Fish For Free Without A License This Weekend –

My West Coast Saltwater Fishing Article in this Issue of [link] the Lakelander Magazine | Good Hunt

The free fishing days run Friday, June 6, through Sunday, June 8. We hope you catch a big one! said Commissioner John Bull. We work tirelessly to create and maintain sustainable fisheries. Our conservation efforts are aimed at giving anglers a fair chance at landing some fish. As a result, the fishing in Virginia is terrific. Virginia Marine Resources Commission No fishing license of any kind will be required for recreational rod-and-reel fishing during free fishing days, except in designated stocked trout waters, where both a freshwater and trout license will be required. All fishing regulations including size, season, catch limits, and gear restrictions will remain in effect. We have some of the best rivers, lakes and streams for fishing in the country and we would love it if the non-fishing public would give it a try. Original news source,0,7217027.story

EBT Card Restrictions and Saltwater Fishing License Hike Await Gov. Jindal’s Signature | WGNO


Bobby Jindal said. With their help, we have accomplished new achievements for the people of Louisiana. One of new legislation awaiting Gov. Jindals signature is a bill that would limit where welfare recipients can use federal money. Under the new law people with Louisiana Purchase Cards (Louisiana EBT) would no longer be allowed to use those funds at lingerie shops, nail salons, tattoo parlors and any business with an age restriction of 18 or older. HB 1176 tightens guidelines on state legislation passed in 2013, which banned the use of EBT cards for alcohol, cigarettes and lottery tickets. For more information

No saltwater fishing license required this weekend | News – Home

Although you won’t need the paperwork… there are other laws you have to abide by. Channel 4’s Ashley Mitchem tells us what you should know before you bait a hook. 3 0-0609-1420-29148-155INTRO: 22:25 Florida has long been known as the Fishing Capital of the World…and this weekend you’ll have an opportunity to fish without a fishing license.Gary White, Been Fishing Since Age 15 17:47 The biggest fish I ever caught was a red bass and that was in Nassau that was the biggest I ever caught and I was happy all the rest of the day and in fact it was the only fish I ever caught but I was still happy all day because it was the biggest I ever caught in my life.NAT OF THROWING IN WATER FROM GO PRO!!!Local fishermen like Gary White and his friends thinks the whole state of Florida should take advantage of the opportunity…17:25 you learn a lot of patience and you meet a lot of great people because I call them great people because you get along with them and you don’t even know themWhite says it’s especially great for youngsters…who if under the age of 16 don’t need a license anyway.15:34 Describe that feeling when you have a bite and it’s on the line…it makes you want to come back it’s a thrill especially when you pull him in if he don’t get away that’s a real thrill there you want to continue to come backBefore you cast a line- there is a catch-) this weekend you can fish without a saltwater recreational fishing license and freshwater recreational fishing license on June 14 and 15.The rules that don’t change-All bag limits, seasons and size restrictions..Amanda Nalley , Florida Fish and Wildlife 32:21 All you need is the right equipment and to be able to have that knowledge that we have again on our website. Take that with you. You can print out charts and have all of the information you need to know.Another suggestion from Florida Fish and Wildlife…if you feel intimidated or like you don’t know enough to try… Original source

Florida offers license-free fishing days


A link has been posted to your Facebook feed. 1 To find out more about Facebook commenting please read the Conversation Guidelines and FAQs Florida offers license-free fishing days 10 News Staff, WTSP 2:03 p.m. EDT June 6, 2014 Florida residents and visitors can fish without a license this weekend and next. (Photo: ASSOCIATED PRESS FILE PHOTO) 756 CONNECT 18 TWEET LINKEDIN 1 COMMENTEMAILMORE Tallahassee, Florida — License-free fishing days are back for the summer starting this weekend, and on one of the days you can treat dad to a day on the water. Saltwater fishing without a license will be allowed on Saturday and Sunday, and then anglers can fish in freshwater without a license on June 14 and 15, Father’s Day. For original article visit

This is my first saltwater or any-water article. I grew up doing a ton of flats and nearshore fishing around the Tampa Bay area quite a bit of nostalgia is infused in this piece. Unfortunately, other interests and pursuits have pushed my fishing time to the periphery. As I read back over this, though, it certainly puts me in the mood. Thanks once more to The Lakelander for permitting me the space to write. For the original version including any supplementary images or video, visit


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