Fishing the Mosquito Lagoon with Captain Frank Catino
From the north, starting
at the Ponce De Leon Inlet to the southern segment of Indian River Lagoon
at Port St. Lucie Inlet, you can find some of the finest nearshore and
flats fishing. The IRL is composed of lagoons, river mouths, canals, inlets
and ocean influence, typically broken down into three segments, Mosquito
Lagoon, Banana River and Indian River Lagoon.
Primary Fish Caught
Primary Tackle Used
Poling and sight fishing
Over 20 thousand acres of
grass covered flats make the Mosquito Lagoon a fishermen's dream. Fly fishing, sight fishing and light tackle fishing are excellent, its said that Mosquito Lagoon has
the best redfish and spotted trout fishing in the world! This shallow water
salty lagoon, lies within the Meritt Island National Wildlife Refuge, as
such it gives the sight fishermen some of the best conditions.