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New generation of hunters is emerging

September 20, 2017 

Besides hunting the rut, early bow seasons provide a great opportunity to take a mature whitetail and are among the best times to do so 

Reminder: 2017 bay scallop season closure starts Sept. 25

September 20, 2017 

For updates and more information on bay scallops, visit MyFWC.com/Fishing. 

Gulf County bay scallop season to open Sept. 23

September 20, 2017 

The Gulf County bay scallop season will open to harvest Sept. 23. The 2017 season was postponed earlier this year due to a naturally occurring algae bloom (Pseudo-nitzschia) in St. Joseph Bay that affects shellfish. 

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