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Bear moving west through Bonita Springs

May 31, 2013 

The FWC has advice on how to avoid problems with bears. 

Temporary Apalachicola Bay commercial oyster closures to help population rebuild

May 31, 2013 

Beginning June 1, summer bars will be open 5 days per week. 

Gulf gray triggerfish season, bag limit changes effective June 10

May 31, 2013 

Changes are effective in state, federal waters. 

Lake Sampson boat ramp closes for project

May 31, 2013 

The ramp should reopen to the public June 21. 

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Although black bears in western states may have several color phases, all black bears in the eastern United States, including Florida black bears, are black.

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