Links & Resources

Weather Links

Coastal Water Forecast By Zone
Excellent Tide Prediction Site by Univ of SC
FL NOAA Bouy Map
Gulf Coast Tide Tables
NOAA Tide Info Gulf Coast
7 day Tide Tables
Weatherunderground – Click Marine Weather
NOAA Bouy Search Start Page – Coastal Map
Live Buoy Data – Seas, Wind, Temps.
Station 42040 – MOBILE SOUTH 64 nm South of Dauphin Island, AL
Station 41012 – St. Augustine, FL 40NM ENE of St Augustine, FL.
FL Buoy Map & Reports – Wind, Waves, Period
Station TYBG1 – U.S. Navy Tower R8
Station SPAG1 – U.S. Navy Tower R2
Station 41008 – GRAYS REEF – 40 NM Southeast of Savannah, GA
Station 41002 – S HATTERAS – 250 NM East of Charleston, SC
Station 41025 – Diamond Shoals (Red Buoy) OBX
Station 42036 – W. TAMPA 106NM West Northwest of Tampa, FL
Station 42039 – 115 NM S/SE of Pensacola


Fishing Management, Reports, Forums, Reef Locators, Maps/Charts, & General Info

Alabama Outdoors (AL Fishing Regulations)
Alabama Reef Sites
Alabama Saltwater Fishing Licenses
Florida Fish & Wildlife (FL Fishing Regulations)
Florida Artificial Reef Locator
Florida Saltwater Fishing Licenses
GA DNR, Coastal Resources Division
GA DNR, Coastal Resources – Artificial Reef Location & Regs
GA DNR, Coastal Resources – Boat Ramp Finder
Georgia Fishing Licenses
GA DNR Maps: Fishing Maps, Sunken Vessels, Shellfish, more
Offshore Reports – Pensacola Fishing Forum
Bluewater Reports – Pensacola Fishing Forum
Florida Sportsman Forums
Saltwater Fish Identification Help
South Atlantic Fishery Management Council
NOAA Fisheries Service
Gulf of Mexico Fishery Management Council
FloridaGoFishing (FL Reef & Info Resource)
Mississippi Reef Resource
US Coast Guard Float Plan


Tackle Dealers

Melton Tackle
J&M Orange Beach
Half Hitch Tackle
Reel Pro Shop
Bluewater Outriggers
Go Fish Bait & Tackle
Capt Harry’s Fishing Supply


Knot Tying

Animated Knot Site
NetKnots Fishing Knots
NetKnots Boating/Rope Knots
Animated Knots by Grog

Sport Fishing Magazine How-To Knot Videos:
Bimini Twist
Improved Bristol Knot
Improved Clinch Knot
San Diego Jam Knot


Conservation Organizations

The Billfish Foundation
Coastal Conservation Association – National
Coastal Conservation Association – GA
International Game Fish Association
Guy Harvey Ocean Conservation
Recreational Fishing Alliance


Marinas & Destinations

High Adventure at Port Eads
Pensacola Marinas
Bear Point Marina – Orange Beach
Sportsman Marina, Orange Beach
Orange Beach Marina, Orange Beach
Sea Hag Marina – Steinhatchee
Scipio Creek Marina – Apalachicola
Destin Area Tourism Info
Panama City Beach Tourism Info
Venice Marina – Venice, LA


Fishing Licenses & Permits

Florida Fishing Licenses On-Line
Alabama Fishing Licenses On-Line
North Carolina Fishing Licenses On-Line
National Vessel Documentation (PDF)
HMS Permits


Charter Services

Miss Judy Charters – Savannah, GA