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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. 

Hunter safety courses offered in 4 counties in August

July 31, 2018 

The Florida Fish and Wildlife Conservation Commission (FWC) is offering free hunter safety courses in four counties in August (list follows). 

Hunter safety internet-completion courses offered in three counties in July

July 06, 2018 

Those interested in attending a course can register online and obtain information about future hunter safety classes at MyFWC.com/HunterSafety or by calling the FWC’s regional office in Panama City at 850-265-3676.  

Osceola public shooting range closes for repairs

July 05, 2018 

The Lewis D. Whitaker Osceola Shooting Range in Lake City will be closed beginning July 16 through Aug. 13. 

Join the Dove Club or go primitive on St. Vincent Island

July 02, 2018 

Because dove hunting is one of the best ways to introduce new people to hunting and enjoy time afield with friends and family, the FWC created its Special-Opportunity Dove Club Program. 

Take a Bowhunter Education course in August

June 28, 2018 

Students should register for the course by calling the FWC's North Central Regional Office at 386-754-1654 or by visiting MyFWC.com/Bowhunt. Students of all ages may participate.  

Hunter safety internet-completion courses offered in August

June 28, 2018 

Those interested in attending a course can register online and obtain information about future hunter safety classes at MyFWC.com/HunterSafety or by calling the FWC’s Regional Office in Lake City at 386-758-0525.  

Hunter safety courses offered in 2 counties

June 22, 2018 

Those interested in attending a course can register online and obtain information about future hunter safety classes at MyFWC.com/HunterSafety or by calling the FWC’s regional office in West Palm Beach at 561-625-5122. 

FWC names John Little as the Hunter Safety Instructor of the Year

June 19, 2018 

The FWC named John Little of Palm Bay the 2017 Volunteer Hunter Safety Instructor of the Year at its June Commission meeting in Sarasota.  

FWC to meet June 19-20 in Sarasota

June 12, 2018 

The FWC will meet June 19-20 at the Hyatt Regency Sarasota, 1000 Boulevard of the Arts, Sarasota, FL 34236. Meetings both days are open to the public. 

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