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FWC seeks alligator trappers for Hillsborough Co.

News Release

Monday, September 10, 2012

Media contact: Gary Morse, 863-648-3852

The Florida Fish and Wildlife Conservation Commission’s Statewide Nuisance Alligator Program is accepting applications for contracted nuisance alligator trappers for Hillsborough County.

Applicants must have a clean criminal history, no fish or wildlife law violations, a valid working email address and must reside in Hillsborough County.

Applications must be received by Friday, Sept. 21.

To learn about the requirements for becoming a nuisance alligator trapper or to apply online, visit MyFWC.com/Alligator and click on “Statewide Nuisance Alligator Program.”

For more information, email FWCGator@MyFWC.com.



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