Federal waters have been opened up to recreational fishermen in the Gulf of Mexico for a longer period of time thanks to the joint efforts of the United States Department of Commerce and the five Gulf states.
Once set for an all-time low of only three days, the season now has an additional 39 days added to it. The extended season opened Friday and will be open on weekend days and holidays through Labor Day weekend.
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