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Animal struck, killed in Orange Co. may be panther

December 10, 2012 

Carcass taken to FWC lab for confirmation. 

December brings closure of snook season in Atlantic state, federal waters

December 10, 2012 

Slot limit is 28-32 inches. Last day of harvest is Dec. 14. 

Officer saves man’s life after witnessing violent crash on the water

December 10, 2012 

Man thrown from boat, suffered serious head wound. 

Brevard kayaker considers himself lucky to be alive

December 07, 2012 

Knocked from kayak near jetty, with shark on his line. 

Invasive-plant treatment set for lakes Fairview and Sarah

December 07, 2012 

Treatment of the 2 Orange Co. lakes scheduled for week of Dec. 10. 

FWC defines new conservation model for 60 species

December 06, 2012 

The Imperiled Species Management Plan will define measureable objectives, actions to keep these animals part of Florida's wildlfe forever. 

FWC moves forward with new hunting opportunities, improvements to quota system

December 06, 2012 

Includes 2 new WMAs in Southwest Region. Final consideration in February. 

2013 Gulf gag grouper recreational season draft rule discussed

December 06, 2012 

Several options discussed, public testimony heard. Final action scheduled for February. 

FWC approves revisions to boating safety zones on Okeechobee Waterway

December 06, 2012 

One zone is around the Clewiston Lock at Hoover Dike city ramp; the other more accurately describes boundaries near the Palm City Bridge in Martin Co. 

Franklin Co. state attorneys honored at FWC meeting

December 06, 2012 

Jarred Paterson, Robin Myers are co-recipients of the Prosecutor of the Year award. 

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