Category Archives: Biscayne Bay

KBYC Working Man’s Tarpon Tournament

Last week Jiangang, Jayce and I participated in Ha Ha’s Key Biscayne Yacht Club’s Working Man’s Tarpon Tournament Wednesday to Friday night. Its a catch and release tournament with lines in at 6:15 pm and out by 8:30. Timing was … Continue reading

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Permit Tagging in Biscayne Bay

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This week I continued my search for a permit to deploy a satellite tag with the help of Captain Joe Gonzalez of Miami ( On Tuesday morning the conditions in Biscayne Bay looked great and Joe gave me a call … Continue reading

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Looking for Permit in Biscayne Bay

A couple of days ago I went out with Molly Adams in our research lab and her husband Captain Elmo ( to try to catch and tag large permit. To my knowledge nobody has placed a satellite tag in a … Continue reading

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Search for Juvenile Tarpon and Permit

Last week Chris and I were on the hunt for juvenile tarpon and permit. On Tuesday we met Bruce in Port St. Lucie and headed to Hutchison Island to look for young of the year tarpon. We had some ideas … Continue reading

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Broad Key Weather Station Calibration and Tag Recovery

Jiangang, Neil Hammerschlag ( and I headed out to Broad Key to service TBRC’s weather station and try to find a tag that had come off a scalloped hammerhead. The broad key station is about 30 miles from RSMAS so … Continue reading

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