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Commission to meet April 15-17 near Tallahassee

April 08, 2014 

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

Spring means return of Spanish mackerel to north Florida waters

April 08, 2014 

They're easy to catch and aggressive fighters. 

Look for gopher tortoises out on a spring stroll

April 07, 2014 

This time of year, they're in search of food, mate. 

Seasonal manatee speed zones in effect statewide

April 03, 2014 

Law enforcement patrols increase as manatees disperse to popular feeding, loafing areas. 

Stocking largemouth bass? Make sure they’re legal

April 03, 2014 

Those living south, east of Suwannee River may use only authenticated Florida largemouth bass. 

Stop! Think before buying your child a mallard duck for Easter

April 01, 2014 

Once released, mallards pose a serious threat to Florida’s native wildlife. 

April freshwater fishing in Florida is full of fun, opportunities, rewarding challenges

April 01, 2014 

Many of Florida’s recreational sport fishes move into shallow waters to spawn, making them more available for anglers to catch.  

Beach-nesting shorebirds need peace and quiet to survive

March 24, 2014 

Nests, eggs and chicks are well-camouflaged, easily disturbed unless we know to watch out for them. 

Spiny lobster season closes April 1

March 24, 2014 

It will reopen Aug. 6. 

Public input sought on deer management in north, central Florida

March 21, 2014 

7 meetings scheduled between April 1 and April 24. 

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