It is one of the favorite times of year for many divers: Lobster mini-season.
Divers at Sandsprit Park in Martin County said the weather conditions were good and the lobsters plentiful but some had more success than others.
The mini-season allows recreational divers 2-days to catch their limit before commercial harvest of lobsters begins next week.
“Get out there with friends and family and you make a memory and that makes everything so much better. Of course, a bug on the grill… is a little bit tasty,” said Nightstalker Charters Capt. Jim Walden.
While the divers interviewed today did see lobsters, what they didn’t see a lot of were lionfish.
The Florida Fish and Wildlife Conservation Commission is allowing divers to take an extra lobster if they remove 10 lionfish from the waters.
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