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Biologist Diane Otto, Prescribed Fire Apalachicola

Upland Habitat biologist Diane Otto assists with a prescribed burn at the the Apalachicola River Wildlife Environmental Area.


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FWC Facts:
Brown hoplo, a nonnative, armored catfish, is found throughout central and south Florida. They can survive in low-oxygen backwaters and ditches, where they gulp air at the surface.

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