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FWC offers hunter safety course in Miami-Dade County

March 14, 2013 

The three-day course is March 22 from 6 to 9 p.m., March 23 from 8 a.m. to 5 p.m. and March 24 from 6:30 to 8 a.m. 

Gov. Scott proclaims March 16 'Save the Florida Panther Day'

March 14, 2013 

The Florida panther once ranged across the southeastern United States, but is now found primarily in South Florida. 

FWC deactivates idle-speed, no-wake restrictions on Suwannee River’s Zone 1

March 13, 2013 

The river dropped for the zone from U.S. 90 in Ellaville south to State Road 51 in Luraville. 

FWC deactivates Zone 2 boating restrictions on Suwannee River

March 13, 2013 

The water level dropped in the area from State Road 51 Bridge at Luraville to Little River Spring. 

FWC invites input on draft plans to conserve 8 species, including beach-nesting shorebirds

March 13, 2013 

The second group of draft species action plans is for four species of imperiled beach-nesting birds and the alligator snapping turtle, Florida bonneted bat, white-crowned pigeon and Florida tree snail.  

FWC hosts youth event at Capitol, encourages wildlife conservation

March 13, 2013 

400 eager students played and learned March 12 at the “Creating the Next Generation That Cares” event in Tallahassee. 

Clear Lake to receive hydrilla treatment

March 12, 2013 

The Orlando lake will be treated March 19, weather permitting.  

Changes to hunting areas occurring in FWC NE Region

March 12, 2013 

Twelve Mile Swamp and Relay WMAs are being removed from the Recreational Use Permit program by their owners. 

Gainesville open house to gather input on FWC bass regulations

March 11, 2013 

March 18 from 4-7 p.m. at Gary's Tackle Box. 

FWC restricts boating on Suwannee River’s Zone 4

March 11, 2013 

The 51-mile segment from the County Road 340 Bridge at Rock Bluff to one mile below the Fowler Bluff Boat Ramp is the last river segment made an idle-speed, no-wake zone. 

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