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Sportfishing related news, blogs, stories and events in Northeast Florida

Fernandina Fishing Forecast

Your Fernandina fishing forecast for the week of April 20 should bring a tremendous week around Amelia Island.

Fishing Report for April 16, 2009

The fishing Report for Fernandina Beach and Amelia Island, Florida tells us that winds should keep most of us offshore this week in Fernandina Beach. Back water fishing around Amelia Island, however, should be great.

Free Fishing for the Physically Challenged

Those who are physically challenged can experience an off shore fishing experience for free. At the Fernandina Beach harbor marina, Amelia Island resident, Captain Steve Hair, keeps his 36 foot charter boat, at the ready for those with physical and developmental disabilities as well as those diagnosed with a terminal illness.

Fernandina Fishing Forecast

The Fernandina Fishing Forecast for the week of April 7, 2009 is here and the fishing around Amelia Island should continue to be good. Redfish, trout, sheepshead continue to be biting. You can find big drum off the beach and the jetties. Nice size reds are in the rivers and at the jetties.

Amelia Island Fishing

Amelia Island fishing will permit you to catch reds, grouper, blues, flounder, croakers, grunts and all kinds of cool fish. If you want to go fishing this weekend, most boats were fishing at the jetty’s near Fort Clinch for Drum.

Amelia Island Fishing Report

By: Don Whitman Winds should be decreasing the rest of the week so the seas should be dropping off. We may have a week to get offshore. Big drum are biting every where. Reds and trout can be found in…
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Considering an Aluminum Fishing Boat?

By: Jamie Deonas Small aluminum boats or ‚ÄúJon boats‚Äù are popular with anglers who want to get out on the water to do some fishing without spending a lot of money on a boat. Although these are great inland and…
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Fernandina Fishing Forecast

By: Don Whitman The fishing forecast for Fernandina Beach and Amelia Island is in for the week of March 25 and we can expect winds mainly out of the Southeast at 10-15, becoming more southerly by Friday. Offshore fishing will…
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Sex Changes and Grouper

By: Jamie Deonas I have been an avid fisherman and sport diver my entire life and not until recently did I understand how scientific complex grouper are. First groupers typically change sex from female to male when they mature. When…
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Amelia Island Drum Fishing

Giant black drum have made their presence known once again in the waters around Amelia Island and Fernandina Beach. Areas such as Cumberland Sound, Nassau Sound and the deeper holes in the

Search Amelia Fishing Report

By: Jamie Deonas Amelia Island has experienced a banner year for fishing both offshore and inshore. Earlier in the season the trout,

Closed Season on Red Snapper?

Federal action on snapper and grouper closures on the South Atlantic coast were postponed in mid-December, but the National Marine Fisheries Council promised a new effort to pass the amendment this year.

Winter Surf Fishing on Amelia Island

By: Judie Mackie Surf fishing on Amelia Island is always fun, but if you are going to try it during the colder of winter you may need a local tip or two. Blues and whiting both swim along our shores…
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Amelia Island Fishing

The fishing here on Amelia Island can be summed up in 3 words; trout, trout and more trout. These fish have shown up in massive