Whale sharks

Whale Sharks

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Hog Island

U.S. Gulf

U.S. Gulf
Warmer waters make for cooler cruising. Southern Boating publishes a U.S. Gulf Coast Regional Report each month to make your Gulf Coast cruising a success. Chock-full of information for everywhere from the panhandle of Florida to the tip of Texas—Southern Boating gives you the lowdown on all events, happenings, marinas, destinations, and more!
Red Snapper count, red snapper legislation,

Red Snapper Count

UPDATED: Red Snapper count leads to changes from NOAA Red snapper, delicious, but also heavily fished, is the now the focus of an innovative federal...
Goodbye Hurricane Season, gulf coast

Goodbye Hurricane Season

Goodbye Hurricane Season! So long, Irma. Goodbye Hurricane Harvey. Been nice knowing you. (Well, not really.) But you both will be remembered. The Florida Keys...
manatee, florida fish and wildlife, manatees, gulf coast

Welcome Back, Manatees!

In January, both manatees and boaters are on the move looking for pleasant temperatures and good food. As long as sea cows stay in...
Fly Fishers International, Crystal River, Florida, Gulf Coast, Fly Fishing, Florida Fly Fishing Expo

Florida Fly Fishing Expo

Florida Fly Fishing converges on the Crystal River Fly fishers of all skill levels meet up in central Florida February 9-10, for the 2018 Florida...
Riverwalk Canopy in Tampa, FL

Trendy Tampa

This boating-friendly city on Florida’s Gulf Coast looks toward the future without forgetting its past. Just another reason to visit Tampa. Larry Falkif looked up and...

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