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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

Serguei Perez-Perdomo (Source: Monroe Co. Sheriff's Office)

Marathon Man Accused Of Butchering Sea Turtle

A Marathon man is accused of mutilating a turtle and harvesting out of season lobster and undersized stone crab claws.

05/11/2014

May 9. 2014: Serguei Perez-Perdomo  (Source: MCSO)

Keys Man Arrested For Having Mutilated Turtle, Marine Violations

A man is being held in the Florida Keys without bond on charges that he had a mutilated a sea turtle in his possession and had violated marine regulations.

05/09/2014

FWC Officers show illegal lobsters confiscated from poachers in Biscayne Bay. (Source: FWC)

FWC Busts Lobster Poachers In Biscayne Bay

Two South Florida fishermen were caught red-handed poaching lobster early Wednesday morning, according to officials with the Florida Fish and Wildlife Conservation Commission.

CBS Miami–01/15/2014

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Darden Restaurants Prepare To Spin Off Or Sell Red Lobster

Central Florida-based Darden Restaurants has decided that Red Lobster is no longer in its plans and will look to spin off or sell the brand.

CBS Miami–12/19/2013

Florida Spiny Lobster (Source: CBS4)

Palmetto Bay Resident Awarded PETA’s Lobster Defender Award

A Palmetto Bay resident, after expressing concern over a Lobster Zone game at a local restaurant, has been awarded a Lobster Defender Award from PETA who believes the game “belong(s) in the book of bad ideas.”

08/06/2013

Florida Spiny Lobster (Source: CBS4)

Keys Woman Accused Of Selling Lobster Tails On Craigslist

A woman faces charges for illegally selling lobster tails through Craigslist.

08/01/2013

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Scuba Diver Dies Off Plantation Key

A Pennsylvania man died while scuba diving offshore of Plantation Key, Thursday.

07/25/2013

(Photo by Bob Care/Florida Keys News Bureau via Getty Images)

Coast Guard Stressing Safety At Start Of Lobster Mini-Season

Lobster-lovers getting ready to dive this lobster mini-season, which begins at 12:01 Wednesday morning, are being urged by Coast Guard officials to do so safely.

07/23/2013

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Guide To Lobster Mini-Season

The time for lobster lovers across South Florida to start to salivate. The 2013 lobster mini-season will begin at 12:01 a.m. Wednesday, July 24th and will run until Thursday, July 25th. But, there are some things you must remember if you’re going to go out and try to reel in your catch of lobsters.

CBS4–07/23/2013

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