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Edward Farinas fishes off of the Naples pier on Tuesday afternoon. Farinas has fished off of the pier for the past five years. Allie Garza / Staff

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Edward Farinas fishes off of the Naples pier on Tuesday afternoon. Farinas has fished off of the pier for the past five years. Allie Garza / Staff

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  • Naples native Austin Magdaleno fishes off of the Naples pier on Tuesday evening. As of August 1, Florida residents will have to purchase a $7.50 shoreline fishing licsence in order to fish without receiving a $50 fine.  Allie Garza / Staff
  • Tourists and Naples residents fish off the Naples Pier on Tuesday afternoon. When the new shoreline fishing license goes into effect on August 1, there will be exemptions for anglers drawing food stamps, temporary cash assistance or Medicaid and those who use cane poles or gear that does not depend on mechanical retrieval. Allie Garza / Staff
  • Edward Farinas fishes off of the Naples pier on Tuesday afternoon. Farinas has fished off of the pier for the past five years. Allie Garza / Staff
  • Nino Difoggia, 13, unhooks a Spanish Mackerel that he caught on Tuesday afternoon at the Naples pier. Beginning August 1, Florida residents will have to purchase a shoreline fishing license to fish or will have to pay a $50 fine. Allie Garza / Staff

Effective August 1 will have to purchase a shoreline fishing license for $7.50 or will have to pay a $50 fine plus the cost of the appropriate license and administrative fees varying by county

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