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Barreto announces he will step down as FWC chairman

April 07, 2011 

He will remain on the board until his five-year term ends in August. 

FWC meeting in Havana set for April 6-7

March 29, 2011 

Marine issues will be considered during the first day. 

Monroe Co. officer honored by conservation association

March 24, 2011 

Officer James Johnson is the Coastal Conservation Association, Florida Keys chapter's “Regional Law Enforcement Officer of the Year." 

Night prowls a fun way to involve kids in conservation

March 22, 2011 

We often overlook the wildlife that come out at night, and this is a great way to get your children excited about conservation. 

FWC uses teamwork to manage exotic species, improve habitat

March 09, 2011 

Not only is releasing nonnatives into the wild illegal, it can be harmful to our native fish and wildlife. 

2011 destined to go down as a Florida fishing extravaganza

February 17, 2011 

Tournaments showcase record- and near-record-breaking catches, and we’re hearing from around the state about big bass and impressive catch numbers. 

FWC meeting set for Feb. 23-24 in Apalachicola

February 15, 2011 

The sessions will begin at 8:30 a.m. each day and are open to the public, in the third-floor courtroom of the Franklin County Courthouse, 33 Market St.  

Working together helps Florida's resources

January 25, 2011 

To keep Florida a healthy, beautiful place in which to work and play, the FWC depends on its relationships with stakeholders, including boaters, hunters, anglers, birdwatchers, hikers and more.  

Prescribed fires benefit people and wildlife

January 11, 2011 

Fire is a powerful force that has dramatically shaped Florida’s natural environment in the past, as it continues to do so today. 

For Rodney Barreto, leadership is familiar role

December 03, 2010 

The fact that his fellow commissioners elected Rodney Barreto as chairman of the FWC for an unprecedented seventh time should not be considered a great surprise. 

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