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Upcoming Scrub-Jay Festival celebrates bird unique to Florida

February 23, 2015 

The Florida scrub-jay, the only bird found exclusively in the Sunshine State, and its fascinating habitat are the features of the sixth annual Florida Scrub-Jay Festival in Brevard County on Saturday, Feb. 28. 

Snook to reopen in Gulf state waters

February 23, 2015 

The recreational harvest season for one of Florida’s premier fish, snook, reopens on March 1 in Florida’s Gulf of Mexico state and adjacent federal waters, including Everglades National Park and Monroe County. The season will remain open through April 30. 

FWC hosts aquatic herbicide workshop in Citra

February 23, 2015 

Discussions at this workshop will include the registration process for herbicides, toxicology, how herbicides degrade, selectivity and timing.  

Free hunter safety Internet-completion courses offered in Northwest Florida

February 23, 2015 

People interested in attending one of these courses can register online and obtain information about future hunter safety classes at MyFWC.com/HunterSafety. 

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