Permit – Fishing Trips Key West

Permit are often targeted on the flats and are known for the spookiness and difficulty to catch. They also school over wrecks where they are not as difficult to catch. They are known for the their fighting ability. They are part of the jack family and are relatively common on the flats, reef and as mentioned earlier wrecks of the keys. They are a pretty fish, and pretty good to eat too, even if it’s not politically correct to eat them in the Florida Keys. The Permit’s preferred food is crab and crustaceans