Hogfish recreational harvest will close in state and federal waters off the east coast of Florida and Florida Keys on Nov. 1.
This closure includes all state waters south of Cape Sable, which is on the Gulf side of Florida, and up the Atlantic coast. The Keys and East Florida hogfish season runs from May 1 through Oct. 31.
Recreational harvest remains open in state and federal waters north of Cape Sable in the Gulf.
For information visit the FWC website at http://MyFWC.com/Marine and click on “Recreational Regulations” and “Hogfish.”