What to fish for?

With both seasonal species, Virginia Key offers the best of all saltwater worlds to anglers.  Norris Cur and Fisherman's Channel; the Atlantic Ocean and Bear Cut are all bountiful waters with healthy grassbeds.


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Recreational Hunting and Fishing Licenses

Recreational licenses and permits for residents and nonresidents are available on the Internet; at retail agents, such as sporting goods stores or other retailers that sell hunting or fishing equipment; by phone; and at county tax collectors' offices. All license, permit and issuance fees are subject to change by the legislature.


Gulf Seasons Calendar 

Atlantic Seasons Calendar 


Additional Regulation Information

Reef Fish

 Crustaceans and Mollusks 

Other Saltwater Species

Federal Regulations

Florida Keys/Monroe County

Other Information