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Volunteers needed for habitat-restoration project

May 21, 2012 

Help Ridge Rangers plant 2,500 pine seedlings June 1-2. 

FWC promotes dive flag awareness

May 17, 2012 

"Operation: Wave the Flag" Saturday-Sunday, May 19-20. 

New Santa Fe River speed zones enforceable Memorial Day weekend

May 17, 2012 

Five new slow-speed, minimum wake zones. 

Manatee enforcement effort slated for Duval, Clay, St. Johns counties

May 17, 2012 

A joint effort of U.S. Fish & Wildlife Service Office of Law Enforcement, Jacksonville Sheriff’s Office and FWC. 

FWC reminds boaters to boat smart, safely

May 16, 2012 

National Safe Boating Week begins May 19. 

Local government workshops set for gopher tortoise conservation

May 16, 2012 

Workshops scheduled for Gilchrist, Orange, Hernando and St. Lucie counties. 

Monofilament fishing line perilous for pelicans

May 16, 2012 

Discarded line can entangle birds, sea turtles, other wildlife. 

Homosassa woman seriously injured in airboat accident

May 14, 2012 

Airlifted to Tampa General Hospital after being struck by propeller blade. 

Old Town man injured by sturgeon on Suwannee River

May 11, 2012 

Boat was traveling at 10-15 mph when fish jumped. Man's injuries are not life-threatening. 

Plant restoration improves habitat for Lake Trafford fish, wildlife

May 10, 2012 

FWC plants more than 25,000 aquatic grass plants. 

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Along the Florida coast, sea turtles annually make between 40,000 and 84,000 nests. Females nest every 2-3 years, laying several nests on sandy beaches.

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