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3 face charges for snook, red drum violations

January 14, 2011 

Illegally harvesting Florida's most important sport fish is serious business, as a woman and two men in Brevard County found out recently.  

Blue crab trap area closure set to end

January 14, 2011 

The use of traps to capture blue crabs was prohibited for 10 days in this area so that lost and abandoned traps that remained in coastal and inland waters could be identified and removed. 

FWC officers arrest 3 Bradford County men for poaching

January 14, 2011 

Three Bradford County men were arrested Jan. 6 for illegally hunting on Florida State Prison property in Raiford. 

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