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Lionfish invasion: FWC moves forward with management changes

April 16, 2014 

Changes aimed at combating the spread of the invasive species. 

FWC moves forward with creation of a Gulf Reef Fish Data Reporting System

April 16, 2014 

Final public hearing to be held at June meeting in Ft. Myers. 

Gulf recreational red snapper season set

April 16, 2014 

The season will be a total of 52 days in 2014 and will start the Saturday before Memorial Day.  

FWC approves sea cucumber management changes

April 16, 2014 

Commercial daily trip, vessel limit set at 200. 

FWC recognizes wildlife scientist with Louise Ireland Humphrey Achievement Award

April 16, 2014 

Joan Berish has been at the forefront of work involving gopher tortoises. 

Award-winning FWC Officer of the Year recognized at Commission meeting

April 16, 2014 

Officer Lee Lawshe is based in St. Johns County. 

Commission to meet April 15-17 near Tallahassee

April 08, 2014 

At the Florida Public Safety Institute, west of Midway on U.S. 90. 

For-hire captain, crew can soon retain recreational bag limits for certain species in Atlantic

February 13, 2014 

Change will make state regulations consistent with Atlantic federal regulations. 

FWC proposes 2014 Gulf recreational red snapper season

February 13, 2014 

Final approval would occur April 15-17 in Tallahassee. 

FWC modifies some hunting zones; adjusts turkey bag limit on private lands

February 12, 2014 

Rule amendments will take effect in fall 2014. 

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