Niko Pappas caught and released this beautiful Red Snapper while fishing south of Gray's Reef off the East Coast of Florida with old friends and family. This area is heavily protected by the South Atlantic Fishery Management Council.
Jen Chiu displays a vibrant Vermilion Rockfish caught by volunteer angler Nick Ingram that was tagged and released using a descending device on a recent sampling trip in the Monterey Bay National Marine Sanctuary with the California Collaborative Fisheries Research Program!
Rich sent in this picture of a Yellowfin Tuna taken in the waters of the Channel Islands National Marine Sanctuary. These waters have seen an influx of "exotics", like this yellowfin tuna, due to the warmer water temperatures this summer.
Craig Kalinak caught this beautiful dorado on his birthday fishing with his Dad and his brother in the waters adjacent to the Channel Islands National Marine Sanctuary. El Nino has brought many "exotics" to the waters of Southern California in 2015.