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    The curious lives of gray triggerfish

    The crew tied off the dive boat on the mooring ball at Pleasure Reef located off Islamorada in the Florida Keys.  I stepped off the dive boat into the water, spun around and the mate handed me my camera.  While slowly sinking to the bottom I went through my underwater camera...

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    Big kings and pompanos greet those who make it offshore

    There are some beautiful fish being caught in the bay right now.  While much of the U.S. was digging out from a historic blizzard last week, Upper Keys anglers enjoyed stellar backcountry results.  Black and red drum and snook absolutely bit their faces off the last couple weeks...

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    Permit showing up in big numbers on the patches

    Winter is back with a vengeance this week as temperatures drop to their lowest point yet here in the Florida Keys. Along with the colder temperatures has been lots of wind that was a factor in everybody’s fishing plan this week. Offshore the almost daily changing weather conditions have...

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    Winter 2016 Fishing

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    Shallow areas seeing a surge in grouper

    Last week’s high winds blew in some great fishing!

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    Cheeca tourney money aids guides in need

    Anglers from across the country will hunt for some of the most elusive gamefish in the world at the fourth-annual Cheeca Lodge All American Backcountry Tournament, Nov. 12-14.   The event raises funds for the locally-based Guides Trust Foundation, and will host two veteran service members...

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    Fishing has been great, but weather made things tricky

    It is mid September and the fishing is still going strong for those who were able to get out this past week either offshore or in the backcountry. Those who found success this week started the day with a flexible plan of attack, with the weather being the deciding factor as to what area to fish...

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    Massive Mahi

    Colton Klais, 15, and Dillon Klais, 12, had a banner day fishing aboard Capt. Shannon Attales' Warbird charter boat out of Bud N' Mary's Marina on Monday, July 6. Dillon Klais caught single-handedly a bull dolphin that weighed 48 pounds. Colton Klais caught a cow dolphin that weighted about 33...

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    Snapper action is ‘mind-boggling’

    FISH TALES by Capt. Donald Deputy     Snapper action is ‘mind-boggling’   Happy Fourth of July Holiday weekend! I'm so very thankful for my freedom and am ready to celebrate the fact that we live in the greatest country in the world.&#...

  • KEYS SCENES

    Winter Fishing in the Keys -- 2015

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