News Releases

Nuisance alligator trapper needed for Putnam Co.

News Release

Thursday, September 29, 2011

Media contact: Joy Hill, 352-258-3426

The Florida Fish and Wildlife Conservation Commission's (FWC) Statewide Nuisance Alligator Program is accepting applications for a contracted nuisance alligator trapper in Putnam County.

Applicants must be residents of Putnam County and have a clean criminal history, including no fish or wildlife law violations. Preference will be given to those who live west of County Road 315. 

Visit MyFWC.com/Alligator to learn about the requirements and to apply online. The FWC must receive applications by close of business on Monday, Oct. 31.  



FWC Facts:
Burrowing owls nest in burrows often also occupied by gopher tortoises.

Learn More at AskFWC