March 15, 2010 bass fishing oeachn Lake Ida with the Cipoletti family. The fishing start a little slow, but as day continued we picked up bigger. The pattern changed as it usually does, but the bass were near the hydrilla beds on this day. We caught better fish in the pocket’s of grass bye the […]

FORT LAUDERDALE, Fla. _ New islands, rising from Lake Okeechobee like a bass fisherman’s version of Atlantis, could become a tourist-attracting, economic alternative for the Florida city of Pahokee’s life after U.S. Sugar. The state’s proposed $1.75 billion buyout of U.S. Sugar to further Everglades restoration threatens to leave Pahokee and other Glades cities without […]

Grant program will help expand local recreation opportunities TALLAHASSEE, FL – Under the leadership of Governor Charlie Crist and the Florida Legislature, the 2008-2009 budget includes $24 million to expand and improve local parks statewide. The Florida Department of Environmental Protection’s (DEP) Florida Recreation Development Assistance Program (FRDAP) will fund 212 projects in 54 counties […]