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Florida ducks are just ducky

February 01, 2010 

Ducks may not be waddling around in your backyard, but you can usually find many swimming and quacking in local ponds.  

Fishing Forecasts for 2010

February 01, 2010 

FWC biologists have completed their analyses of the 2009 fishing data to come up with a list of top fishing sites for 2010.  

Roads closed on Hickory Mound for culvert replacement

February 01, 2010 

The FWC closed several roads Friday on the Hickory Mound Unit of the Big Bend Wildlife Management Area in Taylor County.  

Here comes the sea, faster than we thought

February 01, 2010 

"Since 1930, the sea has risen 10 inches in Florida," said Reed Noss, a biology professor from the University of Central Florida and organizer of the event. "And 80 percent of southeastern Florida's flood-control structures are failing because of sea level rise, according to the South Florida Water Management District."  

Not so fast! Deer season's not over yet

February 01, 2010 

The second phase, if you will, of muzzleloading gun season runs Feb. 18-28 in this part of the Panhandle. This unique late season, which occurs only in the Northwest Zone, was established to allow hunters the chance to hunt the rut that runs from late January through February in this part of the state.  

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