Commission to meet April 15-17 near Tallahassee
April 08, 2014
Stocking largemouth bass? Make sure they’re legal
April 03, 2014
Lake Istokpoga crappie fishery doing well
March 28, 2014
4 Florida counties open April 1 to gag grouper recreational harvest
March 27, 2014
Bass are back at Lake Trafford
March 24, 2014
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