November 13, 2017
Snorkelers in the dining room! The fish tank at the back of the dining room at RumFish Grill is so big, this picture captures about one-fourth of it. Twice a day, snorkelers pay $35 to swim with the fishes. (Jan Tuckwood/The Palm Beach Post)

RumFish Grill at Guy Harvey’s Outpost

By Jan Tuckwood | Palm Beach Post Guy Harvey is the Walt Disney of fish. The artist/marine biologist/entrepreneur has put his name on a resort in St. Pete Beach — Guy Harvey’s Outpost — that’s really a mini-theme park for fish fans. We had lunch at RumFish Grill, the restaurant […]
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October 27, 2016

‘Awe and respect’: Cayman youth swim with sharks for documentary

By James Whittaker With around 40 lemon sharks circling the boat, 17-year-old Matteo Pollini admits he felt a flutter of nerves before he jumped in. But by the end of five days of diving in the chummed up waters of Tiger Beach off the Bahamas, the fear was gone. The […]
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July 5, 2016

Audubon’s Gulf United for Lasting Fisheries (G.U.L.F.) Partners with the Mississippi Commercial Fishermen Union (MSCFU) to Promote Sustainable Fisheries

Contact: Katie Smith Office 504-378-2693 Cell 504-278-0542 (New Orleans, La.) – Audubon Nature Institute’s sustainable seafood program, Gulf United for Lasting Fisheries (G.U.L.F.) is pleased to announce a partnership with the Mississippi Commercial Fishermen Union (MSCFU) to increase awareness of sustainable fishing practices that will ultimately result in­ a more robust fishery and […]
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June 20, 2016
Evan Wheeler boated this huge speckled trout estimated at 8-plus pounds while fishing with Tim String in Mobile Bay.

Mobile Bay Trout Fishing Makes Big Turnaround

By DAVID RAINER Alabama Department of Conservation and Natural Resources Tim String is a happy camper again. The speckled trout fishing in Mobile Bay and nearby estuaries has been excellent this spring and early summer, which means String’s boat is full of happy campers as well. “From last year to […]
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June 16, 2016
The photo attached is from last year’s “Blazing Marlin” Bonfire Series event in the Bahamas, an example what Saturday evening’s (June 18) inaugural “Blazing Mako” will entail and seen for miles into the Atlantic Ocean. The celebratory Father’s Day weekend festival event, to raise scholarship money for marine science programs at Nova Southeastern University, is being held along the beachfront of the historic Islander Resort, a Guy Harvey Outpost in Islamorada, MM 82.1 Oceanside.

Great Conditions Expected for Blazing Mako Tournament & Festival, Father’s Day Weekend

Fishing action and more on tap for June 17-19 premier Keys event ISLAMORADA in the Fla. Keys – Offshore and back-country guides agree, the fishing on both sides of Islamorada could be an optimum experience for the up to 30 teams of fishermen in the inaugural Blazing Mako Bonfire Series Tournament & Festival, June […]
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June 6, 2016
Chef Gillian Clark cook-off-2

Alabama Seafood Takes Center Stage at The Wharf

By David Rainer If there’s one thing that will pique my interest without hesitation, it is Alabama’s fresh seafood. Hence, I didn’t hesitate when invited to the Alabama Seafood Summit and accompanying Alabama Seafood Cook-Off at The Wharf in Orange Beach last week. The Alabama Seafood Cook-Off opened the festivities […]
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June 3, 2016
An earlier “Blazing Marlin” bonfire event in the Bahamas to become a "Blazing Mako" in Islamorada June 17 - 19.

Blazing Mako will Light up the Florida Keys Skies for Tournament & Festival

Inaugural June 17-19 weekend event bringing So. Florida anglers artisans, musicians, rum vendors and conservationists together for NSU marine sciences  ISLAMORADA in the Fla. Keys – “It will be a spectacular sight,” said renowned Keys marine artist Roberto “Pasta” Pantaleo of the massive metal shark sculpture he’s creating to be torched in a beachfront bonfire […]
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May 16, 2016
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It’s A Fishing Mecca At Okeechobee KOA

By Bob Rountree | Driving up the east side of Lake Okeechobee, we passed dozens of run-down fishing camps on U.S. 98 after leaving the serene Dupuis Wildlife Management Area near Port Mayaka. The east side of Lake Okeechobee doesn’t have much to offer except shabby-looking fishing camps along the lake’s rim canal, so it […]
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May 16, 2016

