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FWC deactivates Zone 2 boating restrictions on Suwannee River

March 13, 2013 

The water level dropped in the area from State Road 51 Bridge at Luraville to Little River Spring. 

FWC restricts boating on Suwannee River’s Zone 4

March 11, 2013 

The 51-mile segment from the County Road 340 Bridge at Rock Bluff to one mile below the Fowler Bluff Boat Ramp is the last river segment made an idle-speed, no-wake zone. 

Boating restrictions on Suwannee’s flooded Zone 3

March 05, 2013 

Idle-speed, no-wake in effect for 23-mile stretch. 

Idle-speed, no-wake zone activated on stretch of Santa Fe River

March 04, 2013 

Affected area runs from River Rise west to confluence with Suwannee. 

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

March 03, 2013 

39-mile zone from U.S. 90 in Ellaville south to S.R. 51 in Luraville. 

Several rivers may reach flood stage this weekend

March 01, 2013 

Idle-speed, no-wake zones likely to be activated on portions of Suwannee, Santa Fe rivers. 

Hungryland Gate 9 now open

November 29, 2012 

It had been closed since September, due to high water. 

Normal public use resumes for Everglades area WMAs

November 16, 2012 

High water has receded on Everglades/Taylor, Holey Land, Rotenberger WMAs. 

High water prompts additional restrictions for Everglades-area WMAs

October 12, 2012 

Order affects general-gun vehicle season on Everglades & F.S. Taylor, Holey Land, Rotenberger WMAs. 

Corbett WMA entrance reopens

October 12, 2012 

South entrance had been temporarily rerouted since early September. 

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