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April 1 marks openings for some groupers, snappers; closing for spiny lobster

March 27, 2013 

Includes Atlantic vermilion snapper, several Gulf groupers. 

4 Fla. counties open April 1 to gag grouper recreational harvest

March 27, 2013 

Franklin, Wakulla, Jefferson, Taylor counties included. 

Hunter safety course in Collier Co.

March 27, 2013 

April 6-7 at the Everglades Conservation & Sportsman Club. 

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The gopher tortoise is the only Florida turtle that digs a burrow. Burrow entrances are shaped just like a tortoise's shell: arched on the top and flat on the bottom (floor).

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