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Florida lifetime sportsman license costs for youth reduced Nov. 24 – Dec. 31, 2014

On Nov. 13, 2014, Governor Rick Scott signed an executive order authorizing the Florida Fish and Wildlife Conservation Commission to offer Lifetime Sportsman’s Licenses for Florida children and young adults at a greatly reduced cost. The license now costs up … Continue reading

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Walton county fishing report for Nov. 12

Fishing is good! Choctawhatchee Bay area: Flounder bite is on with some catching with hook and line. Still trouts and reds along the causeway. River: Hybrids at the mouths of the river, and a few crappie being caught. Click here … Continue reading

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Walton county fishing report for Nov. 5

Fishing is good! Choctawhatchee Bay area: Lots of small trout, small reds and some flounder being caught. Live shrimp, DOAs, and Berkley Gulp shrimp are the preferred baits. River: Hybrids at the mouths of the river, and a few crappie … Continue reading

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Walton county fishing report for Oct. 29

Fishing is good! Choctawhatchee Bay area: Lots of small trout being caught. Reds biting too on gold spoons. River: Hybrids at the mouths of the river, biting on shrimp right now. Click here for fishing forecast Bay and river report … Continue reading

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Explore the scenic beauty of Dead Lakes in Wewahitchka, Florida

Interested in a unique paddling, boating and great fishing opportunities? Head over to Wewahitchka, Florida and explore the beautiful Dead Lakes area. The 6,700-acre Dead Lakes offer an abundance of great fishing for largemouth bass, crappie, shellcracker, bream, and catfish. … Continue reading

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Walton county fishing report for Oct. 22

Fishing is good! Choctawhatchee Bay area: Trout bite is still on, biting on shrimp. Reds biting too on gold spoons. River: Hybrids at the mouths of the river, biting on shrimp right now. Click here for fishing forecast Bay and … Continue reading

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Retirement just a word for Walton area lady bass angler

Carolyn Poole has been fishing our area waterways all her life. Growing up fishing for bream along the Shoal and Choctawhatchee rivers, Poole has always enjoyed being outdoors with her family, who center their get-togethers along the rivers and creeks. … Continue reading

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Public meeting regarding camping in the Choctawhatchee Wildlife Management Area Oct. 30

On Thursday, October 30 at 6 p.m., District 1 Commissioner and Chairman Bill Chapman’s office will be hosting a public meeting at the Red Bay Community Center.  This meeting will be in regard to the Florida Fish and Wildlife Conservation … Continue reading

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Walton county fishing report for Oct. 15

Fishing is good! Choctawhatchee Bay area: Trout bite is really on right now. All sizes are biting on MirrOdine and shrimp. Roe mullet is on. Redfish are biting as well. River: bass and hybrids at the mouths of the river, … Continue reading

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Walton county fishing report for Oct. 8

Fishing is good! Choctawhatchee Bay area: Redfish and trout bite good right now. Both are feeding on gold spoons and shrimp. Believe it or not the trout are biting better on shrimp than lures right now, as well as biting … Continue reading

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