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Life-saving FWC officer is SLECA Officer of the Year

February 23, 2010 

Officer Benjamin "Bret" Gill received the award Feb. 18 at a ceremony in Tallahassee.  

State's manatee rescue network busy over weekend

February 23, 2010 

Teams from the state's manatee rescue network attempted to rescue 10 animals from different locations across the state.  

Experience outdoor fun March 6 at Beau Turner youth center

February 22, 2010 

Youths looking to get outside on a nice spring day are invited to attend Beau Turner's Annual Outdoor Experience on March 6 at the Beau Turner Youth Conservation Center, east of Tallahassee in Jefferson County.  

FWC creates special season for capture and removal of reptiles of concern

February 22, 2010 

The Florida Fish and Wildlife Conservation Commission (FWC) is offering a special chance for hunters to capture and remove reptiles of concern from state-managed lands around the Everglades. 

Officer Vann Streety recovering from last summer's shooting

February 19, 2010 

Streety is recovering well from injuries he sustained in a July 2009 shooting that occurred while working in Brevard County.  

FWC restricts boating on Suwannee River's Zone 4

February 19, 2010 

When Suwannee River floodwaters at Wilcox rose above 9 feet Friday, the Florida Fish and Wildlife Conservation Commission (FWC) activated boating restrictions on Zone 4.  

FWC biologist dies in car accident

February 19, 2010 

Jeff Simonds, a marine biologist who worked for the agency for more than eight years, died Thursday from injuries sustained in a car accident.  

FWC wraps up 2-day meeting in Apalachicola

February 18, 2010 

Commissioners wade through numerous high-profile issues. 

FWC proposes weakfish management changes

February 18, 2010 

In Florida, weakfish are found only in the extreme northeast part of the state.  

FWC proposes more protection for bonefish

February 18, 2010 

Final public hearing will be in April. 

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