FWC Approves 70-day Recreational Red Snapper Season for Gulf State Waters
Attention red snapper anglers...
The Florida Fish and Wildlife Conservation Commission (FWC) has approved a 70-day recreational red snapper season for Gulf state waters. Red snapper is a popular species that has a strong economic impact for many coastal communities throughout Florida.
The 2015 season will start the Saturday before Memorial Day (May 23) and run through July 12, resume for all of Labor Day weekend (Sept. 5-7), and finish with Saturdays and Sundays throughout the remainder of September and all of October, with the last day of harvest being Sunday, Nov. 1.