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FWC addresses 2 venomous reptile issues

July 28, 2014 

Men from Sarasota, Fort Myers involved in separate incidents. 

2 teens arrested for torturing a gopher tortoise

July 25, 2014 

They are charged with felony cruelty to animals and taking, harassing, harming or killing a gopher tortoise (misdemeanor). 

Panther biologists, officer honored by Florida Wildlife Federation

July 15, 2014 

Mark Lotz, Marc Criffield, Dave Onorato and Officer Lee Lawshe honored. 

FWC catches commercial turtle poachers

July 14, 2014 

3 Lakeland men, 1 Okeechobee turtle farmer face charges. 

FWC captain honored by fisheries association

July 08, 2014 

Capt. Rob Beaton receives Aylesworth Outstanding Govt. Employee award. 

New officers hit the ground – and water – running!

June 27, 2014 

FWC officers enforce all state laws as well as federal fisheries and wildlife laws. 

FWC supports ‘Operation Dry Water’ for 6th year

June 25, 2014 

Effort designed to prevent alcohol-related accidents, fatalities. 

FWC, partners use Internet to protect wide variety of wildlife

June 24, 2014 

"Operation Wild Web" targeted illegal sales of fish & wildlife, unlicensed businesses. 

FWC releases information in wildlife-feeding case

June 20, 2014 

Three charged with intentionally feeding bears. 

Fishing association honors FWC officer

June 18, 2014 

Officer Craig Baker presented with award from Florida Guides Assoc. 

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