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Black bears very active during fall

November 30, 2012 

Securing food sources around homes, businesses is especially important in keeping them out of neighborhoods. 

‘Operation Gun It’ catches 6 convicted felons

November 30, 2012 

Possession of a firearm by a convicted felon is a 2nd-degree felony. 

Gulf County pair arrested for netting violations

November 30, 2012 

Officers seized 600 pounds of illegally netted fish, 8,000-square-foot net. 

Hungryland Gate 9 now open

November 29, 2012 

It had been closed since September, due to high water. 

Game fish, sport fish webinars planned for early December

November 28, 2012 

Public can provide input during either of 2 online meetings. 

FWC to meet Dec. 5-6 in Apalachicola

November 27, 2012 

A variety of saltwater fishing, hunting, boating, imperiled species and other issues to be addressed. 

The ferocious ant lion is an ant bully

November 27, 2012 

Neither an ant nor a lion, its name has everything to do with its favorite meal: ants! 

Reminder: 10-inch minimum size limit for Lake Griffin black crappie

November 27, 2012 

Change was effective July 1. Daily bag limit remains 25. 

Free Kids’ Fishing Clinic promises day of learning, fun

November 26, 2012 

Dec. 1 at Indian Riverside Park in Jensen Beach. 

FWC asking motorists to slow down for panthers

November 20, 2012 

Vehicle strikes are the leading cause of panther deaths.  

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There were 55 boating deaths in 2012 - 34 of them were caused by drowning. Wearing a life jacket might have saved those lives. All boaters should wear one while on the water

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