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Spiny lobster seasons begin soon

July 17, 2013 

2-day recreational season is July 24-25; regular commercial & recreational season is Aug. 6 - March 31. 

High water prompts restrictions for 3 Everglades-area WMAs

July 17, 2013 

Executive order temporarily restricts access to Everglades and Francis S. Taylor, Holey Land, Rotenberger WMAs. 

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Horseshoe crabs do not bite or sting. Despite the ferocious look of the tail, it is not used as a weapon, but to right themselves if they are flipped over by a wave.

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