NOAA Fisheries Announces Red Snapper Will Remain Closed in South Atlantic Federal Waters in...

NOAA Fisheries announces red snapper will remain closed to commercial and recreational fishing in South Atlantic federal   waters   in   2016.  Red snapper remains closed as the total number of...

The Ocala National Forest

The Ocala National Forest is located north of Orlando between the Ocklawaha and St. Johns Rivers. Encompassing approximately 383,000 acres, it is the southernmost forest in the continental United...

Bay Scallop Season

The Florida Fish and Wildlife Conservation Commission (FWC) approved regionally-specific bay scallop open season dates for 2018, including a change to the season for Levy, Citrus and Hernando counties that was proposed in December. The Commission also approved a trial bay scallop season in state waters off Pasco County in 2018.

High-Speed Ferry Service to Grand Bahama & Bimini!

Tired of being in Central Florida? You can now book a fast high-speed ferry to Grand Bahama and/or Bimini! The non-stop high-speed ferry to Grand Bahama and/or Bimini is a big game changer for the Islands! Here’s more information on the high-speed ferries to Grand Bahama, Bahamas, and now; to Bimini.

Ocala Business Spotlight: What’s it going to be?

So does anyone know what's going into the old Key West Fashions building in Silver Springs?  It's a great building uniquely situated near Silver Springs & Wild Waters.

Recreational Harvest starts March 1st for Snook; a Premier Florida Fish!

The recreational harvest season for one of Florida’s premier fish, snook, reopens to harvest March 1, 2018 in Florida’s Gulf of Mexico state and adjacent federal waters, including Everglades National Park and Monroe County. Anglers may continue to catch and release snook during the closed season.