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FWC Chairman: Let's remain tough on pythons

February 17, 2010 

Barreto directs staff to develop tough measures for dealing with pythons in S.Fla.  

FWC approves draft rules for captive wildlife

February 17, 2010 

New Class I or II wildlife facilities must comply with local building codes,zoning requirements.  

Hunters get more public land; youths get new turkey hunting weekend

February 17, 2010 

Changes take effect July 1.  

Deer hunters get better-aligned zones, season dates

February 17, 2010 

The new rules modified zone boundaries and season dates for deer hunting on private property.  

FWC decides to draft rules guiding fox and coyote enclosures

February 17, 2010 

An executive order prohibiting chasing of foxes and coyotes within an enclosure will be issued by Feb. 24.  

FWC moves forward with changes to nuisance wildlife rule

February 17, 2010 

The most significant change offers an option other than euthanasia for live-captured nuisance wildlife. 

FWC presents wildlife award to Colonel Julie Jones

February 17, 2010 

Former LE chief receives Louise Ireland Humphrey Achievement Award.  

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