Monthly Columns

The FWC's Community Relations Office produces several feature columns each month. Each column focuses on a specific element of Florida's fish and wildlife resources or type of outdoor recreation.

Backyard Safari

by Jessica Basham Therriault


City Fisher

by John Cimbaro


Fish Busters' Bulletin

by Bob Wattendorf


Gone Coastal

by Marine Fisheries Management Staff


Outta' the Woods

by Tony Young


Protecting Paradise

by Katie Purcell




FWC Facts:
Florida's American shad are the smallest on the East Coast of the United States. In Florida, shad average 2 to 3 pounds; the state record is 5.19 pounds.

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