Notify the FWC about a particular issue
FWC Wildlife Alert
Report a fishing, wildlife or boating law violation to the FWC.
Alligator Nuisance Hotline
Report a complaint or concern about a nuisance alligator.
Angler Tag Return Hotline
This hotline is designed to collect data from anglers regarding tagged fish that have been captured or sighted in Florida waters.
Chronic Wasting Disease (CWD)
The FWC asks the general public to keep an eye out for deer showing symptoms indicative of CWD and to report suspected deer to the FWC.
Fish Kill Report
You can report a fish kill, diseased fish or fish with other abnormalities directly to the FWC.
Gopher Tortoise – Injured or Dead
Please call the FWC if you happen to see an injured or dead gopher tortoise.
Horseshoe Crab Nesting Activity
Help biologists identify nesting beaches around the state by reporting observations of horseshoe crab mating activities.
Red Tide Status
Call the Red Tide Status Hotline at any time to hear a recording about red tide conditions throughout the state.
Right Whale Sightings
If you see a right whale from a boat, please report the sighting to the FWC.
Sea Turtle – Injured or Dead
Please call the FWC if you find an injured, sick or dead sea turtle.
Waterway Markers – Missing and/or Damaged
If you see a damaged FWC sign or buoy (marker) please report it.