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FWC announces blue crab trap area closure

July 01, 2011 

July 10-19 closure in waters of Broward through Pasco counties for retrieving lost, abandoned traps. 

Lake Mann hydrilla treatment begins July 5

July 01, 2011 

Unmanaged hydrilla clogs waterways, making recreational activities difficult or impossible, and kills off beneficial native plants.  

Nymphoides cristata treatment set for 2 Orange Co. lakes

July 01, 2011 

Treatment of the invasive aquatic plant begins July 5. 

Boaters, please be courteous: Don’t rock the boat

July 01, 2011 

A boat operator is responsible for the damage his or her boat’s wake causes. 

It’s easy to be a safe boater this weekend

July 01, 2011 

FWC has tips to help prevent a good day on the water from turning tragic. 

Holidays mean more boats in manatee zones

July 01, 2011 

Boaters should be aware of where the zones are, so they don’t have any surprises when they come upon them.  

Free Nature Coast Youth Fishing Clinics promise a day of learning, fun

July 01, 2011 

Advance registration is required; the popular clinics are limited to 15 kids per day. 

Florida black bass grand slam fever ‘contagious’

July 01, 2011 

Jim Walker of Brooksville took less than six months to complete the Florida black bass grand slam, and went one better.  

Join the Dove Club

July 01, 2011 

Dove Club permits enable one adult and one youth (under age 16) to hunt all scheduled dates for the dove field of their choice. 

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