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Volunteers needed for shorebird conservation assistance in panhandle

October 06, 2014 

The area supports a tremendous diversity of shorebirds. 

Patrolling, protecting, preserving: yesterday, today, tomorrow

October 02, 2014 

Though there have been many developments in the management of Florida’s natural resources, the goals have remained quite similar. 

Contracted nuisance alligator trappers sought for Nassau County

September 22, 2014 

Applications must be received by Oct. 8. 

Nuisance alligator trappers sought in Putnam Co.

September 16, 2014 

Applications due Friday, Sept. 26. 

Public sightings of Florida panthers, bears going strong, helping FWC biologists

August 25, 2014 

Biologists learning more about what areas of Florida provide viable habitat for these species. 

Be a Hero! Help rescue manatees, sea turtles by getting FWC decals

July 31, 2014 

Decals available for $5 donation. 

FWC seeks alligator trappers in Broward County

July 18, 2014 

Applications must be received by Aug. 4. 

Paul Averill named Hunter Safety Instructor of the Year

June 19, 2014 

Pensacola man taught 16 courses, certified 490 students in 2013-14. 

Help the FWC locate rare upland birds

June 11, 2014 

Southeastern American kestrel, burrowing owl, painted bunting often overlooked by traditional monitoring programs. 

Nuisance alligator trappers sought in Columbia County

June 10, 2014 

Applications due June 30. 

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