Fishing information for Fishing for fish in southwest Florida Waters.

Bait/Tackle
Fort Myers

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Here Fishy Fishy
(239) 694-9633
3615 Edgewood Ave
Fort Myers, FL 33916

Lehr's Economy Tackle Inc
(239) 995-2280
1366 N Tamiami Trl
Fort Myers, FL 33903

McGregor Bait and Tackle
(239) 267-0064
15501 Old Mc Gregor Blvd
Fort Myers, FL 33901

Sugar Shack the
(239) 489-0999
Punta Rassa
Fort Myers, FL 33901

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Recreational Gear
How to measure fish.
Some of the most popular fish in our region are:
Snook, Red Drum, Trout, Tarpon ,Sheepshead, Gag Grouper, Red Grouper, Spanish & King Mackerel
Below is an extended list of popular fish with descriptions and regulations. For infomation about a specific fish, just click on it's name.


Almaco Jack

Fat Snook

Sandbar Shark

American Shad

Florida Pompano

Scalloped Hammerhead

Atlantic Sharpnose Shark

Gag Grouper

Scamp

Atlantic Croaker

Goliath Grouper
( Formally Jewfish )

Schoolmaster

Atlantic Spadefish

Gray Snapper

Sheepshead

Banded Rudderfish

Greater Amberjack

Shortfin Mako

Bank Sea Bass

Gulf Flounder

Silk Snapper

Black Grouper

King Mackerel

Silver Seatrout

Black Sea Bass

Ladyfish

Silver Perch

Black Drum

Lane Snapper

Spanish Mackerel

Blackfin Snapper

Lesser Amberjack

Spotted Seatrout

Blue Runner

Longbill Spearfish

Striped (Black) Mullet

Blue Marlin

Mahogany Snapper

Swordfish

Bluefish

Mutton Snapper

Swordspine Snook

Bonefish

Nassau Grouper

Tarpon Snook

Bonnethead Shark

Palometa

Tarpon

Cero

Permit

Vermilion Snapper

Cobia

Queen Snapper

Weakfish

Common Snook

Red Drum

White Marlin

Crevalle Jack

Red Grouper

White Grunt

Cubera Snapper

Red Snapper

Yellowfin Grouper

Dog Snapper

Rock Sea Bass

Yellowmouth Grouper

Dolphin

Sailfish

Yellowtail Snapper

Fantail Mullet

Sand Seatrout