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Flounder Gigging, Rare Flounder -

t all started with an "Albino Flounder" harvested last weekend by a young man in Charleston, South Carolina. Several others commented calling it "piebald" and "leucistic" which are both possible color schemes, but we aren't biologists to confirm the proper nomenclature. We'll let you decide what you think the proper description is for this flounder. 

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Fall Flounder Run, Flounder Gigging -

The Fall flounder run is the most opportune time all year for fishermen to catch or gig flounder. The cause of the flounder run is due to hormone driven females to pile up along points and passes on their way out to the Gulf of Mexico to spawn.

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Flounder Gigging, Flounder Gigging Lights, Wading and Flounder Gigging -

When searching for a quality light to walk and stalk and flounder gig, there are three important aspects to consider that are often overlooked. The most common wading light setups are made with small submersible LED chips that shine in one direction, and some of the old fashioned fellas even use lanterns. We are going to discuss why these walking setups are not efficient on locating your prized fish and why you should reconsider the way you set up your lights.  Illuminate entire wading area with maximum light spread When you are gigging flounder at night, you want to light up...

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Fishing, Flounder Gigging, Red Tide -

Florida recreational fishermen are currently experiencing some hard times in the Tampa Bay area due to the Red Tide rolling in. We've had several of our customers express concern about the issue, so we are dedicating this weeks blog to exposing the facts behind the red tide as well as the key ingredients required for the next Red Tide that could come into your area.   Red Tide The Red Tide is a common worldwide phenomenon that can put a severe damper on a planned vacation or saltwater fishing trip. Not all Red Tides are toxic, but the vast majority...

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Best Tides for Flounder Gigging, Falling Tide, Flounder Gigging, Flounder Jubilee, Rising Tide -

Flounder are elusive fish who bury themselves underneath the sand to blend in with their surroundings and feed on bait fish that swim over the top of them. As the tide comes in, the flounder and bait fish come in with it. As the tide goes out, the flounder are the first to leave so they are not left high and dry. With this in mind, we can expand on the effect of the different types of tides and how they effect a flounder’s behavior. 

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