FWC seeks alligator trappers in Broward County
July 18, 2014
Paul Averill named Hunter Safety Instructor of the Year
June 19, 2014
Help the FWC locate rare upland birds
June 11, 2014
Nuisance alligator trappers sought in Columbia County
June 10, 2014
Summer jobs available at Ocala outdoor camp
May 15, 2014
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Lobster Seasons: The spiny lobster sport season is July 30-31 (always the last consecutive Wednesday and Thursday in July). The regular season begins August 6. Unless exempt, a recreational saltwater fishing license and a lobster permit are required to harvest spiny lobster. Commercial harvest is not allowed during the sport season.
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