STAR Eligible Species

Tagged Redfish: Tagged Redfish: STAR-tagged redfish only. Tagged redfish do not need to be harvested. Some STAR tagged redfish may be outside the slot. Any harvested STAR-Tagged Redfish must meet the slot requirements as required by current state law.

Tagged Dolphin: Tagged Dolphin/Mahi Mahi: STAR-tagged dolphin only. Tagged dolphin do not need to be harvested. Any harvested STAR-Tagged dolphin must meet the slot requirements as required by current state law. 20 inches to the fork of the tail.

Species with Minimum Size Requirements: Open, Ladies, Fly, Kayak & Youth Divisions.

Spotted Trout: 15 inches using pinched-tail measurement method spotted-sea-trout
Snook: 28 inches using pinched-tail measurement method common-snook
Non-Tagged Redfish 18 inches using pinch tail method redfish
Dolphin:  20 inches to the fork of the tail dolphin
Kingfish:  24 inches to the fork of the tail king-mackerel
Grouper Gag & Black 24 inches, Red & Scamp 20 inches using the pinch-tail method grouper

Species with no Minimum Size Requirements:

Tarpon No minimum size requirement. Special handling and resuscitation required. Tarpon
Ladyfish: No minimum size requirements. Youth Division only. ladyfish
Jack Crevalle: No minimum size requirements. Youth Division only. crevalle-jack
Sheepshead 12 inches using pinch tail method. Youth Division only. sheepshead
Lionfish: No minimum size requirements. Fish must be harvested to be eligible.  

For Conservation Division, all species of fish including un-tagged redfish caught by STAR entrants are eligible, provided entries follow all STAR rules. There are no minimum size requirements for the Conservation Division entries.