Bid for Bouncer to be your Captain at Blazing Mako Tournament & Festival

Highest bidder gets legendary captain to fish June 17-19 Keys event enhancing chance of winning $10,000 grand prize ISLAMORADA in the Fla. Keys, — One of the 15 offshore teams in the inaugural Blazing Mako Bonfire Tournament & Festival, June 17-19, will enhance their chances of winning by bidding on […]
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May 13, 2016

Guy Harvey, SeaWorld Team Up to Save Sharks

By In a new partnership, Guy Harvey is teaming up with SeaWorld Parks & Entertainment to work on raising awareness and doing research on shark conservation. The Guy Harvey Research Institute estimates that almost 100 million sharks are killed each year, with an estimated 73 million killed for the […]
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May 9, 2016
SeaWorld. Photo credit: SeaWorld San Diego/You Tube

SeaWorld and Guy Harvey Partner for Ocean Health and Shark Conservation

By Debbie L. Sklar | Times of San Diego SeaWorld Parks & Entertainment  and world-renowned marine artist and conservationist Guy Harvey Thursday announced a new partnership focused on ocean health and the plight of sharks in the wild. The two organizations will partner to raise awareness of these important issues, and collaborate on […]
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March 28, 2016
Spring 2012

Collector’s Edition – Spring 2012

Baffled by billfish – tagging Caribbean billfish reveals previousily unknown information about the great distances these majestic creatures travel.  Plus, Chef Justin Harry shares his style and recipes from Tradewinds Island Resorts. Other articles of interest include:  Boating Green and Shallow Water tools. Buy this back issue for $10 (includes […]
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March 18, 2016

Commemorate the USS Oriskany’s Reefing by Diving into History and Nature in the Pensacola Bay Area

News Release By Steve Hayes | Visit Pensacola Visit Pensacola invites adventurers to celebrate the 10th Anniversary of the “Great Carrier Reef” Pensacola, Fla. (March 14, 2016) –To commemorate the 10th anniversary of the reefing of the USS Oriskany in May, Visit Pensacola invites explorers of all ages to visit this historic seaport, located […]
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March 18, 2016
Playa La Media Luna

The Third Leg of the Guy Harvey Outpost Outfitter Full Moon Treasure Dives Get Underway March 23

By John Bell POMPANO BEACH, FL—MARCH 16, 2016— A sea hunt in The Florida Keys and off Pompano Beach will give local divers a chance search under the light of the full moon for Guy Harvey collectible coins to redeem for prizes and a season-ending drawing for a bucket-list dive […]
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March 17, 2016
This Kingfish was caught with a Balloon Fisher King rig using the technique described.

Catching Kingfish and Tarpon: The Balloon Theory

By GHMOF Editorial Team We were going to call this article BalloonKingFish, but thought better. But this article is about kingfish. More specifically, it’s about using a cool product from one of our supporters called Balloon Fisher King. Its Kingfish (and Tarpon) time in the Gulf of Mexico, and knowing […]
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March 16, 2016
Vance (m) waits on the bite.

Mangrove Snapper at the Bridges

By Gary Poyssick If you want to catch your daily limit of Mangrove Snapper — enough to feed the family or put a couple in the freezer for yourself — you simply need to follow the instructions of the people who know how to do it. This article tells you […]
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March 16, 2016
Davis/Family Team

C. Davis Electric Onboard as Presenting Sponsor for Inaugural Blazing Mako Tournament & Festival

Press Release By John Bell ISLAMORADA, FL—MARCH 15, 2016— They say the family that fishes together stays together, and for South Florida’s Davis family that tradition also includes supporting the Blazing Mako Tournament & Festival—a June event that will combine fishing, conservation, research and marine science scholarships. Nova Southeastern University […]
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March 4, 2016
Postcard Blazing Mako

Stu Apte Auction for Blazing Mako Tournament

By John Bell Auction Announced for Teams Looking to Add Florida Keys Backcounty Fly Fishing Legend Stu Apte for the Blazing Mako Tournament & Festival $10,000 Grand Prize at Stake ISLAMORADA, FL—MARCH 1, 2016— For backcountry anglers looking to improve their odds to win cash, trophies and bragging rights for […]
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