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FWC installs signs around Port Orange Critical Wildlife Area in Volusia County

December 04, 2018 

Port Orange CWA is closed to public access from Jan. 1 to Aug. 31 to help conserve nesting birds. The new in-water signs alert boaters and others enjoying area waterways about the CWA boundaries.  

FWC conducts aquatic plant control on Little Lake Harris

November 13, 2018 

While there will be no restrictions on fishing and swimming during this treatment for invasive hydrilla, there will be a 14-day restriction on irrigation to turf and landscape ornamentals. 

FWC restores aquatic habitat on Kissimmee Chain of Lakes

October 25, 2018 

About 744 acres of cattail, pickerelweed, water lily and water primrose will be treated on lakes Tohopekaliga (Toho), Kissimmee, Cypress, Hatchineha, Jackson and Marian. 

FWC restores aquatic habitat on Lake Kissimmee

October 22, 2018 

Approximately 52 acres of aquatic plants on the lake’s eastern shoreline will be removed. Water lilies and other invasive aquatic plant species have increased substantially there, shading out native grasses, impeding navigation and decreasing angler opportunities.  

FWC schedules aquatic plant control on St. Johns River

October 04, 2018 

The treatment to control invasive water hyacinth and water lettuce will be conducted on targeted areas of the river, starting south of Highway 520 and continuing north along the river until about 3 miles north of Jim’s Creek. 

Contracted nuisance alligator trappers sought for St. Johns County

September 12, 2018 

To learn more about becoming a contracted nuisance alligator trapper and to apply online, visit and click on “Statewide Nuisance Alligator Program.”  

Help plan the future of Herky Huffman/Bull Creek Wildlife Management Area

September 12, 2018 

People are invited to the 7 p.m. public hearing on Thursday, Sept. 20 at the Osceola Board of County Commissioners Chambers, 1 Courthouse Square #4700, Kissimmee.  

Free Women’s Saltwater Fishing Clinic coming up in Ocala!

August 31, 2018 

The Florida Fisha and Wildlife Conservation Commission (FWC) is hosting a Women’s Saltwater Fishing Clinic in Ocala on Sept. 15. 

FWC conducts aquatic plant control on Little Lake Harris

August 24, 2018 

The Florida Fish and Wildlife Conservation Commission (FWC) will conduct aquatic plant control on Little Lake Harris during the week of Aug. 27, weather permitting. 

Blue crab trap closure ending early; Aug. 20-29 trap closure also cancelled

August 13, 2018 

Recreational and commercial blue crab traps may be placed back in state waters (shore to 3 nautical miles, including intracoastal waterways) from Brevard through Palm Beach counties starting Aug. 14. 

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