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FWC to permanently waive license requirement for lionfish harvest

April 17, 2013 

Lionfish are a nonnative, invasive species that negatively impac native saltwater fish and wildlife. 

FWC moves ahead with easier-to-follow marine fisheries regulations

April 17, 2013 

Goals are consistency in regulations and clarity in language. 

Commission sets 2013 Gulf recreational red snapper season in state waters

April 17, 2013 

Season begins June 1, ends July 14. 

FWC welcomes new commissioner

April 17, 2013 

Adrien Bo Rivard is from Panama City. 

An FWC ‘North Star’ receives achievement award

April 17, 2013 

Greg Holder honored for nearly 33 years of initiatives and leadership. 

Jacksonville man dies in boating accident off Little Talbot Island State Park

April 17, 2013 

Large wave knocks 2 men out of boat; second man swims to shore. 

Lake Wales Ridge WEA management plan hearings scheduled

April 16, 2013 

May 1 in Sebring; May 2 in Bartow. 

Volunteers needed at Highlands Hammock State Park

April 16, 2013 

Help remove sand pines April 26-27. 

Free Kids’ Fishing Clinic promises day of learning, fun

April 15, 2013 

Saturday, April 20 at the Naples City Fishing Pier. 

Hog hunting available soon on public lands

April 12, 2013 

Opportunities on Joe Budd, Ochlockonee River, Aucilla and Blackwater small game areas in NW Fla. 

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