News Releases

Recent News

Showing 2 of 2 articles

Help prevent CWD

August 07, 2018 

Chronic Wasting Disease, or CWD as it’s more commonly called, has most recently been detected in Mississippi. This is the closest the fatal deer disease has been to our Florida border. 

FWC waives rules in response to red tide cleanup

August 07, 2018 

The Florida Fish and Wildlife Conservation Commission (FWC) continues to monitor the red tide affecting southwest Florida. Red tides are common along Florida’s Gulf coast, and fish populations have been resilient to the impact even after severe and prolonged red tide events. 

Showing 2 of 2 articles


FWC Facts:
Beau Turner Youth Conservation Center volunteers help with large events, oversee weekend programs or assist by sharing their knowledge of how to enjoy outdoor activities.

Learn More at AskFWC