Fishing Reports by Captain Rick Burns
About The Author:
Company: Reel Burns Charters
Area Reporting: Homosassa and Crystal River, Central Florida
Bio: Native Capt. Rick Burns, with over 30 years experience on fresh and saltwaters of central Citrus County FL.Currently owns and operated reel Burns Charters for a customized flats and inshore angling adventure. Licensed by the US Coast Guard, and employed by Citrus County Parks and Rec as the sole angling instructor, offfering a multitude of fishing educational classes monthly. Dedicated to the conservation of Floridas Nature Coast, currently a member in good standing of CCA and Florida Guides Association.
[Homosassa,FL] even though trout and grouper are closed in our area for february. there are plenty of convicts to catch at this time of year.
[Homosassa,FL] Peak Tarpon season is May and June. Redfish are schooling on the outer islands and points. Trout are being caught in depths of 4' to 8' of water. Most pelagics have moved onto north Florida.