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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 […]
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 […]
November 8, 2017

Hit and run flounder-flounder that keep going (video)

Ever have a flounder hit your bait and then take off? Most hit and sit. Some hit and run. This videos gives you an idea of why they do this and how you can use it […]
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 […]
March 5, 2014

Guess the weight of this MONSTER flounder

Can you guess the weight of this mammoth flounder I am holding? This was not a personal catch but a fish used for broodstock at the University of Texas Marine Science Institute and I had the […]
February 25, 2014

Researchers to track southern flounder mortality

This May, a team of researchers will begin tagging Southern flounder in the New River, hoping to follow their migratory patterns and learn more about where the fish spend their time. But the meat of the […]
December 1, 2013

TFG Exclusive: Flounder dumped in parking lot

News headlines from around the country show Black Friday was shameful in many ways with random acts of violence. My wife Lisa and I saw something bizarre involving flounder during a stop to the Petco shopping […]
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