University of Florida

Environment FAQ


Where can I find information about fishing regulations?

For information about fishing in Florida state waters, visit the website of the Florida Fish and Wildlife Conservation Commission.

For information about fishing in federal waters, visit the Gulf of Mexico Fishery Management Council and the South Atlantic Fishery Management Council websites. These councils manage fishery resources within 200 miles of the Gulf of Mexico and Atlantic Coast.

Our Recreation page is a great comprehensive resource for fishing and other activities.

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Marine Science

Where I can learn more about and get involved in the marine sciences?

Check out the Sea Grant Marine Careers website. This online resource profiles thirty-four marine science professionals and has additional information and links on marine opportunities.

You can find more information about this topic and others on our Getting Involved page.

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