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FWC to meet Feb. 10-11 near Tallahassee

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Monday, February 01, 2016

Media contact: Katie Purcell, 850-459-6585 or

The Florida Fish and Wildlife Conservation Commission (FWC) will meet Feb. 10-11 at the Florida Public Safety Institute, 85 Academy Drive, Havana, FL 32333. The Institute is located west of the city of Midway on U.S. Highway 90. Both sessions are open to the public.

The meeting starts at 8:30 a.m. both days and the public will be provided opportunities to speak.

For the full Feb. 10-11 agenda and links to background reports, go to and select “Commission Meetings.”

Those who cannot attend can follow live coverage at (Twitter@MyFWC) and join in the conversation at the #FWC2016 hashtag. Check the Florida Channel for possible live video coverage at

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