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Lionfish (Photo By MARK RALSTON/AFP/GettyImages)

Remove 10 Lionfish, Get Extra Lobster During Mini-Season

Every year hundreds of boaters and divers take part in South Florida’s popular two-day lobster mini-season but this year, you’ll get a little something extra if you remove 10 lionfish from the water.

CBS Miami–06/26/2015

The Coast Guard's Safe Boating App (Source: uscg.mil/mobile)

Coast Guard To Release Boating Safety App

Want to play it safe on the water? Now there’s an app for that. This Saturday the Coast Guard will release its first boating safety app as the kickoff to this year’s National Safe Boating Week.

05/13/2015

Alex Hare and his 90 lb. yellowfin tuna which he free gaffed off a dock in a canal in Islamorada.
(Source: Alex Hare)

Crazy Yellowfin Tuna Catch Captured On Camera In Florida Keys

Yellowfin tuna are normally a deepwater roaming fish found far offshore of land. But Sunday, a young Destin, Fla., fishing professional, vacationing in the Florida Keys, orchestrated an unorthodox catch of a yellowfin swimming lazily in a resort’s shallow-water oceanside boat basin in Islamorada.

CBS Miami–08/05/2014

Florida Spiny Lobster (Source: CBS4)

What You Need To Know Before Hitting The Water For Lobster Mini-Season

Dust off your nets and tickle sticks, South Florida, the 2014 mini-season is around the corner.

07/23/2014

A Lionfish swims in a display tank in the aquarium on the United Arab Emirate of Sharjah on August 6, 2008. The Lionfish is a voracious venomous sea predator that uses its stripped spines to corner its prey and swift reflexes to snatch them up and swallow them whole. (Photo credit: KARIM SAHIB/AFP/Getty Images)

Wanted: Fishermen To Take Part In Lionfish Derby

Calling all South Florida fishermen who want to take part in an upcoming Lionfish Derby.

CBS4–09/04/2012