Florida Sportsman Member: Billy The skies were clear as a bell and the sun was beating down. Duane had a few spots to try. First nice fish was a 21 inch red, then I got a 23 incher. We lost a couple more then Duane hooks a decent snook[...]
Florida Sportsman member: cnunez3024 Ran out to about 400-500 feet looking for birds. Within 20 minutes, we saw 8 birds diving down like crazy. We tossed some cut ballyhoo where they were diving and then BOOM. We had a fish on within 10 seconds.
Boatsmanship turns the corner with joystick steering outboards. Today, docking a 12,000-pound, quarter-million-dollar rig may be as precise and simple as pushing a little joystick in the direction you want to go. A kid can do it, maybe even better than you.
A Miami man has caught and killed the longest Burmese python ever captured in Florida: 18 feet, 8 inches. The python was a 128-pound female that was not carrying eggs, according to University of Florida scientists who examined the snake. The previous record length for a Burmese python captured in the wild in Florida was 17 feet, 7 inches.