Thursday, March 30, 2017

Reef Fishing Gear Rules, myfwc.com

State and federal regulations require all commercial fishers and recreational anglers fishing for any reef fish species to have and use certain gear. Reef fish species include groupers, snappers, amberjacks, triggerfish, porgies, sea bass,...

Fish Handling, Myfwc.com

Introduction Fishing is a favorite pastime of Florida’s residents and visitors. Fishing efforts in Florida have increased dramatically over the past decade, and are continuing to increase. In 2011, Florida’s recreational anglers caught roughly 121...

The Kayak Fishing Academy: Get better on the water

This session is strong for people who are non-kayak.  It is a comprehensive look at fishing Tampa Bay. To register:  Send an email to Livelybaits@aol.com Find this on Facebook  "The Kayak Fishing Academy" The Academy will be...

Captain’s Corner: Summertime Trout

http://www.tampabay.com/sports/outdoors/captains-corner-speckled-trout-a-good-summer-target/2286803 Summer means nothing this year. The fish are going to eat. They are eating great. For easy action? Speckled trout. They are not smart, they are everywhere. Our most prolific fish: Enjoy! Use medium...

Choices in Lines

Neil Taylor, Strike Three Kayak Fishing Choices in lines are like so many other things in this world:  There are almost too many choices to sort through.    The people who really get out there and...

Nighttime is The Right Time

By Neil W. Taylor,  strikethreekayakfishing.com “I don’t go fishing at night.    Should I be fishing after dark?” It is a part of the day mostly neglected by anglers.   Honestly, if you like fishing without other people...

The Fishing Kayak

By Neil Taylor Capmel.com and owner of Strikethreekayakfishing.com Those plastic boats people used to make fun of are not what you may be thinking of when you hear the word K A Y A K.    ...

Getting Better with Lures

Neil Taylor, Strike Three Kayak Fishing "The whole picture": Being better at using lures There are some very simple guidelines to become more proficient with using lures successfully.    “Kayak Fishing Skool” themes are almost entirely in...

Spanish Mackerel

Scomberomorini  The Spanish Mackerel By Neil Taylor and capmel.com resources (MyFWC.com and FoodReference.com) There are a lot of different opportunities in the Tampa Bay area.   We have fish that stay year-round, we have some that pass...

Smoker Tips

How long in an electric smoker?? Remove the fish from the brine, and rinse each piece under cold water. Gently pat dry with paper towels, and lay the pieces on a waxed paper to air...