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Nuisance alligator trappers sought in Baker County

News Release

Tuesday, February 25, 2014

Media contact: Karen Parker, 386-758-0525

Interested in catching nuisance gators? Live in Baker County?

The Florida Fish and Wildlife Conservation Commission’s (FWC) Statewide Nuisance Alligator Program is accepting applications for contracted nuisance alligator trappers in Baker County.

Applicants must have a clean criminal history, no fish or wildlife law violations and a valid, working email address. Applicants also must reside in Baker County.

Applications must be received by March 10.

To learn more about becoming a nuisance alligator trapper and to apply online, visit MyFWC.com/Alligator and click on “Statewide Nuisance Alligator Program.”  

For more information, email FWCGator@MyFWC.com.



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