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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. 

Commission to meet April 15-17 near Tallahassee

April 08, 2014 

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

Public input sought on deer management in north, central Florida

March 21, 2014 

7 meetings scheduled between April 1 and April 24. 

For-hire captain, crew can retain recreational bag limits of reef fish in Atlantic soon

March 10, 2014 

Revised regulation takes effect March 13. 

Gulf reef fish workshops scheduled for March

February 25, 2014 

Public input sought on proposal to improve recreational reef fish data collection. 

Open house meetings will discuss largemouth bass conservation on Lake Okeechobee

February 19, 2014 

Wednesday, Feb. 26 in Clewiston; Thursday, Feb. 27 in Okeechobee. 

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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