Island Reporter, Captiva Current, Sanibel-Captiva Islander Sports & Recreationen-usTue, 25 Apr 2017 12:17:47 EDTTue, 25 Apr 2017 12:17:47 EDT the Water: Finally, spring arrives - let's hope fishing improves inconsistent I guess would be the proper way to describe fishing over the last full week of winter. A cold front blew through with many days of very strong winds and water temperatures dropping double digits.Wed, 29 Mar 2017 00:00:00 EDTOn the Water: Full moon rising brings good fishing reports full moon and warm weather brought days with good fishing and a wide variety of fish. On the water it really felt like the change of seasons and spring arrived early.Wed, 22 Mar 2017 00:00:00 EDTOn the Water: Strong winds stall a good week of fishing a stretch of warm weather, fishing was heating up and the bite was getting good, and then the winds came. Strong winds yielding small craft warnings through the weekend but ahead of the blow, anglers experienced a good start to spring fishing.Wed, 15 Mar 2017 00:00:00 EDTOn the Water: March will bring some of the best fishing month of March is the beginning to some of the best fishing of the year in Southwest Florida.Wed, 8 Mar 2017 00:00:00 EDTOn the Water: Local fishing heating up with the weather the past week, anglers experienced pretty good weather for the most part and despite several days with tides less than desirable, fishing wasn't too ba.Wed, 1 Mar 2017 00:00:00 EDT