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In celebration of reaching our 10th season, FWC has distributed pink tags on 10 bass around Florida.

Up to $70,000 in total prizing!

Check back often; more details coming soon!

 

ALL 10-TAG WATERS HAVE NOW BEEN ANNOUNCED!

BOOKMARK THIS PAGE FOR CAUGHT TAG ANNOUNCEMENTS

 

10-Tag Celebration Map of tagged bass

 For "Tag Zone" maps AT THE LINKS BELOW, note that bass was pink tagged inside the shaded zone. Bass may move a significant distance from tagging location.

 

Click the links below for more information about each waterbody

1. Newnans Lake - TAG CAPTURED!

2. Lake George & Lake George Tag Zone Map

3. Lake Talquin & Lake Talquin Tag Zone Map

4. Lake Walk-in-Water & Lake Walk-in-Water Tag Zone Map

5. Tenoroc Fish Management Area & Tenoroc FMA Tag Zone Map

6. Lake Trafford & Lake Trafford Tag Zone Map

7. Lake Istokpoga & Lake Istokpoga Tag Zone Map

8. Lake Griffin - TAG CAPTURED!

9. Lake Rousseau & Lake Rousseau Tag Zone Map

10. Johns Lake & Johns Lake Tag Zone Map

 

Cut and keep tag

 

Weigh and photograph bass

 

Release Bass

 

To qualify for prizes, you must: 

  1. CATCH a bass with the pink Ba$$ Tag via hook and line.
  2. REMOVE and KEEP the pink Ba$$ tag by cutting the tag close to the bass.
  3. PHOTO OR VIDEO DOCUMENT the entire bass on a scale with a readable weight to be submitted into TrophyCatch (TC) according to TC Rules
  4. REPORT your tag by calling the phone number on the tag, and RETAIN the tag for prize verification.
  5. LIVE RELEASE the bass back into the same water system that it was caught.
  • Anglers must follow all applicable State of Florida fishing regulations, including having a valid fishing license (or exemption).
  • The TrophyCatch Ba$$ promotion ends on September 30, 2022.
  • Any bass bearing Ba$$ tags caught after September 30, 2022, receive a standard $100 tag payment. 
  • If a bass bearing a Ba$$ tag is caught and weighs less than 8 lbs., the angler must still document the fish’s weight according to TC Rules and submit it to TC. 
  • Prizing will be awarded at a Ceremony following the end of the 10-TAG promotion, prizing will start at $1,000
  • FWC employees including OPS are not eligible to win prizes.
  • Follow the TrophyCatch Rules and these 10-TAG Rules.

 

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