A $7 Billion Industry

Fishing and Boating

It’s easy to understand why Florida is a top destination for watersports. Florida has more than 7,800 lakes, 8,426 miles of shoreline and 1,711 rivers and streams site on a 500-mile long peninsula from the Gulf of Mexico to the Atlantic Ocean.

Fishing and boating, two of the state’s most popular watersports, can be enjoyed virtually all year long.

Download Fishing Facts

Fishing Links

International Game Fish Association Florida Fish and Wildlife Conservation Committee

Fishing Guide

Florida Fishing License