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FWC furthers lionfish control measures, prohibits lionfish aquaculture

September 10, 2014 

Lionfish are an invasive species that have a negative impact on native fish and habitat. 

Highlands County assistant state attorney honored at FWC meeting

September 10, 2014 

FWC Prosecutor of the Year Gary Ellis is with the 10th Judicial Circuit. 

FWC laboratory named in honor of longtime biologist

September 10, 2014 

Lovett E. Williams Jr. was a biologist and researcher from 1961-1985. 

1,000-plus TrophyCatch largemouth bass swim free

September 04, 2014 

That's how many bass over 8 lbs. have been caught, released since program began. 

Hunter safety Internet-completion course in Jackson Co.

September 03, 2014 

Sept. 20 at the Chipola College Firing Range, Marianna. 

Hunter safety course in Leon Co.

September 03, 2014 

Instruction begins Sept. 16 in Tallahassee. 

FWC to meet Sept. 10-11 in Kissimmee

September 02, 2014 

At the Embassy Suites Orlando - Lake Buena Vista South. Sessions start at 8:30 a.m. both days. 

Public input needed for Orange, Lochloosa, Newnans lakes natural resource management

September 02, 2014 

Sept. 25 at 5 p.m. at Grand Lake RV and Golf Resort, Citra. 

Nonnative fish provide exotic fishing alternatives; most have no bag limits!

September 02, 2014 

There are 41 nonnative freshwater fish species that have been observed or are known to reproduce in Florida. 

Huntin’ season is here!

September 02, 2014 

Finally, the time of year we’ve been waiting for is here. 

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Smalltooth sawfish have been reliably measured at 18 feet, but they may grow to over 20 feet long.

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