What Region do they normally live?
Jack Crevalle are found throughout the tropical and temperate waters of the Atlantic, stretching from Nova Scotia to Uruguay, including the Gulf of Mexico.
What habitat do they prefer?
Offshore reefs are key habitats for Jack Crevalle, but they are frequently found in the inshore environments as well. Shallow flats, sandy bays, beaches, seagrass beds, and lagoons are common places to find these fish. Water temperature is key for the Jack Crevalle and they are only found in Texas when the water temperatures permit; usually late spring through early fall.