


What fish are currently in season in Florida?

To find out which fish are currently in season in Florida, it's best to consult with experienced fishing charters like Maverick Nearshore and Bay Charters, led by Captain Austin. Fishing seasons can vary for different species and are regulated by the Florida Fish and Wildlife Conservation Commission.