Spiny Lobster

(Source: CBS4)

Murky Start To Lobster Mini-Season

It’s time to start boiling the water and melting the butter. Lobster mini-season officially got underway at a midnight.

07/29/2015

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

Safety First As Divers Prepare For Start Of Lobster Mini-Season

Lobster mini season kicks off Wednesday at 12:01 a.m. prompting local leaders to celebrate as well as authorities to remind the public of the rules.

07/28/2015

Florida Spiny Lobster (Source: CBS4)

Rules & Safety Come First For Lobster Mini-Season In Keys

Divers planning on heading south for the two day lobster mini-season this week should take some time to familiarize themselves with do’s and don’ts of bug hunting in the Keys.

07/27/2015

Scene from the Key West Lobsterfest Street Fair Saturday, Aug. 10, 2013, in Key West, Fla. Photo by Presley Adamson/Florida Keys News Bureau

Spiny Lobsters Being Served Up Down In Key West

Grab the butter and head on down to Key West because the annual Lobsterfest is underway.

CBS Miami–08/10/2013

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Keys Man Who Made $390K In Illegal Lobster Harvest Gets Prison

A Florida Keys man who made $390,000 by illegally harvesting spiny lobsters from artificial underwater habitats has been caught by the claws of justice.

CBS4–11/29/2012

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Love Lobsters? Keys Season Best In Decades

If you’re a Florida Lobster lover, there’s some good news that is not an April Fools joke. Officials say this year’s spiny lobster season is one of the best on record in a decade.

04/01/2012

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FWC Officials Hope For A Safe, Plentiful Lobster Mini-Season

Lobster lovers across South Florida rejoicing because when the clock struck midnight Tuesday night, thousands of South Florida divers took to the sea for Florida’s annual lobster mini-season, and officials have dogs on standby to make sure everything runs smoothly.

CBS4–07/26/2011