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              Commercial

              CARES Act update

              The U.S. Secretary of Commerce recently announced the allocation of $300 million in fisheries assistance funding to go to states, Tribes, and territories with coastal and marine fishery participants who have been negatively affected by COVID–19. This funding will be provided through the Coronavirus Aid, Relief, and Economic Security Act, also known as the CARES Act (Sec. 12005).

              Learn more

              Information

              Commercial saltwater products include fish, invertebrates & plants.

              Saltwater products do not include non-living shells and salted, cured, canned or smoked seafood.

              Commercial?Saltwater Fishing Licenses?

              Latest News

              The Commission is considering potential changes to the flounder fishery. Learn more about these changes.?

              Beginning Oct. 1, 2020, the commercial vessel limit for harvest of king mackerel in state and federal waters increases off Volusia through Miami-Dade counties.

              Hurricane Irma Fisheries Disaster Funding - For updates contact Dan Ellinor, Alan Peirce or Devin Resko at 850-487-0554.

              Wholesale dealers interested in selling lionfish?

              Special commercial fishing regulations apply when in?Biscayne National Park.

              Hurricane Irma

              Fisheries Disaster Funding

              Regulations by Species - Fish

              Species/Licenses

              Does not include ballyhoo or menhaden

              License requirements: SPL only

              Limits and Seasons

              Size limit: None

              Trip/bag limit: See 68B-50

              • Directed harvest: unlimited

              Closed season: None

              Other Regulations

              Local baitfish restrictions apply

              Species/Licenses

              ballyhoo

              Includes halfbeaks/balao, and silver stripe halfbeaks)

              License requirements: SPL (L & PS optional. See Other regulations for more.)

              Limits and Seasons

              Size limit: None

              Trip/bag limits:

              • See?68B-50
              • SPL with Lampara Net Endorsement
              • 10 boxes per vessel per day. Box max dimensions 4.25’ X 2’ X 2’
              • SPL only 5 gallons per day
              • SPL with Purse Seine endorsement incidental bycatch 10 gallons per day

              Closed season:?Use of a lampara net prohibited Aug. 1 – Aug. 31 in state and federal waters.?

              Other Regulations

              Allowable gear: cast net, hook and line, landing or dip net, lampara net.

              Directed harvest with a Lampara Net requires Lampara Net endorsement.

              Incidental bycatch with a purse seine requires Purse Seine endorsement.

              Limits and Seasons

              gulf menhaden

              Size limit: None

              Trip/bag limit:?

              • Atlantic: See ASMFC?limits
              • Gulf: directed harvest: unlimited

              Closed season: None

              License Requirements

              black drum

              SPL and RS

              Limits and Seasons

              Size limit: 14-24 inches total length. Maximum size limit applies to sale.

              Trip/bag limit: 500 lbs. per person or vessel per day, whichever is less. See?68B-50.?Bag limit applies regardless of the possession or use of additional vessels.

              Closed season: None

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              Other Regulations

              Must remain in whole condition until landed ashore (head & tail intact).

              Harvest prohibited by or with the use of any multiple hook in conjunction with live or dead natural bait or any snatch hook.

              Prohibition on multiple or snatch hook applies to state and federal waters.

              Harvest prohibited in John Pennekamp Coral Reef State Park.

              License Requirements

              Black sea bass

              Gulf: SPL and RS

              Atlantic: SPL, federal permit

              Limits and Seasons

              Size limit:?

              • Atlantic: 11 inches total length
              • Gulf: 10 inches total length

              Trip/bag limit:?

              • Atlantic:
              • Gulf: Directed harvest: unlimited

              Closed season:

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              Other Regulations

              See full state rules at 68B-14

              Must remain in whole condition until landed ashore (head & tail intact).

              South Atlantic snapper?grouper permit required in Atlantic. Black Sea Bass Pot endorsement required in Atlantic.

              License Requirements

              bluefish

              SPL and RS

              Limits and Seasons

              Size limit: 12 inches fork length

              Trip/bag limits: State and federal waters north of Miami-Dade/Monroe county line is 7,500 pounds per vessel per day. Other state and federal waters: none. See?68B-43.

