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Snook
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Science Name: Centropomus undecimalis
Other Names: linesiders, robalo, sargeant fish, common snook
Ideal Temp: Above 62
World Record: 53 lbs. 10 oz, Costa Rica
Environment: inshore, coastal
Techniques: light tackle, casting, fly

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bluekingmackerel | Posted: July 10, 2006

snook love to hide in shallow water sturcture (mangroves,briges,piers,etc.)you will most likely see them. there are many ways to catch them you can either put a whole live ladyfish or ahalf of a lady fish. you can also use artfical baits on lightwieght tackle or you can use live bait such as shads, greenbacks, or pinfish.

TunaCommander | Posted: January 16, 2003

Snook are perhaps the best "non-oily" meat fish in the world. only the walleye comes close. They are best caught at the beginning or end of a slack tide. Bridges, piers, points and tidal mangrove pools are common haunts. Snook readily hit artificial lures but prefer a live lined shrimp. Snook are not a very smart type of fish and because they taste so good, they have been over fished heavly in States like Florida and Alabama which have a high number of red neck or "blue-collar" type fishermen.