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Look for gopher tortoises out on a spring stroll

April 07, 2014 

This time of year, they're in search of food, mate. 

‘Ladies, Let’s Go Fishing!’ event offers fishing fun

April 07, 2014 

April 11-13 in Dania Beach. 

Free Kids’ Fishing Clinic promises day of learning, fun

April 07, 2014 

April 12 in Pensacola. 

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FWC Facts:
The gopher tortoise is the only Florida turtle that digs a burrow. Burrow entrances are shaped just like a tortoise's shell: arched on the top and flat on the bottom (floor).

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