Playa del Carmen, Riviera Maya (MX)
The permit (Trachinotus falcatus) is a sought after fly fishing game fish. They are usually found in shallow tropical waters such as flats and channels of the Atlantic Ocean. Permit also frequent offshore wrecks. This species is distributed from Florida, Riviera Maya in Mexico, Belize, Honduras, Nicaragua all the way down to the Carribean Islands and Brazil. Permit can grow to about 4ft (1,2m) in length and weigh up to 27kg (60lbs).
Permit can be caught in shallow waters from Florida, Riviera Maya in Mexico, Belize, Honduras, Nicaragua all the way down to Dominican Republic, Cuba, Venezuela, Aruba and Brazil.