Bay Scallops – Bay scallop season begins the Saturday preceding July 1st, unless July 1st is a Saturday in which case the season opens on that day. The close of scallop season also varies slightly each year, but it is typically in mid-to-late September, so those going scalloping should be sure to confirm the exact season closing date.
Amberjack – It is illegal to fish for Amberjack during the months of June and July. The rest of the year is open season.
Snook – Open seasons on snook are in the months of March and April, as well as September, October, and November. It is illegal to fish for snook during the rest of the year.
Spiny Lobster – There is a “mini season” for lobstering in the last full weekend of July. The official lobster season then begins August 6th and runs through March 31st.