Recreational Harvesting of the Florida Bay Scallop: Citrus County1

Savanna Barry 2

This publication includes a full-color map identifying access routes to the boat ramps and marinas in Citrus County near Homosassa and Crystal River, plus the latest information on scallops and scalloping, the recommended equipment you will want to bring, and a few tasty recipes for preparing Florida's best summertime catch.

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1. This document is SGEF-233, one of a series of the Florida Sea Grant College Program, UF/IFAS Extension. Original publication date July 2017; reviewed and revised May 2018 and June 2019. Visit the EDIS website at
2. Savanna Barry, UF/IFAS Extension Florida Sea Grant Agent, Nature Coast Biological Station, Cedar Key, FL 32625.

Publication #SGEF-233

Date: 2019-07-08
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