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12 red-cockaded woodpeckers have a new home

October 29, 2010 

Six pairs of red-cockaded woodpeckers from the Citrus Wildlife Management Area (WMA) in Citrus and Hernando counties are now residing in the J.W. Corbett WMA in Palm Beach and Martin counties.  

Biologists to capture panther suspected in recent Collier County calf depredations

October 29, 2010 

In the wake of recent calf depredations on ranches in eastern Collier County, a team of experts will attempt to capture and collar the suspected male Florida panther in the area where the depredations occurred as early as Monday.  

Atlantic vermilion snapper and southern Fla. spotted seatrout seasons close Nov. 1

October 28, 2010 

The recreational harvest seasons for vermilion snapper in Atlantic coastal waters off Florida and spotted seatrout in southern Florida waters will close on Nov. 1.  

Carrabelle man shoots bear, is immediately arrested

October 27, 2010 

A Franklin County man was arrested after an FWC investigator saw him shoot the animal with a bow and arrow.  

2 Homosassa men face multiple charges

October 26, 2010 

Two Homosassa residents were arrested Oct. 21 by FWC officers and Citrus County Sheriff's Office deputies on multiple violations of venomous reptile, gun and drug laws.  

Fishing event to boost conservation, hatchery effort

October 26, 2010 

When an occasion to pursue big fish coincides with a chance to contribute to the future of fishing in Florida, you can imagine that there is a lot of interest.  

FWC, partners begin plantings to restore coral at Keys reef

October 25, 2010 

The long process of restoring coral at a popular reef off the Florida Keys has begun.  

Wakulla River boat ramp closed temporarily

October 25, 2010 

The FWC public boat ramp at the Wakulla River Bridge in Wakulla County is closed through the end of the week.  

Learn about changes in Lake Toho hydrilla treatment Nov. 5

October 25, 2010 

The FWC, along with the U.S. Fish and Wildlife Service, will hold a public meeting to discuss the changes for hydrilla management on Lake Toho for the winter of 2010-2011. 

Small game hunts on L. Kirk Edwards begin Oct. 23

October 22, 2010 

Hunters may want to try the L. Kirk Edwards Small Game Area in Leon County.  

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