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November 12, 2018

Wardens Bust Two Men with 105 Flounder

Flounder poaching is real! We addressed that issue here in an article last month and had some feedback suggesting flounder poaching was not really a problem. I hate to be right but this story from Jefferson […]
October 25, 2018

Let’s Stop Flounder Poaching

I’m a live and let live kind of guy. To tell the truth there are times I probably let people get away with a little too much on certain things in world of fishing and hunting than […]
July 9, 2018

Finding Flounder With Your Eyes

Flounder Shades Greetings fellow flounder fanatics! For many years I went without wearing premium sunglasses. I would either buy a $9.95 pair or not wear shades at all. Several years back my cousin Frank Moore and […]
February 17, 2018

A Southern Flounder With Golden Spots And One Brown On Both Sides

Southern Flounder Oddity Ever caught a southern flounder that has golden spots. Chris Dial did just that during the early days of my Flounder Revolution project. And it was not the only one we came across […]
January 11, 2018

January Flounder Tactics And Winter Jetty Trout

Fishing is a 365 day a year activity for Texas anglers or at least it can be. Some get distracted during duck and deer season but most are back on track once hunting winds down and […]
December 13, 2017

How to Catch TX Flounder During Winter (Chester’s Tips Pt. 2)

In conducting research on winter flounder, I interviewed several guides that target trout during the coldest months and each of them said they have incidentally caught flounder all over the flats. The largest and most fish […]
November 30, 2017

Chester Moore’s Tips for Late Fall Flounder (Pt. 1)

Nine years ago, major changes were made to flounder fishing regulations throughout Texas. These changes included cutting the recreational bag limit in from 10 to 5, cutting the commercial bag in half, banning all gigging in […]
October 3, 2017

Watch a flounder eat a huge shrimp-from someone’s hand

This video provided a number of years ago from the University of Texas Marine Science Institute gives a rare look at what a southern flounder strike looks like. And for the record, the flounder in the […]
September 27, 2017

A 13-pound-11 ounce flounder and catching flounder on the “beds”

I love flounder and huge flounder really intrigue me. One of the coolest moments of my career as a wildlife journalist was getting to encounter a flounder bigger than the long-standing state record. The state record […]
August 24, 2017

This flounder is brown on both sides and these are flippin’ huge (photos)

Ever caught a flounder that is brown on BOTH sides? The typical flounder is brown on the top and white on the bottom but this one caught by Lake Calasieu guide Capt. Kevin Broussard is brown […]