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Apply for alligator hunting permits on May 5

April 16, 2010 

The Florida Fish and Wildlife Conservation Commission (FWC) will begin accepting applications May 5 for a chance to obtain highly coveted permits to participate in the statewide alligator harvest.  

FWC to hold public workshops on fox/coyote enclosures

April 16, 2010 

The Florida Fish and Wildlife Conservation Commission (FWC) will hold two public workshops to discuss proposed changes to captive wildlife regulations.  

FWC to hold public workshop on captive wildlife issues

April 16, 2010 

The Florida Fish and Wildlife Conservation Commission (FWC) will hold a public workshop in Tallahassee Friday, April 23 from 3 to 5 p.m. to allow the public to discuss proposed changes to captive wildlife regulations. 

Naples Kids' Fishing Clinic set for April 24

April 16, 2010 

Teaching children a lifelong hobby, instilling an appreciation for our marine environment and providing a fun, family outing are the objectives for the Naples Kids' Fishing Clinic.  

FWC will revisit fox and coyote chase issue in June

April 16, 2010 

In a couple of months, the seven Commissioners of the FWC will revisit whether to allow hunters to run foxes and coyotes in enclosures in the state. 

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Black bears may look slow because they walk flat on their feet (called plantigrade) like people and travel with a shuffling gait, but they can run as fast as 30 mph.

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