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              Closed seasons: None

              Other Reguations

              Must remain in whole condition until landed ashore (head & tail intact).

              See?68B-43 for detailed rules.

              Species/Licenses

              cobia

              Also known as ling.

              Licenses: SPL and RS

              Limits and Seasons

              Size limit: 33 inches fork length

              Trip/bag limit:?

              • Atlantic/Monroe County: 2 fish per person, per day. Maximum of 6 per vessel.?
              • Gulf (excluding Monroe County): 1 per person, 2 per vessel.?
              • See 68B-19

              Closed season: None

              Other Regulations

              Must remain in whole condition until landed ashore (head & tail intact).

              May not possess a recreational bag limit and a commercial bag limit at the same time.

              Size limit applies to sale.?

              Species/License

              dolphinfish

              Also known as Mahi.

              Licenses required: SPL and RS (federal permit required in Atlantic)

              To apply for a vessel, dealer or operator permit, interested parties should contact the Permits Office, NOAA Fisheries Southeast Regional Office, 263 13th Avenue South, St. Petersburg, Florida, 33702; or by phone at 727-824-5326.

              Limits and Seasons

              Size limit: 20 inches fork length

              Trip/bag limit:?No limit using spear or hook and line.

              • Gulf: Incidental bycatch using gear other than spearing and hook and line: 10 fish per person.
              • Atlantic: Limited by federal permit.
              • See?68B-41

              Closed season: None

              Other Regulations

              Must remain in whole condition until landed ashore (head & tail intact).

              Allowable gear: hook and line, longline gear (federal waters ONLY), and spearing.?

              Size limit applies to purchase and sale of fish.

              Species and License

              gulf flounder

              Includes Gulf, Southern, Summer and Fringed.

              Licenses required: SPL and RS.

              NEWS: The Commission is considering potential changes to the flounder fishery. Learn more about these changes.?

              Limits and Seasons

              Size limit: 12 inches fork length

              Trip/bag limit:?

              • Directed harvest: unlimited
              • Incidental bycatch: 50 pounds in shrimp trawls.
              • See?68B-48.?

              Closed season: None

              Other Regulations

              Must remain in whole condition until landed ashore (head & tail intact).

              Allowable gear: beach or haul seine, cast net, hook and line and spearing.

              Harvest prohibited by or with the use of any multiple hook in conjunction with live or dead natural bait or any snatch hook.

              In Volusia County, spearing with barbed spear having more than 3 prongs prohibited.

              Size limit applies to sale of fish.

              License Requirements

              SPL, RS and federal permit

              Limits and Seasons

              See?

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              Other Regulations

              Must remain in whole condition until landed ashore (head & tail intact).

              Special regulations apply for this species when fishing in?Biscayne National Park.

              Gulf ONLY: Managed under an IFQ program. Must possess IFQ allocation and follow established protocols. Learn more.

              hogfish

              Limits and Seasons

              Size limit:?

              • Atlantic: 16 inches fork length
              • Gulf: 14 inches fork length

              Trip/bag limit:?

              • Atlantic: 25 pounds
              • Gulf: directed harvest: unlimited

              See?68B-14?

              Atlantic size limits & bag limits also apply in Gulf state and federal waters south of 25°09 N. Lat.?Gulf includes all Gulf waters North of 25°09 N. Latitude.

              Size limit applies to imported fish.

              14” size limit applies to imported fish.?

              Other Regulations

              Must remain in whole condition until landed ashore (head & tail intact).

              Licenses required

              greater amberjack

              SPL, RS and federal permit

              Limits and Seasons

              Size limit:

              Greater amberjack: 36 inches fork length (including imports)

              Banded rudderfish and lesser amberjack: 14-22 inches fork length

              Almaco jack: 20 inches fork length in Atlantic state waters.

              Closed season: March, April and May.

              Other Regulations

              Must remain in whole condition until landed ashore (head & tail intact).

              Follow limits in permit.

              License Requirements

              king mackerel

              SPL and RS

              Federal permit required for commercial harvest in federal waters and to exceed the recreational bag limit in state waters.?

