Florida Gulf Snook Season Closes Dec 1

SNK-112710-100The recreational harvest season for snook closes Dec. 1 in Gulf state and
federal waters, including Monroe County and Everglades National Park, and will
remain closed through Feb. 28, 2014, reopening to harvest March 1, 2014. Snook
can continue to be caught and released during the closed season.

This and other regular season closures are designed to help protect the species during
vulnerable times such as cold weather. Atlantic state and federal waters
including Lake Okeechobee and the Kissimmee River will close Dec. 15 through
Jan. 31, 2014, reopening to harvest Feb. 1, 2014.