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Suspension of certain fishing regulations expires March 1

February 26, 2010 

The Florida Fish and Wildlife Conservation Commission (FWC) advises the public that its temporary suspension of certain saltwater fishing and licensing regulations to allow for the cleanup of dead fish will expire on March 1. 

Pompano, African pompano video workshop scheduled

February 26, 2010 

The Commission is also considering whether to apply African pompano size and bag limits and fishing gear restrictions (including spearfishing) in federal waters. Participants also will discuss the commercial harvest of African pompano. 

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Florida panther kittens have dark spots that help them blend in with their den’s surroundings and camouflage them from predators. They fade to a tawny brown as they become adults.

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