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FWC receives Disney grant to restore scrub habitat

October 17, 2013 

$25,000 grant will benefit 20 acres of scrub in Lake Wales WEA. 

Everglades area WMAs once again open to public

October 16, 2013 

However, general gun-walk, general gun-vehicle hunts on Everglades/Taylor, Holey Land, WMAs Rotenberger are canceled. 

Help plan the future of J.W. Corbett WMA

October 15, 2013 

Public hearing scheduled for Oct. 30 at Palm Beach County Vista Center, W. Palm Beach. 

Gulf red snapper closes recreationally Oct. 22 in state waters

October 14, 2013 

Final day of harvest is Oct. 21. 

Have an encounter with Florida fish, wildlife at MarineQuest 2013

October 11, 2013 

Saturday, Oct. 19 at FWRI, St. Petersburg 

Gray squirrel season opens on private lands

October 10, 2013 

Oct. 12 through March 2, 2014. 

4 charged with killing deer at night on Eglin AFB

October 09, 2013 

Suspects allegedly shared Facebook posts, including photos. 

FWC names boating safety educator of the year

October 09, 2013 

Henry Cespedes of Coral Gables has been a volunteer instructor for over 15 years, teaching in both English and Spanish. 

FWC to hold 3 public meetings for input on managing bears in NW Fla.

October 08, 2013 

Oct. 15 in Navarre; Oct. 22 in Fort Walton Beach; Oct. 29 in Santa Rosa Beach. 

Hunter safety course in Hendry Co.

October 08, 2013 

Saturday, Oct. 19 in LaBelle. 

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FWC Facts:
The organism that causes red tide in Florida, Karenia brevis, owes its name to a state researcher of harmful algal blooms, Dr. Karen Steidinger.

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