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FWC wraps up 2-day meeting in South Florida

December 02, 2010 

Commissioners dealt with fishing and hunting opportunities for the public and significant conservation issues on land and in the water.  

FWC moves forward on Broward manatee rule

December 02, 2010 

The FWC directed staff Thursday to move forward with proposed changes to the state manatee protection rule for Broward County. 

FWC elects 2011 chairman, vice chairman

December 02, 2010 

FWC chairmen and vice chairmen traditionally serve one-year terms, beginning the first day of the calendar year.  

FWC honors its first elected chairperson, citizen hero

December 02, 2010 

The FWC recognized the honorable service of Julie K. Morris, who was the first formally elected FWC chairperson. They also commended a Florida resident for his heroic actions.  

FWC approves changes to blue crab rules

December 02, 2010 

The most significant of these rule changes provides that six annual 10-day regional blue crab trap harvest closures in Florida will now occur every other year. 

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