Contact For Media & Press Inquiries:

Contact Allison Delashmit, Executive Director • allison@LKGA.org • 305-304-3768


Media Contacts:

For official statements or comments on behalf of LKGA: contact Allison Delashmit, allison@LKGA.org, 305.304.3768

*Individual guide or angler members providing comments to the media are doing so individually/independently and do not necessarily represent the Lower Keys Guides Association and its members.

For Community Reporting:

  • To report unusual fish behavior: LKGA.org (click on Observation Report, or follow this direct link.)
  • FWC Fish Kill Hotline (Abnormal behavior, disease, kills): 800.636.0511 or MyFWC.com/ReportFishKill
  • Wildlife Alert Hotline (Marine mammals, sea turtles, protected species): 888.404.3922
  • For Sick and/or Injured Birds: from Key West to Big Pine contact the Key West Wildlife Center @ 305.292. 1008; From Marathon to Islamorada contact Marathon Wild Bird Center @ 305.743.8382
  • FWC Avian Mortality: https://app.myfwc.com/FWRI/AvianMortality/
  • Sawfish sighting/beaching: 844.472.9347 or email sawfish@MyFWC.com
  • Poison Control Hotline: 800.222.1222

Current Press Releases & Statements

Lower Keys Guides Association Continues to Provide Monitoring Tools and Captained-Vessel Support Following Unusual Fish Behavior Event

By LKGA | March 1, 2024 | Comments Off on Lower Keys Guides Association Continues to Provide Monitoring Tools and Captained-Vessel Support Following Unusual Fish Behavior Event

Lower Keys Guides Association Continues to Provide Monitoring Tools and Captained-Vessel Support Following Unusual Fish Behavior Event February 28, 2024   In November 2023, guide members of the Key West and Lower Keys Fishing Guides Association (dba Lower Keys Guides Association or LKGA) started noticing unusual fish behavior in the Lower Keys.  The behavior, initially […]