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What is Florida's most famous fish?

One of Florida's most famous fish is the tarpon, also known as the "silver king." These fish are known for their acrobatic jumps and impressive size, often weighing over 100 pounds.

What's the most expensive fish in Florida?

The most expensive fish in Florida is the Florida Pompano, prized for its delicate, flaky white flesh and mild, sweet flavor. The high cost is due to the limited availability and high demand for this popular game fish.

What fish bite at night in Florida?

Several species of fish are known to bite at night in Florida, including snook, tarpon, redfish, trout, and flounder. Nighttime fishing can be especially productive during the summer months when the water temperature is warmer.

A Gulf Coast Backcountry Charters Fishing Charter targets the top Crystal River Fish species including Black Drum (Also Called Drum), Redfish (Also Called Red Drum) , Snook (Also Called Common Snook,) , Sea Trout (Also Called Speckled Trout, Spotted Sea Trout), Tarpon (Also Called Silver King) Tripletail . We primarily Fish the Gulf of Mexico, Salt River, Fish Creek, Homosassa, Suncoast Keys,.