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When agencies come together, fisheries benefit

July 23, 2012 

Joint news release with National Park Service. 

Greater amberjack recreational season to open in Gulf

July 23, 2012 

Season opens Aug. 1; closes June 1. 

Permit harvest to open in S. Fla. special zone

July 23, 2012 

The season opens Aug. 1; closes May 1. 

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FWC Facts:
Pyrodinium bahamense, an HAB organism that blooms each summer in Tampa Bay and Indian River Lagoon, chemically lights up to glow in the dark. This is called bioluminescence.

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