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Contracted nuisance alligator trapper sought for south Palm Beach County

News Release

Monday, January 29, 2018

Media contact: Carol Lyn Parrish, 561-882-5709

The Florida Fish and Wildlife Conservation Commission’s (FWC) Statewide Nuisance Alligator Program is accepting applications for a contracted nuisance alligator trapper in southern Palm Beach County (south of State Road 804).

Applicants must pass a criminal history check, have no fish or wildlife law violations, and possess a valid, working email address.

Applications must be received by Friday, Feb. 9.

To learn more about becoming a contracted nuisance alligator trapper and to apply online, visit MyFWC.com/Alligator and click on “Statewide Nuisance Alligator Program.” 

For more information, email FWCGator@MyFWC.com.



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