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Mammoth black bear killed on Jefferson Co. road; causes wreck

May 03, 2010 

A black bear killed by what was likely a semi-trailer truck April 23 in Jefferson County may be the third-largest bear ever recorded in Florida.  

Hunter safety course in Collier County

May 03, 2010 

The Florida Fish and Wildlife Conservation Commission (FWC) will host a free hunter safety course May 24-27 and June 6 in Collier County. Attendance on all five days is required for those seeking certification.  

Honeybees: Nature's little helpers

May 03, 2010 

Why is spring such a special time for honeybees? It is the time of year when bees swarm to find new homes and pollinate vegetables and fruits.  

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FWC Facts:
The Florida largemouth bass (Micropterus salmoides floridanus) is the official freshwater fish of Florida.

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