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Alligator hunting resumes on most of Kissimmee River; navigation remains closed from S-65E lock south

August 31, 2012 

Currents still too dangerous in the closed portion. 

Public access to Lake Jackson via Road 16 restored

August 31, 2012 

The half-mile stretch of road had been closed since November 2011 for construction, improvements to a water-control structure. 

First draft of Kissimmee Chain hydrilla management plan to be presented

August 31, 2012 

Meetings planned for Kissimmee on Sept. 12, Lake Wales on Sept. 20. 

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Biologists estimate 10,000-14,000 sturgeon live in the Suwannee River. Adult populations in other Gulf Coast rivers range from a few hundred to about 2,000.

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