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Idle-speed, no-wake restrictions lifted on Suwannee’s Zone 1

May 14, 2014 

Deactiviation affects 39-mile segment from U.S. 90 south to S.R. 51. 

Sign your kids up now for Ocala Outdoor Adventure Camp

May 06, 2014 

Six 1-week sessions for kids 9-15 begin June 16. 

Boating, angling demonstrations at Chinsegut Conservation Center

April 30, 2014 

Free program Friday night, May 2. 

Sturgeon returning to the Suwannee River

April 25, 2014 

Boaters urged to go slow to reduce risk of impact with jumping fish. 

FWC restricts boating on Suwannee’s flooded Zone 2

April 18, 2014 

All 5 zones on Suwannee, Santa Fe are now activated. 

Idle-speed, no-wake restrictions on Suwannee River’s Zone 1

April 16, 2014 

4 of 5 zones now activated due to high water. 

FWC once again restricts boating on Suwannee River’s zones 3, 4

April 14, 2014 

3 idle-speed, no-wake zones are now active on Suwannee, Santa Fe. 

Precautions urged for Englewood Super Boat Grand Prix

April 11, 2014 

Spectators, commercial fishermen advised. 

Commission to meet April 15-17 near Tallahassee

April 08, 2014 

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

FWC lifts restrictions on Suwannee River’s Zone 3

April 03, 2014 

Idle-speed, no-wake lifted for 23-mile stretch as floodwaters recede. 

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