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UPDATE: 2013 Python Challenge™ competitors turn in 68 Burmese pythons

February 18, 2013 

Nearly 1,600 people from 38 states, D.C. and Canada participated. 

FWC to treat Wekiva Spring hydrilla

February 18, 2013 

Weather permitting, treatment will occur during the week of Feb. 25.  

Man faces charges for harassing manatee calf

February 18, 2013 

Facebook photos show man and children petting the calf, lifting it from the water, sitting on top of the manatee. 

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FWC Facts:
The average Florida manatee is about 10 ft. long and close to 1,200 lbs. They can reach up to 13 ft. and 3,500 lbs. Calves are 3-4 ft. long & weigh 60-70 lbs. at birth.

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