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Second Snapper Season Starts Today

Due to anglers not catching the federal quota over the 63-day summer season, red snapper charter season is set to begin again on October 15...

Snapper Study Shows Many More Than Expected

A study to gauge the population of red snapper along the entire Gulf Coast indicates many more of the fish than previously estimated, Alabama Newscenter...

Alabama Fishing Set Records In 2020

In a This Is Alabama column, Blakeley Ells, executive director of the Coastal Conservation Association Alabama in Orange Beach, said 2020 was an “unprecedented” year...

Oyster Harvest On Track To Double From Last Year

AL.com recently reported that Alabama’s wild oyster harvest, which the Marine Resources Division of the Alabama Department of Conservation and Natural Resources partially ended December...

Flounder Harvest Closes For November

The Alabama Department of Conservation and Natural Resources Marine Resources Division is reminding anglers of the closing of flounder season during November. The ban applies...

SickleFin Begins Fish Tagging Trips

SickleFin Charters recently partnered with global nonprofit Gray Fishtag Research to tag and release all species of fish. “We are an official research center, the...

Oyster Season Opens October 12

Following an encouraging 2019-2020 wild oyster season, Alabama officials have announced an earlier start for an upcoming harvest they hope will build on the strong...

KBF Redfish Tournament Set For November 6

The 2020 Kayak Bass Fishing (KFB) Redfish Gulf Division Championship Tournament will launch from Gulf Shores and Orange Beach on November 6. This “naturally social...

Red Snapper More Prolific Than Thought

The Great Red Snapper Count for the Gulf of Mexico recently uncovered more red snapper than previously known, AL.com reported. The survey results, showing what...

Sicklefin Charters Adds Boat

Sicklefin Charters of Dauphin Island, which purchased Southern Drawl Charters and opened earlier this year,  has added another boat to its fleet, a 33-ft Onslow...

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