The state's inshore waters, along the Intracoastal Waterway, Indian River, and Tampa Bay are extremely productive fisheries, as are the flats around the Florida Keys. Lake Okeechobee is a renowned bass fishery. The brackish waters of the Southern Everglades are also home to a tremendous variety of fish. Also exploring areas around the gulf could bring you a successful fishing experience.
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