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Stone crab season opens Oct. 15 in state, federal waters

October 07, 2013 

Take care when removing crab claws; follow protective regulations. 

As bears bulk up in fall, FWC asks public to share bear sightings, stash trash

October 04, 2013 

New Web page launched to receive reports of bear sightings. 

Deer hunting at 3 Everglades-area WMAs canceled due to continued high water

October 02, 2013 

Everglades & Francis S. Taylor, Holey Land, Rotenberger WMAs affected. 

FWC, partners bust illegal Internet sales of protected wildlife

October 02, 2013 

"Operation Wild Web" led to arrests, warnings in 10 counties. 

FWC seeks public input on St. Johns River boating safety zones

October 02, 2013 

Public workshop scheduled for Oct. 15 in Deland. 

TrophyCatch celebrates first year successes

October 02, 2013 

Championship ring, numerous other prizes about to be given away. 

The hunt is on!

October 01, 2013 

Muzzleloading gun, gray squirrel and 1st phase of dove season just around the corner. 

Floridians hunting deer out of state need to be aware of CWD laws

October 01, 2013 

It is against the law to bring into Florida whole carcasses of deer, other cervids from certain states. 

Fish attractors

October 01, 2013 

Have you ever been fishing and wished there was a sign saying right where the fish are? 

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