Desantis Announces Extra Lobster Day For Florida Residents

Desantis Announces Extra Lobster Day For Florida Residents

Governor Ron DeSantis Announces Additional Lobster Day For Florida Residents.

Marathon, Florida – In an exciting announcement, Governor Ron DeSantis has declared an extra day for lobster harvesting in the Florida Keys. This decision aims to boost local tourism and provide more opportunities for both commercial and recreational lobster fishers.

The additional lobster day, scheduled for Sunday, July 14th, 2024, is expected to attract numerous lobstering enthusiast's. "This is an excellent opportunity for Florida residents to enjoy the time and make memories," said FWC Executive Director Roger Young, who attended the announcement in Marathon, FL on June 19th, 2024.

Environmental considerations have also been taken into account, with the Florida Fish and Wildlife Conservation Commission (FWC) ensuring that the extra day will not negatively impact the lobster population or marine ecosystem.

Residents and visitors alike are encouraged to participate in the festivities and enjoy the unique experience that the Florida Keys has to offer. The additional lobster day promises not only a boost to the local economy but also a celebration of the region's rich maritime heritage.

For more details on regulations and licensing for lobster harvesting, visit the FWC's official website  . Read the article Here.

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