News Releases

Recent News

Showing 11 through 20 of 39 articles Previous  /  Next

Report fish kills, even though they’re common this time of year

July 19, 2011 

High temperatures and cloudy, rainy days can spell trouble for fish in Florida’s marine and freshwater habitats. 

FWC investigators foil illegal monkey sale

July 19, 2011 

Suspect attempted to sell marmoset for $2,700. 

Seeking volunteers West Palm-area kids’ fishing clinic

July 18, 2011 

Clinic is Aug. 2-4 in Lantana. 

FWC dedicates 20 new officers to conservation efforts

July 15, 2011 

Their training began in January. They will spend next 3 months with field-training officers. 

Blue crab trap area closure set to end

July 14, 2011 

Harvest reopens July 20 for Broward-Pasco counties. 

Monroe man facing BUI, resisting arrest charges

July 14, 2011 

William Z. Freeman has been released on $8,000 bond. 

Gulf red snapper sport season ends July 18

July 13, 2011 

Closure will help rebuild overfished stocks. 

Workshops set for gopher tortoise conservation

July 13, 2011 

Week of July 25 in Palm Beach, Lee and Sarasota counties. 

Location changed for Bay Co. hunter safety course

July 13, 2011 

July 23 course moved from Youngstown to Southport. 

FWC offers hunter safety course in Walton Co.

July 13, 2011 

Instruction beins July 25. 

Showing 11 through 20 of 39 articles Previous  /  Next

FWC Facts:
Florida has 3 million acres of freshwater lakes and 12,000 miles of streams and rivers - home to more than 250 different species of freshwater fish.

Learn More at AskFWC