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FWC workshop in Brevard County encourages local governments to conserve gopher tortoises

July 17, 2017 

The goal of these workshops is to identify ways cities and counties can participate in conserving one of Florida’s threatened species. In addition, the FWC will discuss financial incentives available for local governments. 

FWC workshop in St. Lucie County encourages local governments to conserve gopher tortoises

July 17, 2017 

The goal of these workshops is to identify ways cities and counties can participate in conserving one of Florida’s threatened species. In addition, the FWC will discuss financial incentives available for local governments. 

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FWC Facts:
The black racer snake usually swallows it prey while still alive. It is a very common species – perhaps the most frequently seen snake in Florida.

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