bay scallops Bay Scallop Season Coming To A Close For Certain Areas Of State By Sascha Cordner • Sep 21, 2018 Carol Lyn Parrish / FWC Flickr The last day to harvest bay scallops for the year in certain areas of the state is Monday. Gulf County Bay Scallop Season Underway, With Some Areas Off-Limits By Sascha Cordner • Aug 19, 2018 Carol Lyn Parrish / FWC Flickr The bay scallop season in Gulf County started Friday. Starting Wednesday, Certain Areas Will Be Off Limits For Scalloping In St. Joseph Bay By Sascha Cordner • Jul 31, 2018 FWC FWRI's Flickr Starting Wednesday, there will be no swimming, boating, fishing, or scalloping in certain areas of St. Joseph Bay. Scalloping Season Starts Sunday By Kaleigh Wright • Jun 28, 2018 FWC / Florida Fish and Wildlife Conservation Committee Beginning July 1st, Florida’s state waters will be open for bay scallop harvest. This scalloping season will be twelve times as long as 2017’s, thanks to healthier scallops in the Gulf. After Two-Month Postponement Due To Algae Bloom, Gulf Co. Bay Scallop Season Now Opens By Sascha Cordner & Victoria Weler • Sep 25, 2017 FWC FWRI's Flickr The Gulf County bay scallop season is now open to harvesters, after state wildlife officials postponed the season for about two months. Gulf County Scallop Season Pushed Back By FWC By Spencer Parlier • Jul 25, 2017 FWC FWRI's Flickr The Florida Fish and Wildlife Conservation Commission has put a hold on Gulf County’s scallop season, as a dangerous toxin has taken ahold of shellfish in the area. FWC Pilots Holding Bay Scallop Seasons In Different Regions By Sascha Cordner • Jun 29, 2017 FWC FWRI's Flickr As sort of a pilot, state wildlife officials are holding three different bay scallop seasons in the Florida Panhandle. While one starts Saturday, another is already underway. Despite 2015 Red Tide Event, St. Joe Bay Scallop Population Sees Improvements By Sascha Cordner • Jun 29, 2017 FWC FWRI's Flickr Despite a harmful algal bloom in 2015, Florida wildlife officials say the bay scallop population in Saint Joe Bay appears to be improving.