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Seasonal grouper closure starts Jan. 1 in Atlantic, Monroe County waters

December 22, 2014 

State waters in the Atlantic are from shore out to 3 nautical miles. 

Buy your next FWC license on your phone using new app

December 22, 2014 

Buying an FWC license has never been easier. 

Try one of FWC's new Saltwater Grand Slams

December 16, 2014 

Do you know what an FWC Saltwater Grand Slam is? If not, you are missing out on an exciting opportunity. 

Report Florida Lionfish app updated with new interactive map

December 16, 2014 

The app is now more interactive than ever.  

Florida visitor sets new shoal bass record

December 16, 2014 

Pound-for-pound, shoal bass are one of the top fighters in the black bass family.  

Conservation success leads to increased human interaction with Florida panthers

December 12, 2014 

Even though they are shy and tend to avoid people, panthers are being seen with increasing frequency. 

Snook harvest seasonal closure in Atlantic starts Dec. 15

December 09, 2014 

Snook may be caught, released during the closed season, which ends Jan. 31. 

Gag grouper recreational harvest closes in most Gulf waters in early December

December 01, 2014 

Last day for harvest in Gulf state waters is Dec. 3. For Gulf federal waters it's Dec. 2. 

Many holiday goodies available - some under the fish attractor 'tree'

December 01, 2014 

How would it be if the FWC put some more fish under the tree?  

December filled with holiday hunting traditions

December 01, 2014 

While the holiday season is upon us, so are several traditional hunting opportunities. 

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