St. Joe Bay 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. 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.