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Black bears very active during fall

November 30, 2012 

Securing food sources around homes, businesses is especially important in keeping them out of neighborhoods. 

‘Operation Gun It’ catches 6 convicted felons

November 30, 2012 

Possession of a firearm by a convicted felon is a 2nd-degree felony. 

Gulf County pair arrested for netting violations

November 30, 2012 

Officers seized 600 pounds of illegally netted fish, 8,000-square-foot net. 

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FWC Facts:
Black bears may look slow because they walk flat on their feet (called plantigrade) like people and travel with a shuffling gait, but they can run as fast as 30 miles an hour.

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