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C.J. GEOTIS - Citizen Fishing Columnist

It’s always a great time to go fishing in the Keys

When’s the best time to fish? Now there’s a question with a million answers. Why do I say that? Because everybody has an answer…or two…or 10. Usually, the answers are very involved and many times include links to what the person you asked thinks is the best source of information on Earth. Of course, all[…]

Memo to all anglers: Never leave fish to find fish…

It feels like Heaven, to finally be back on the water. Hurricane Irma tipped my entire life upside down. It was a lot of work, but together my wife and I have restored the house to where it is comfortable to live in once again. “This is a good thing,” as Martha Stewart says. Not[…]

Columnist having fishing withdrawal and cabin fever

I haven’t been on the water fishing for a month. I am having saltwater withdrawals and cabin fever. Just before the storm, I had a problem with my outboard motor and before I got around to taking it for service, the storm hit. Since returning to the house, and trying to find an available technician,[…]

Seaweed, seaweed, seaweed: Everywhere, there’s seaweed

I spend a lot of time looking for patches of seaweed. It has been this way most of my life. Usually, this happens in the crystal-clear waters of the Atlantic Gulf Stream. But this week, I had to do nothing more than look in my back yard to find huge patches of seaweed. In fact,[…]