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FWC recognizes Miami blue butterfly’s fragile existence, endangered status

June 27, 2012 

Found only on small islands in the Key West National Wildlife Refuge. 

FWC approves black bear plan to conserve Florida’s largest land mammal

June 27, 2012 

Public and stakeholder groups participated extensively in developing the plan. 

Portions of Aucilla WMA closed to vehicles due to storm

June 26, 2012 

UPDATE: As of July 3, all roads have been reopened. 

Volunteers needed for habitat restoration project

June 26, 2012 

Help Ridge Rangers plant 2,500 pine seedlings. 

Plan calls for managing hydrilla at lowest levels in Lake Apopka

June 26, 2012 

Strategy incorporates comments from the public. 

Bay scallop season opens July 1

June 25, 2012 

Commissioners may extend the season by 2 weeks. 

Free Kids’ Fishing Clinic promises day of learning, fun

June 25, 2012 

June 30 in Cape Canaveral. 

Chassahowitzka meeting cancelled

June 25, 2012 

Tropical Storm Debby forces cancellation. 

Seabird deaths along Florida’s east coast appear migration-related

June 22, 2012 

Migration-related deaths of greater shearwaters occur every year around this time. 

Gag grouper recreational harvest opening in Gulf state waters; closing in 4-county region

June 21, 2012 

July 1 opening also applies to Gulf federal waters. 

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