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Undercover operation reveals rampant exploitation of fish and wildlife resources

February 29, 2012 

15-month investigation results in 34 felony charges, 280 misdemeanors. 

FWC responds proactively to protect people, animals

February 27, 2012 

After serving a search warrant, investigators and officers seize 2 tigers, 1 leopard. 

FWC renews accreditation status

February 23, 2012 

To be accredited, a law enforcement agency must meet or exceed prescribed standards reflecting best management practices. 

Public hearing set for proposed manatee protection zones in Flagler Co.

February 21, 2012 

Feb. 29 at 6 p.m. in the Flagler Co. Commission chambers. 

Hydrilla treatments planned for lakes Starke, Lawne, Mann

February 20, 2012 

Treatment scheduled for week of Feb. 27. 

Kissimmee Chain of Lakes invasive plant management meeting is Feb. 23

February 17, 2012 

Beginning at 6 p.m. in the Osceola Co. Administration Bldg. 

FWC offers hunter safety course in Okaloosa Co.

February 17, 2012 

Instruction begins March 5 at the Okaloosa Co. Extension Office, Crestview. 

Free hunter safety Internet-completion course in Gadsden Co.

February 17, 2012 

Instruction begins at 8 a.m. on March 10. 

Making more room for manatees

February 16, 2012 

FWC, Nature Conservancy, DEP remove sediment at Fanning Springs 

Fisherman facing numerous saltwater fish charges

February 16, 2012 

Man attempted to throw fish overboard as officer approached. 

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