Resources about Alligators for the Media

AlligatorAlligator management staff are under the FWC Division of Hunting and Game Management and are located in 3 offices. Overall coordination, alligator farming and private lands programs are administered from Ocala; public hunting is administered in Tallahassee; the Statewide Nuisance Alligator Program is administered in Okeechobee.  Alligator research staff under the FWC Fish and Wildlife Research Institute are located in Gainesville and Eustis.


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FWC Facts:
Freshwater catfish have many external taste buds on their barbels, so they use their sense of taste more than their sight to find prey.

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