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How to Catch Redfish

How to Catch Redfish

How to Catch Redfish Finding redfish is the key to catching redfish.  If you have the best bait in the world and the perfect presentation but without fish, you will catch no fish. How to catch redfish requires that you understand what redfish are doing and when.  The most important thing in redfish fishing is …

How to catch Redfish in winter

Winter in northern Florida can be cold. Winter in northern Florida can be cold.   We have cold conditions at least compared to Miami.  The water temperatures are usually in the 50s but mid-40s are not unheard of.    Redfish preferred range is 70° to 90° so where do they go when temperatures are below this range.  …

How to Catch Sea Trout

How to Catch Sea Trout The spotted seatrout is also known as sea trout, speckled trout, spec, and trout.  It is either the most popular or second most popular inshore species in Northern Florida depending on who you ask.  Trout are unique in that it is the only game species that spends its entire life inshore …

Redfish in the summer

How to catching Redfish during Summer

 How to catching Redfish during Summer   Redfish are very active in the summer.  There is an abundance of bait during the summer as many species spawn in the spring.  How to catching Redfish during Summer depends on finding redfish.  Redfish seek their preferred water temperature throughout the day. The conventional wisdom is that they …

How to Fish a Marsh

How to Fish a Marsh The marshes around Amelia Island are vast and overwhelming.  Blind casting is like trying to drive from Seattle to Amelia Island without a map.  You’ll get there but it may be a long trip.  So what information do you need to create your own marsh fishing map?  To start it …

How to Use Google Earth

How to use Google Earth to find structure. How to use Google Earth as a fishing log. How to use Google Earth to find boat ramps.

Summer Red Fish

Catching Redfish in the Summer As with many other estuary-dependent fish, summertime is the beginning of a feeding frenzy in the estuaries. Many fish and crabs that were spawned in the spring begin to appear in the estuaries as small juveniles, and these are often followed by large schools of redfish. The fish tend to …

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How to Spring Fish on Amelia Island

   Spring Fishing on Amelia Island Spring Fishing on Amelia Island is one of the prettiest times of the year.  Temperatures are warming both in the air and the water. Many species that winter in deeper water start their migrations into the bays and creeks around Amelia Island. Locations around the island that a shore bound fisherman …