Fishing in Florida


Try fishing in kayak on the ocean.
Use heavy tackle for big fish.


Wear a hat for sun protection. I found a good list of reasons to go fishing and camping.


You do not need a boat, stand on the shore.


The best time is at sunset.



Here is a list of Florida Fishing stats I compiled, and it shows you why it is the fishing capital of the world.

1. 4M people fish

2. 2.4M saltwater licenses bring in $40M

3. 1.2M are from out of state.

4. 47M fishing days per year supported 77k jobs.

5. $12B economic impact

6. 80M lbs of commercial fish landings per year.