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2017 Gag Grouper Season To Open June 1

NOAA Fisheries and the Florida Fish & Wildlife Commission have announced the re-opening of the popular Gag Grouper season in Federal waters in the Gulf of Mexico effective June 1, 2017 (12:01 AM local time). This opening coincides with the opening of Red Snapper in the Gulf of Mexico. A two fish daily bag limit per person remains in effect. The minimum size limit for Gag has increased to 24 inches total fish length.

For more information on the Gulf fishery, the world famous Destin Fishing Fleet, or to book a deep-sea fishing charter this summer, call Captain Don Dineen on (850) 376-8399 or email us at

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