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FWC announces blue crab trap area closure

December 29, 2010 

This closure will give authorized groups the opportunity to identify and retrieve lost and abandoned blue crab traps from the coastal and inland waters in the area. 

Grouper harvest closes in all Atlantic, Monroe Co. waters Jan. 1

December 29, 2010 

This annual harvest season closure is intended to help reduce overfishing of grouper in the Atlantic.  

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