FWC Alligator Management Program

Alligator in STA-1W

Overall Goal of Alligator Management: Manage Florida's alligator population for its long-term well-being and the benefits of users.

 

 

Nuisance Alligator Hotline: 866-FWC-GATOR

People with concerns about an alligator should call FWC’s toll-free Nuisance Alligator Hotline at 866-392-4286. When someone concerned about an alligator calls the Nuisance Alligator Hotline, FWC will dispatch a contracted nuisance alligator trapper to resolve the situation.


The FWC's Statewide Nuisance Alligator Program is accepting applications for contracted nuisance alligator trappers for Levy County

Applicants must have a clean criminal history, no fish or wildlife law violations and a valid working email address. Applications must be received by Thursday, Dec. 13, 2018. Visit the Nuisance Alligator Trapper page to learn about the requirements or to apply online. For more information, send an email to: FWCGator@MyFWC.com.

Statewide Alligator Harvest Program Information

Online Alligator Harvest Report Form for Statewide Alligator Harvest Program participants. You must know your FWC Customer ID number to access your records. This ID number is printed on the upper left side of your Alligator Trapping License and can be found on your hunting and fishing licenses. If you complete the online form, then you do not have to mail in a hard copy form, unless you transfer your alligator carcass to a commercial alligator processor, then you must also complete or print out a hard copy of the alligator harvest report form,icon_pdf.gif and a copy of this form must be transferred with the carcass.

Living With Alligators Information



FWC Facts:
The FWC has teamed with other conservation organizations to offer youth hunts that are safe, educational and very affordable.

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