              Limits and Seasons

              Size limit: 24 inches fork length

              Trip/bag limits: See

              Closed seasons: Regional

              Other Regulations

              For more,?visit the king mackerel commercial regulations page.

              Must remain in whole condition until landed ashore (head & tail intact).

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              License Requirements

              spanish mackerel

              SPL and RS

              Federal permit if fishing in federal waters.?

              Limits and Seasons

              Size limit: 12 inches fork length

              Trip/bag limits: See 68B-23

              New vessel limits established. Learn more.?

              Other Regulations

              Must remain in whole condition until landed ashore (head & tail intact).

              Allowable gear: beach or haul seine, cast net, hook and line, or by spearing.

              Species and Licenses

              Marine life Collage

              Includes?harvest of live saltwater finfish, invertebrates and plants, primarily for the aquarium trade.??

              License requirements: SPL, RS and Marine Life Endorsement

              Regulations

              Visit Marine Life page or, for full rule, visit 68B-42.?

              Species and License

              Also known as white, fantail or redeye.

              License requirements: SPL and RS

              Limits and Seasons

              Size limit: none

              Trip/bag limit: see mullet page

              Closed season: regional

              Other Regulations

              See more on mullet regulations by visiting the commercial mullet page. See full rule at 68B-39

              Must remain in whole condition until landed ashore (head & tail intact).

              Species and Licenses

              Illustration of a striped mullet showing important characteristics

              Also known as black mullet.

              Licenses required: SPL and RS

              Limits and Seasons

              See mullet page or 68B-39 for details on trip/bag limits and regional seasons

              Size limit: 11 inches fork length with a 10 percent allowance by weight for undersize fish

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              Other Regulations

              See more on mullet regulations by visiting the commercial mullet page. For full rule see 68B-39

              Must remain in whole condition until landed ashore (head & tail intact).

              Required Licenses

              permit

              SPL, RS and federal permit

              Limits and Seasons

              Size limit: Not less than 11 inches or more than 20 inches fork length

              Trip/bag limits: no directed commercial harvest. 100 incidental bycatch outside SPZ when fishing with nets targeting other species in federal waters.??

              For more on limits and closed seasons, visit the permit/pompano page or see the full rule at 68B-35.

              Other Regulations

              Harvest prohibited by or with the use of any multiple hook in conjunction with live or dead natural bait or any snatch hook.

              Must remain in whole condition until landed ashore (head & tail intact).

              Special Commercial Permit Zone (SPZ) includes all state?and federal waters?south of a line?running due east?from Cape Florida and south of a line?running due west from Cape Sable.

              License Requirements

              pompano

              SPL and RS

              Must have pompano endorsement to use gill and entangling nets in the pompano endorsement zone (federal waters between Hurricane Pass and Cape Sable in the Gulf).?

              Limits and Seasons

              Size limit: 11-20 inches fork length

              Trip/bag limit:?

              • without pompano endorsement
                • Direct harvest: 250 trip limit
                • Incidental bycatch with gillnets in federal waters: 100
              • with pompano endorsement in the PEZ
                • unlimited

              For more on trip limits and closed seasons, visit the pompano/permit page or full rule at 68B-35.

              For federal limits, visit GMFMC or SAFMC.?

              Other Regulations

              For more, visit the pompano/permit page or full rule at 68B-35.?

              Harvest prohibited by or with the use of any multiple hook in conjunction with live or dead natural bait or any snatch hook.

              Must remain in whole condition until landed ashore (head & tail intact).

              Must transit all harvested fish directly through
              state waters to land without stopping and must be landed within the PEZ.

              License Requirements

              african pompano

              SPL and RS

              Limits and Seasons

              For more, visit the pompano/permit page or full rule at 68B-35.?

              Size limit: 24 inches fork length

              Trip/bag limit: 2 per person or per vessel, whichever is less

              Other Regulations

              For more, visit the pompano/permit page or full rule at 68B-35.?

              Harvest prohibited by or with the use of any multiple hook in conjunction with live or dead natural bait or any snatch hook.

              State waters: hook and line only.

              Federal waters: hook and line and spearing.

              License Requirements

              red porgy

              Atlantic: SPL, RS and federal permit

              Gulf: SPL and RS

              Limits and Seasons

              Size limit:?

