Seatrout found inshore and nearshore in and around seagrass meadows, mangrove-fringed shorelines, deep holes and channels and above oyster bars. Free-line live shrimp or small pinfish or pigfish (grunts) near the bottom to entice trout out of grass-bed holes.
|Regulations||Northeast zone||Northwest zone||Southeast and Southwest zones|
|Minimum Size Limit||More than 15 inches and less than 20 inches total length (may possess one over 20 inches included in bag limit)|
|Daily Bag Limit||6 per harvester per day||5 per harvester per day||4 per harvester per day|
17 lb 7 oz, caught near Ft. Pierce
Legal Gear: Hook and line; cast net