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MotorGuide | How To Catch Skittish Fish

MotorGuide | How To Catch Skittish Fish

Fishing on the flats is can be a challenge to get those skittish fish that face significant fishing pressure and boat traffic. Rich and I will frequently stake out and try two or three times before we can get their attention. Fish like this we refer to as suffering from “lockjaw” as they will refuse to eat.

Richard Black And The Everglades Snook

Richard Black And The Everglades Snook

Hurricane Irma passed over the Florida Keys as a Category 4 storm on September 10, 2018.  Irma was the biggest storm to make landfall on the Florida Keys since Hurricane Wilma moved across the southeastern Gulf of Mexico and southern Florida peninsula during the morning of Monday, October 24, 2005.  Wilma was responsible for hurricane force winds and the highest storm surge observed in the Keys since Hurricane Betsy, on September 8, 1965.