              • Atlantic: 14 inches total length
              • Gulf: none

              Trip/bag limit:

              • Atlantic: 50 pounds daily vessel limit.
              • Gulf: directed harvest: unlimited

              Closed season:

              • Atlantic: Jan. 1-April 30
              • Gulf: none

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              Other Regualations

              For full rule, visit 68B-14.?

              For Atlantic federal regulations, visit SAFMC.

              Must remain in whole condition until landed ashore (head & tail intact).

              Atlantic: a person harvesting other species for commercial purposes during the closure may harvest and possess three red porgy. During this closed season, the purchase, sale, or exchange of any red porgy harvested from state waters of the Atlantic Ocean is prohibited.

              License Requirements

              black tip shark

              SPL and federal highly migratory species permit

              Limits and Seasons

              Trip/bag limit: 1 per person per day or 2 per vessel, whichever is less, in state waters.?

              Federal closures apply in state waters.

              Other Regulations

              For more, visit the shark page or 68B-44.?

              For federal information, visit HMS (NOAA).

              Must remain in whole condition.

              Purchase and sale of sharks landed after the closure date is prohibited.?

              License requirements apply.

              Spearing prohibited.

              Hook and line only in state waters.

              License Requirements

              sheepshead

              SPL and RS

              Limits and Seasons

              Size limit: 12 inches total length

              Trip/bag limit:?

              • directed harvest: unlimited
              • incidental bycatch: 50 pounds shrimp trawls

              Closed season: none

              Other Regulations

              For full rule, visit 68B-59

              Harvest prohibited by or with the use of any multiple hook in conjunction with live or dead natural bait or any snatch hook.

              Must remain in whole condition until landed ashore (head & tail intact).

              Allowable gear for directed harvest: beach or haul seine, cast net, hook and line, and spearing.

              Licenses Required

              SPL, RS, and federal permit

              Limits and Seasons

              Other Regulations

              Must remain in whole condition until landed ashore (head & tail intact).

              Special regulations apply for this species when fishing in?Biscayne National Park.

              Gulf ONLY: Managed under an IFQ program. Must possess IFQ allocation and follow established protocols. Learn more.

              License Requirements

              spotted sea trout

              SPL and RS

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              Limits and Seasons

              Size limit: 15 to 24 inches total length

              Trip/bag limit: 50 fish per person per day or a vessel limit of 100 when two or more licensed fishermen are aboard.

              Closed seasons: regional

              NEWS: No commercial harvest from the Hernando/Pasco county line south through Gordon Pass in Collier County through May 31, 2021.

              Other Regulations

              For more, visit the spotted seatrout page or 68B-37.

              Harvest prohibited by or with the use of any multiple hook in conjunction with live or dead natural bait or any snatch hook.

              Must remain in whole condition until landed ashore (head & tail intact).

              Allowable gear: cast net or hook and line. Spearing prohibited.

              Simultaneous possession of gill nets and seatrout is prohibited.

              Towing extra vessel to exceed bag limit is prohibited.

              Sale of seatrout inventory will be allowed for 30 days after the season closes.

              License Requirements

              swordfish

              SPL, RS and federal highly migratory species permit

              Limits and Seasons

              Size limit: 47 inches lower jaw fork length with head attached or 25 inches cleithrum to keel length if head removed, or 33 pounds dressed. Learn more about measuring.

              Size limits apply to fish damaged by shark bites. Lower?jaw FL = a straight-line measurement from the tip of the lower jaw to the fork of the caudal fin.
              Cleithrum to keel length = a curved measurement from the point of the cleithrum that provides the measurement along the body contour to the anterior portion of the caudal keel.
              The cleithrum is the semicircular bony structure
              at the posterior edge of the gill opening. A dressed fish may have its head, viscera, and fins removed, but its backbone and remaining carcass must remain intact and not be halved, quartered or otherwise further reduced.

              Other Regulations

              For more, visit 68B-58 or NOAA HMS

              License Requirements

              SPL, RS and federal permit

              Limits and Seasons

              Other Regulations

              Must remain in whole condition until landed ashore (head & tail intact).

