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FWC’s Mike Orlando receives Chairman Rodney Barreto Award

June 18, 2014 

Orlando is often praised for his ability to reach diverse audiences about the plight of the black bear. 

FWC combats lionfish invasion with fishery management changes

June 18, 2014 

Changes take effect Aug. 1. 

Fishing association honors FWC marine fisheries employee for conservation work

June 18, 2014 

Jim Estes receives Capt. Phil Chapman Conservation Award. 

Fishing association honors FWC officer

June 18, 2014 

Officer Craig Baker presented with award from Florida Guides Assoc. 

Spirit of Tarpon Challenge announces 2013 winners, shifts focus to northern waters in 2014

June 18, 2014 

Volunteer anglers have submitted nearly 20,000 tarpon DNA samples to date. 

Help the FWC locate rare upland birds

June 11, 2014 

Southeastern American kestrel, burrowing owl, painted bunting often overlooked by traditional monitoring programs. 

FWC to meet June 17-19 in Fort Myers

June 09, 2014 

June 17 session begins at 1 p.m. Other sessions start at 8:30 a.m. 

Sea cucumber management changes take effect June 11

June 04, 2014 

Commercial daily trip, vessel limit with be 200. 

FWC offers expanded outdoor opportunities in June

June 03, 2014 

Gov. Rick Scott has proclaimed June to be Great Outdoors Month. 

Speak out on bass management

June 02, 2014 

Take an online survey or attend a local public-input meeting. 

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FWC Facts:
Adult male black bears in Florida normally weigh between 250 and 400 pounds, with adult females normally weighing between 125 and 250 pounds.

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