April 20, 2017
The FWC at its April meeting approved a rule implementing changes to Collier County manatee protection zones that balances manatee protection with the needs of boaters.
April 13, 2017
People can help keep nesting waterbirds safe by keeping their distance from them and Critical Wildlife Areas.
April 05, 2017
Eagle Lake and Lang Lake Fish Management Areas at PotashCorp-White Springs will be temporarily closed April 14 because of low water levels.
April 04, 2017
Invasive hydrilla will be treated in boat trails, and water lettuce and water hyacinth will be treated throughout the lake.
April 03, 2017
Going slow is recommended to reduce the risk of impact and to have more reaction time if a jumping sturgeon is encountered. Boaters are always encouraged to wear their life jackets at all times while on the water.
March 31, 2017
The event will be the weekend of April 14-15, and will be limited to the first 20 people who register.
March 22, 2017
From April 1 through Nov. 15, seasonal manatee zones require boaters to slow down in certain areas to prevent manatees from being struck by motorboats or personal watercraft.
March 17, 2017
Many course providers will offer incentives or course discounts for students who enroll in or complete a course during the “Spring Aboard” campaign.
March 14, 2017
The FWC is planning to conduct a prescribed burn on 2,500 acres of Lake Okeechobee between the Kissimmee River and Buckhead Ridge Canal.
March 08, 2017
Invasive hydrilla will be treated only in boat trails, but water lettuce and water hyacinth will be treated throughout the lake.