FWC's Final Vote on Boca Grande Jig Coming Up

On September 5th - 6th in Pensacola, Florida, the FWC will have a final vote on proposed new rules that would ban the use of the Boca Grande Jig and others.

boca grande jig

boca grande jig

Credit: Bonefish and Tarpon Trust

At their upcoming meeting on September 5th - 6th in Pensacola, Florida, the Florida Fish and Wildlife Conservation Commission will have a final vote on proposed new rules that would ban the use of the "Boca Grande Jig" and others with similar construction in Boca Grande Pass.

We are requesting that BTT members and other concerned anglers contact the Commissioners to express support for this new regulation, and urge them to vote "yes" on September 5.

To contact the Commissioners you may email them, call the Commission office at (850)-488-4676, or write to the Florida Fish and Wildlife Conservation Commission, 620 S. Meridian St., Tallahassee, FL 32399-1600.