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Report Florida Lionfish app updated with new interactive map

December 16, 2014 

The app is now more interactive than ever.  

Florida visitor sets new shoal bass record

December 16, 2014 

Pound-for-pound, shoal bass are one of the top fighters in the black bass family.  

Conservation success leads to increased human interaction with Florida panthers

December 12, 2014 

Even though they are shy and tend to avoid people, panthers are being seen with increasing frequency. 

Snook harvest seasonal closure in Atlantic starts Dec. 15

December 09, 2014 

Snook may be caught, released during the closed season, which ends Jan. 31. 

January hunter safety Internet-completion courses offered

December 09, 2014 

In Baker, Columbia, Duval counties. 

Bowhunter education course scheduled for Columbia Co.

December 09, 2014 

Field day will be Jan. 31 at a site to be announced. 

FWC captures bear in neighborhood where Lake Mary woman was bitten

December 05, 2014 

The woman was bitten Wednesday night. 

Hunter safety Internet-completion course in Washington Co.

December 05, 2014 

Dec. 20 at Hard Labor Creek Plantation, Chipley. 

Bear bites Lake Mary woman; FWC on scene

December 04, 2014 

The incident happened Dec. 3. 

Gag grouper recreational harvest closes in most Gulf waters in early December

December 01, 2014 

Last day for harvest in Gulf state waters is Dec. 3. For Gulf federal waters it's Dec. 2. 

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