              Gulf ONLY: Managed under an IFQ program. Must possess IFQ allocation and follow established protocols. Learn more.

              License Requirements

              gray triggerfish

              SPL, RS and federal permit

              Limit and Seasons

              Size limit:

              Gulf: 14 inches fork length

              Atlantic: 12 inches fork length

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              Other Regulations

              For more, visit 68B-14, SAFMC or GMFMC

              Must remain in whole condition until landed ashore (head & tail intact).

              Size limit applies to imported fish.

              Special regulations apply for this species when fishing in?Biscayne National Park.

              License Requirements

              triple tail

              SPL and RS

              Limits and Seasons

              Size limit: 18 inches total length

              Trip/bag limit: 10 per person, per day or vessel, whichever is less.?

              Incidental bycatch: 2 per person, per day or vessel, whichever is less.

              Closed season: None.?

              Other Regulations

              For full rule visit 68B-49.

              Harvest prohibited by or with the use of any multiple hook in conjunction with live or dead natural bait or any snatch hook.

              Must remain in whole condition until landed ashore (head & tail intact).

              Allowable gear: hook and line. Spearing
              prohibited.

              Size limit?applies to sale of fish.

              License Requirements

              wahoo

              SPL and RS

              Federal permit required on Atlantic coast.

              Limits and Seasons

              Size limit: None

              Trip/bag limit: 500 pound daily limit

              Closed season: none

              Other Regulations

              For full rules visit 68B-57 or SAFMC

              Must remain in whole condition until landed ashore (head & tail intact).

              Regulations by Species - Crabs, Shrimp, Shellfish

              Species and License

              Blue crabs

              Blue Crab ID

              License Requirements: SPL, RS and blue crab endorsement (VH, VS, VN)

              Regulations

              Learn more about traps and regulations such as size and bag limits on blue crab page.

              For full rule, visit 68B-45

              Gear and harvest specifications and size and bag limits differ for the various fishery segments (hard crabs, bycatch, peeler crabs, or live bait.)

              Florida Atlantic Blue Crab Trap/Pot Fishery Gear Regulations and Guidelines (Click Southeast Blue Crab under Outreach)

              Special regulations apply for this species when in?Biscayne National Park.

              License Requirements

              SPL?

              ML endorsement optional

              Bio-med optional

              A biomedical collection permit is required for collecting blood (crabs must be released alive in the area where collected.)

              Limits

              Size limit: none

              Trip/bag limit: 25 per person per day or 100 per person per day with marine life endorsement.

              Closed season: none

              Other Regulations

              For full rule, visit 68B-46.

              Allowable gear: by hand or gig.

              Limits extend to docks, piers, bridges, beaches and
              adjacent fishing sites.

              Licenses Required

              SPL only

              Regulations

              Possession of eggbearing lobster prohibited.

              Possession prohibited in designated area of John Pennekamp Coral Reef State Park.

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              Licenses

              SPL + RS + C (trap) or CD?(Dive) or N (Bully Net)

              Limits and Seasons

              Size limit:?3” carapace 5 ?” tail?

              Trip/bag limit:

              • Trap fishery: None.
              • Bully Net: 250 lobster vessel limit.
              • Dive Fishery: 250 lobster vessel limit.

              Closed season: April 1 – Aug. 5

              Other Regulations

              For more details, visit lobster page.

              For full rule, visit 68B-24

              A Guide to Closed Areas for Commercial Spiny Lobster Trap Fishing?

              Allowable gear: by diving, traps, hand-held net, hoop net (diameter no longer than 10’), or bully net (diameter no larger than 3’).

              Specific restrictions and requirements depend on the method of harvest.

              Special regulations apply for this species when in?Biscayne National Park.

              Licenses

              SPL + AP (if in Apalachicola)

              NEW:?Harvest of all wild oysters from Apalachicola Bay are temporarily suspended and on-the-water possession of oyster harvesting equipment (tongs) is prohibited.? Staff will bring this item back before the Commission soon for final consideration and, if approved, these measures will remain in place through Dec. 31, 2025. Learn more.

