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Give thanks for hunting opportunities galore

October 31, 2014 

November means the 2014-15 huntin’ season is in full swing. 

FWC hatcheries stocking 3.5 million freshwater fish, spreading a little 'sunshine'

October 31, 2014 

The Florida Fish and Wildlife Conservation Commission (FWC) operates two freshwater fish hatcheries, which will stock more than 3.5 million fish again this year, with most being custom-designed striped bass hybrids -- aka sunshine bass. 

Help plan the future of Escribano Point WMA

October 27, 2014 

Public meeting Nov. 6 in Gulf Breeze. 

Father-daughter fishing adventure leads to unexpected surprise in saltwater catfish dinner

October 24, 2014 

Saltwater cats are good to eat after all. 

Contracted nuisance alligator trappers sought for Miami-Dade

October 24, 2014 

Response area is north of Bird Rd. (State Road 976). 

Contractor sought to help address human-bear conflicts in Putnam Co. area

October 24, 2014 

The part-time position would be contracted to work on an “as needed” basis. 

Contractor sought to help address human-bear conflicts in Seminole Co. area

October 24, 2014 

The part-time position would be contracted to work on an “as needed” basis. 

Babcock/Webb 100-yard rifle-shooting range to close for repairs

October 22, 2014 

Other ranges on the property will remain open. 

FWC seeks crocodile response agents for the Upper Keys

October 16, 2014 

Part-time position. Hours vary with season and call volume. 

Hunter safety course in Monroe County

October 14, 2014 

Oct. 19 in Key Largo. 

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