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Spring Season April 6

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Spring Season, photo by Chris Cronin. On his third turkey season, 11-year-old Jack Cronin found success on youth opening day, near Immokalee.

Snook March 30

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Snook in Hand, photo by Drew Wickstrom. As snook season heats up around Florida, check out the feature story, “10 Things You Didn’t Know About Snook,” in April’s Florida Sportsman magazine.

Spring Turkey March 23

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Spring Turkey, photo by Scott Ethington. Emma shot her first turkey opening morning of youth season 2016 in Lake Co. Fl. She used a Mossberg 20 gauge. It had a 9 ½-inch beard, 1-inch Spurs and weighed 20 lbs. She turned 12 years old the day before.


HD – Spring Turkey Season

Melanie Flowers shot this tom this past weekend during spring gobbler out in Highlands County. His beard was 10 inches. “It was very exciting because he was roosted right above me and was gobbling and drumming!

Tarpon by the Mangroves March 2 web

HD – Tarpon by the Mangroves

Tarpon by the Mangroves, photo by Hunter Ledbetter. Check out Ledbetter’s feature, “Back to the Roots,” about fishing around mangrove…»

Late Winter Days, photo by Mike Pedigo.

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Late Winter Days, photo by Mike Pedigo. In this image, Jacksonville-based angler and photographer Mike Pedigo, the man behind flyline productions, captured the light on the marshes.

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HD – Recon on the Econ

Recon on the Econ, photo by John Kumiski. Check out this central Florida dream stream in John Kumiski’s feature story, “Way Down Upon the Econlockhatchee,” in the March issue of Florida Sportsman.

Alligator with a Bite Feb 10

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Alligator with a Bite, photo by Tommy Thompson. Check out Tommy Thompson’s recipe for alligator and pasta in a spicy marinara sauce with native-to-Florida datil peppers, a dish to warm you up on winter nights. It’s in the February issue of Florida Sportsman.

Keys Flats Feb 3

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Dr. David Morrissey with a permit on the flats, as featured in Chris Duerksen’s story “Tooth and Tail,” in the February issue of Florida Sportsman magazine.

Kenney on Kissimmee

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Kenney on Kissimmee, photo by Vance McCullough. J.T. Kenney at a FLW Tour event on Lake Kissimmee. Read about some top bass tactics in Vance McCullough’s feature story, “5 Headline Moves,” in the February issue of Florida Sportsman.

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HD – Seafood Chowder

Seafood Chowder, photo by Tommy Thompson. It’s going to get cold, real cold in Northern Florida this weekend. You might want to check out Tommy Thompson’s recipe for seafood chowder in the January issue of Florida Sportsman.

Reflections on the Gator Hunt Jan 14 web

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Reflections on the Gator Hunt, photo by Hollie Tiner Agapi. Read about one Florida family’s traditions of gator hunting in Hollie Tiner Agapi’s feature story in the January issue of Florida Sportsman.

Super Slabs Jan 6

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Super Slabs, photo by Larry Kinder. Read about some of Florida’s best crappie fishing in Central Florida’s Lake Woodruff in Larry Kinder’s feature story, “Woodruff Super Slabs,” in the January issue of Florida Sportsman.


HD – Oysters Extraordinaire

Oysters Extraordinaire, photo by Tommy Thompson. Looking for a festive seafood appetizer for the holiday celebrations? Check out Tommy Thompson’s Sportsman’s Kitchen column in the December issue of Florida Sportsman.


HD – Snipe

Snipe, photo by Eric Orlando. Snipe: the accessible bird for the Florida wingshooter. Read Tim Lewis’ feature, “The Saturday Bird” in the December issue of Florida Sportsman.

Go with the Flow Dec 9-3

HD – Go with the Flow

Go with the Flow, photo by Sam Farkas. The location of schools of dolphin has everything to do with current flow, and knowing how to plan your fishing around those currents makes all the difference in your productivity. Read “Go with the Flow,” by Jeff Weakley in the December issue of Florida Sportsman.