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Public meeting to discuss Illinois pondweed on Winter Haven Chain of Lakes

July 14, 2014 

July 21 at Winter Haven Chain of Lakes Complex. 

FWC provides guidance on enhanced boating safety legislation

July 01, 2014 

Divers may display a buoy with a series of divers-down symbols as an alternative to the traditional divers-down flag. 

FWC supports ‘Operation Dry Water’ for 6th year

June 25, 2014 

Effort designed to prevent alcohol-related accidents, fatalities. 

Boaters urged to go slow due to leaping sturgeon

June 13, 2014 

Gulf sturgeon inhabit several northwest Florida rivers. 

Boating restrictions deactivated on Zone 5 of Suwannee River

June 10, 2014 

Idle-speed, no-wake no longer in effect for 32-mile segment. 

Lake Underhill to receive hydrilla treatment

June 10, 2014 

Treatment will occur June 17, weather permitting. 

Boating restrictions deactivated on Zone 4 of Suwannee River

June 05, 2014 

Idle-speed, no-wake no longer in effect for 51-mile stretch. 

Meeting on Little Orange Lake plant management scheduled

June 05, 2014 

Thursday, June 19, in Hawthorne. 

FWC offers expanded outdoor opportunities in June

June 03, 2014 

Gov. Rick Scott has proclaimed June to be Great Outdoors Month. 

Boating restrictions lifted on Zone 3 of Suwannee River

May 29, 2014 

23-mile stretch no longer idle-speed, no-wake. 

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FWC Facts:
The life expectancy for Gulf sturgeon is 20-42 years. The oldest age documented for a tagged and recaptured Suwannee River Gulf sturgeon is about 27-28 years.

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