              Shellfish Endorsement Harvest Training Course

              Regulations

              Size limit: 3” in greatest?dimension.

              For more details, including additional season and bag limit information, visit the commercial oyster regulations page.?

              For full rule, visit 68B-27 FAC

              Shellfish Harvester?Training course is required annually by all commercial oyster and clam harvesters in order to receive or renew a Shellfish Endorsement issued by FWC or an Apalachicola Bay Oyster Harvesting License (ABOHL) or Aquaculture Certificate of Registration.?

              Regulations

              For full rule, visit 68B-53

              Trip/bag limit: ≤250 individual?meats per 1 lb.?sample.

              Bycatch of other species prohibited.
              No person shall harvest calico scallops for commercial purposes within or without the waters of the state using any gear other than an otter trawl. 68B-53.003

              Licenses

              SPL

              ML# required for the harvest of some species.
              See: “Marine Life” Regulations.

              The term “Live Shellfish” includes mollusks and
              echinoderms, such as clams, snails, starfish, brittle stars, urchins, etc.

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              Regulations

              For full rule, visit 68B-26

              Trip/bag limit:

              • Manatee County: 2 live shellfsh of any
                single species per day.
              • Lee County: Harvest prohibited year-round.
              • All other counties: None.

              Manatee and Lee county prohibitions on harvest do not apply to shells that are empty when collected or to live oysters, hard clams, and sunray venus clams.

              Species and Licenses

              Shrimp boat

              Includes Brown, Pinkspotted, Pink,?White, Roughneck, Roughback, Seabob

              Licenses required include

              SPL + RS?

              Other licenses required in Tampa Bay and St. Johns River (TB#, DS#, LS#)



              Regulations

              For full rule, see 68B-31 FAC

              Trip/bag limits:

              • Food Shrimp: Regional
              • Live?Shrimp: 5 gallons?dead shrimp, heads on, except in NE region, 1 gallon.

              Regional harvest gear and gear restrictions, size and bag limits, closed seasons, license
              requirements, and fishing gear limitations apply.

              Big Bend closed area: Harvest of shrimp is prohibited in areas of Wakulla, Jefferson, Taylor, Dixie, Levy, Citrus, Hernando, and Pasco Counties landward of a line beginning at Bailey’s Bluff in Pasco County progressing to the St. Marks Lighthouse in Wakulla County, as shown in the map.

              Special regulations apply for this species when in?Biscayne National Park.

              Shrimp may not be harvested as live bait and food shrimp on the same trip.

              Turtle Excluder Device (TED) required on all otter and skimmer trawls, except single try net
              or roller from trawl. Otter and skimmer
              trawls must have bycatch reduction device (BRD) installed.

              Species and Licenses

              Includes sheepswool, yellow, grass, finger, wire,
              reef, and velvet.

              License requirements: SPL and sponge endoresement

              Limits and Seasons

              Size limit: 5 inches across the top when wet. Measure in greatest dimension across the top. Applies to possession and sale within the state.

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              Other Regulations

              For full rule, see 68B-28.?

              Hooks must be 5” wide.

              Diving prohibited, except in the Big Bend & Southwest Florida areas.

              Licenses

              Stone crab

              SPL + RS + Stone Crab Endorsement (X#, or I#)

              Limits and Seasons

              Size limit: 2 ?” claw (changing to 2 7/8" starting Oct. 1, 2020)

              Trip/bag limit: None.

              • Incidental bycatch: 5 gallons.

              Closed season: May 16 (changing to May 2 in 2021) – Oct. 14

              Other Regulations

              For more, visit the stone crab page.

              Stone crab processing notice

              For full rule, see 68B-13

              Landings limited to legal size claws measured
              by a straight line from the elbow to the tip of the lower immovable finger.

              Transport and sale of intact crabs prohibited.

              License, trap and harvest specifications apply.

              Special regulations apply for this species when in?Biscayne National Park.

              Commercial Licensing System Online

              Contact for Commercial Fisheries

              Division of Marine Fisheries Management
              2590 Executive Center Circle
              Tallahassee, FL 32301
              850-487-0554

              Marine@m.la-feuille-enchantee.com
              Fax:?850-488-7152

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