Florida Lakes

Home > Florida Fishing Reports > Florida Lakes
3:14 pm 3:14 pm

Medard Reservoir Becoming A FMA

November 29th, 2012|Categories: Florida Freshwater Conservation, Our FWC|Tags: , , |Comments Off on Medard Reservoir Becoming A FMA

Fishing regulations at Edward Medard Reservoir will change on Jan. 1.

The 770-acre reservoir near Turkey Creek off State Road 60 south of Plant City is becoming a fish management area with specific rules for bag limits and slot limits for each species.

The Florida Fish and Wildlife […]

1:17 pm 1:17 pm

Hydrilla treatment set for Lake Istokpoga

November 26th, 2012|Categories: Florida Freshwater Conservation, Our FWC|Tags: , , , , |Comments Off on Hydrilla treatment set for Lake Istokpoga

Tuesday, November 24, 2012

Media contact: Gary Morse, 863-648-3200

During the last week of November, the Florida Fish and Wildlife Conservation Commission (FWC) will treat hydrilla in portions of Lake Istokpoga. All scheduled management efforts are subject to weather conditions. The lake will be monitored after treatment.

There are […]

8:58 am 8:58 am

Bass Fishing a Lake Stella Special!

April 15th, 2010|Categories: Central Florida Fishing, Customer comments, Florida Fishing Reports, Lake Toho Fishing Reports - Lake Tohopekaliga, FL, Largemouth Bass|Tags: , , , , |Comments Off on Bass Fishing a Lake Stella Special!

Captain John,
After fishing with you, I took some of your advise. Downsized everything like you said, 10lb test with a 1/0 hook and caught three small ones (non-keepers) early in the morning then at about 5:30pm I caught this one on a fairly large shiner. Still, for a new moon […]

6:21 pm 6:21 pm

Bass Fishing Guide in Florida

April 9th, 2010|Categories: Florida Fishing Guide, Florida Fishing Reports|Tags: , , , , |Comments Off on Bass Fishing Guide in Florida

Overview
Florida is considered one of the top destinations for bass fishing in the United States.

Florida is the go-to state for bass fishermen, especially when big fish are the goal. Its lakes and rivers are full of plant life, and the water stays warm throughout the year, allowing bass to […]

9:45 pm 9:45 pm

Fingerling bass key to restoring population

July 15th, 2009|Categories: Our FWC|Tags: , , , |Comments Off on Fingerling bass key to restoring population

BY BOB WATTENDORF, WES PORAK and RICK STOUT • FOR FLORIDA TODAY • July 12, 2009

Truth is — it isn’t that simple. Florida Fish and Wildlife Conservation Commission (FWC) biologists, as well as other fishery research experts, have understood for years that stocking fingerling bass (1 inch to 1.5 inches […]

7:54 am 7:54 am

Top Freshwater Fishing Destinations in Florida for 2009

February 3rd, 2009|Categories: Florida Fishing Reports, Industry News, Our FWC|Tags: , , , |Comments Off on Top Freshwater Fishing Destinations in Florida for 2009

By Bob Wattendorf, Fish and Wildlife Conservation Commission
Saturday January 31st, 2009

If you are like me, you’ve probably heard, “You should have been here yesterday; the fishing was great,” more times than you can count. And if like me, you’re tired of that phrase, the Florida Fish […]

9:00 am 9:00 am

End of Lake Griffin dredging won’t stop worries about water levels

July 26th, 2008|Categories: Florida Freshwater Conservation|Tags: , , , , , , |Comments Off on End of Lake Griffin dredging won’t stop worries about water levels

Work could wrap up today on a $7.3 million project that dredged dozens of canals on troubled Lake Griffin.The massive effort — one of the biggest ever handled by the Lake County Water Authority — started in 2005 and fell more than a year behind schedule. Officials might […]

Load More Posts