best around creek bends or at the junction of two creeks in 15 to 25 feet of water.
Suspending plugs, jerkbaits and jigs work
well for speckled trout as well as redfish, flounder and Spanish mackerel.
Berkley Hollow Belly Swimbaits and Ripple Shads and other 4- to 5-inch swimbaits on 3/32- to 1/4-ounce Gopher Mushroom Head Jigs work
most days until that first dramatic change in weather.
Very small, light colored jigs work
good here, and so do white D.
Generally, castable swimflies shine in shallow, coverless water, while "hook-up" articulated jigs work
Sand fleas and tipped jigs work
well for the pompano but are also good for redfish, Spanish mackerel and flounder.
A wide range of location-specific jig types have been developed for pompano fishing: banana jigs, Looney jigs and Doc's Goofy Jigs are some commonly found jigheads used in Florida pier waters, but the old round-head jigs work
just fine, too.
as search tools for locating scattered catfish and also for detecting any surrounding cover that may funnel catfish into specific areas.
Football jigs work
fine on relatively flat bottoms with minor obstructions.
Gold spoons are a go-to lure, but big honkin' jigs work
extremely well because you can cast them a mile.
Live bait and jigs work
fine but they are nowhere near as exciting as casting a topwater lure early in the morning.
The short jigs work
well in most current conditions but shine in reduced current.
Minnow/jig combos are popular, but "naked" Missouri minnows on small gold hooks or 1/32-ounce plain jigs work
Spinnerbaits and chattering jigs work
extremely well, too.
Dark jigs work
best because they provide the most contrast with the sand of the bed.