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AKA: Red Bass / Channel Bass / Red Drum Family: Drums

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Redfish Specifications

Water: Salt/Coastal Waters Where: Offshore / Surf / Inshore / Rivers And Streams
Size: Most common from 1-12 pounds. Large fish are 30 pounds with the possibilty of up to 60 pounds.
Fight: Very strong and stubborn. Heavy runs are a "Reds" forte.
Deliciousness: Excellent
Range: Both Coasts Technique: Drifting / Still Fishing
Baits: Shrimp / Baitfish / Crab / Lures / Flies Tackle: Spinning / Baitcasting / Fly Fishing

THe Redfish is characterized by its reddish or bronzed body with a white bottom, a sloping head and rounded beak. Generally has one to a couple of spots near the tail.

These fish are found in almost all Florida waters, but as a rule tend to be found in shallow, grassy or rocky waters both along the coast and inland on the flats. Will venture into the deeper waters and as well up the rivers and streams along the coast.

Live or dead shrimp, baitfish and crabs make the best natural bait, while spoons, plastic jigs, topwater lures, poppers and streamers are the best artificial bait.

Props Board Pictures of Redfish

28" Smoker Redfish
23inches/4pounds Redfish
25 LBS Redfish
43 Inches Redfish
45 Inch Redfish

Fishing Reports Featuring Redfish

02/17/16 Tampa Bay To Sarasota
02/17/16 Anna Maria Island Fishing Charters January 2016 Report
02/17/16 Central Florida Fishing Report
02/17/16 Bay Pines/st.Petersburg
02/17/16 Tampa Bay Fishing Report 1/19/16
01/18/16 Mosquito Lagoon
01/18/16 Mosquito Lagoon , New Smyrna Beach And Daytona Beach FL
01/18/16 Crystal River And Homosassa Fishing Report
01/06/16 Tampa Bay To Sarasota
01/06/16 Indian River Lagoon Coast Fishing Forecast, January 2016

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