Fish calendar

In general you can catch all species year-round in The Gambia.

Year-round:

  • Snapper
  • Stingray
  • Ray
  • Pompano
  • Barracuda
  • Butterfish
  • Ladyfish (long-neck croaker)
  • Nine-Bone (American ladyfish)

Summer (May-October)

  • Tarpon (small)

Winter (October-May)

  • Barracuda (Guinean)
  • Cassave
  • Guitarfish
  • Jack Crevalle
  • Captain fish
  • Ladyfish (long-neck croaker)
  • Tarpon (big)

Other species:

  • Catfish
  • Angelfish
  • Tuna
  • Dorado
  • Sailfish