Inside FWC

Nick Wiley - Executive Director
Nick Wiley
Executive Director

Executive Director

The executive director provides day-to-day administrative leadership for the 2,112.5 full-time and 840+ OPS employees of Fish and Wildlife Conservation Commission. The director serves at the pleasure of the Commissioners, and any new appointee the Commissioners select must also be confirmed by the Senate.

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Fish and Wildlife Research Institute Hunting and Game Management
Freshwater Fisheries Management Law Enforcement
Habitat and Species Conservation Marine Fisheries Management


Community Relations Legal
Finance and Budget Legislative Affairs
Human Resources Licensing and Permitting
Information Technology Public Access and Wildlife Viewing
Inspector General Strategic Initiative


Regional Offices

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FWC Facts:
Florida has only 6 venomous snake species: eastern coral snake, southern copperhead, cottonmouth, eastern diamondback rattlesnake, timber rattlesnake and dusky pygmy rattlesnake.

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