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Angler Recognition Program Catch of the Month

State Record — May 1, 2015

Fourteen-year-old Thomas Farmer III took this 91.5-pound cobia with a spear gun in the Gulf of Mexico.
The fish measured 5 feet, 4 inches and shattered the previous spear fishing record, which was 73.75 pounds.

See previous Catches of the Month

One interesting photo will be selected by our staff and showcased on the Angler Recognition Program website each month. Send us a good photograph of the fish and the angler and your catch may be selected!

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For more information, contact:

Ron Smith–Inland Fisheries • (512) 389-8302 •
Texas Parks & Wildlife Department • 4200 Smith School Road • Austin, Texas 78744

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