Women Who Fish

Lifestyle blog of Capt. Samantha Zeher

Boat Dogs

Some of my favorite charters are ones where a customer brings along their dog. Some dogs are super excited and jump right on the boat, while others need a little bit of encouragement to get on. Once aboard, the excitement for them begins! To start, there are tons of new smells. If you have ever […]

a Lignumvitae Christmas

Our weather here in the Florida Keys is starting to cool off and the seasons are changing. We don’t have a drastic change here like other states do, but the temperature is in the 70s during the day and the breeze is now out of north rather than the south. Along with the seasons changing, […]

My Stay-cation

The Florida Keys is one of the top vacation destinations in the world. We get thousands of tourists throughout the year from all over the globe. Working in the tourism industry, I get to encounter all these people and show them the greatest wildlife we have to offer. During the tours, I get asked many […]

Manatees: No Longer Endangered?

It has been the month of manatee sightings for us; seeing a manatee at least once a day, if not more. While spotting the manatee, most customers know they are an endangered species. I get all sorts of questions concerning the mammal, ranging from what they eat, how many are left, why they are so […]

An Eco Tour with KeyZ Charters out of Islamorada

Imagine relaxing on a boat with seating like a comfy couch, enjoying the scenery as you explore the waters of Islamorada. All of a sudden, your captain alerts you to a dolphin that has come up in front of the boat. Your heart skips a beat and you can’t wait to catch a glimpse of […]

Lightning and Thunder

The summer months are upon us and the weather is proving to be a hot one this year. The peak of hurricane season is typically during August and September. Some years bring horrible storms while other years we get lucky with a few less powerful storms. One thing that stays true every year is the […]