New Dates for Scallop Season for 2018

Florida Fish & Wildlife Conservation Commission Announces Bay Scallop Seasons
Posted: Friday, February 9, 2018 at 3:58PM EST

Tallahassee, Fla. – At its February meeting in Tallahassee, the Florida Fish and Wildlife Conservation Commission (FWC) approved bay scallop open season dates for 2018.

The following regionally-specific bay scallop open seasons will be created by executive order for 2018 only:

St. Joseph Bay and Gulf County: August 17 through September 30. This region includes all state waters from the Mexico Beach Canal in Bay County to the westernmost point of St. Vincent Island in Franklin County.