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FWC remains active Lake Mary neighborhood where bear attack occurred

April 15, 2014 

Area residents reminded to be aware of surroundings and supervise children, pets while outdoors. 

FWC removes another bear from Lake Mary neighborhood

April 14, 2014 

The bear showed no fear of people and thus was a threat to public safety. 

Bear injures Lake Mary woman; FWC investigating

April 13, 2014 

Woman treated for injuries, released from hospital 

FWC removes dangerous bears from Lake Mary neighborhood

April 13, 2014 

The bear appeared to be highly habituated to people. 

Springtime sparks activity for Florida black bears, cubs

April 12, 2014 

Advice for avoiding conflicts with bears. 

Discover the wild side of the woods

April 10, 2014 

"Welcome to the Woods," Saturday, April 26 at Seminole Forest WMA in Lake County. 

Bear-resistant garbage cans free to 100 in Leon County

April 09, 2014 

Partnership with Waste Pro funded by a grant from the Wildlife Foundation of Florida. 

Commission to meet April 15-17 near Tallahassee

April 08, 2014 

At the Florida Public Safety Institute, west of Midway on U.S. 90. 

Look for gopher tortoises out on a spring stroll

April 07, 2014 

This time of year, they're in search of food, mate. 

Seasonal manatee speed zones in effect statewide

April 03, 2014 

Law enforcement patrols increase as manatees disperse to popular feeding, loafing areas. 

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Armadillos are not native to Florida, but are now common over most of the state. They like forested or semi-open habitats with loose-textured soil that allows them to dig easily.

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