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Public meeting set on managing aquatic plant life in Lake Jackson

January 23, 2015 

The meeting will be Tuesday, Feb. 3, from 6:30 to 8 p.m. at the Lake Jackson Community Center, 3840 N. Monroe St., Tallahassee. 

Help plan the future of Florida Keys Wildlife and Environmental Area

January 20, 2015 

Public hearing Tuesday, Jan. 27, in Monroe County. 

Information sought regarding suspicious pelican deaths

January 14, 2015 

The FWC is seeking information regarding the injuries and deaths of approximately six pelicans in the Florida Keys. 

Florida panther returned to the wild after recovering from vehicle strike

January 07, 2015 

The 2-year-old male was set loose in Kissimmee Prairie Preserve State Park in Okeechobee Co. 

Learn to identify, report and safely capture pythons

January 06, 2015 

The FWC is offering several Python Patrol trainings in S. Florida. 

DNA test helps identify bear that bit teenager in Eastpoint

January 02, 2015 

Genetic samples from victim's clothing matched those from bear captured, euthanized. 

Bear bites girl in Eastpoint; FWC responding

December 22, 2014 

Officers and biologists immediately responded to the scene and have initiated trapping and removal efforts. 

Conservation success leads to increased human interaction with Florida panthers

December 12, 2014 

Even though they are shy and tend to avoid people, panthers are being seen with increasing frequency. 

FWC captures bear in neighborhood where Lake Mary woman was bitten

December 05, 2014 

The woman was bitten Wednesday night. 

Bear bites Lake Mary woman; FWC on scene

December 04, 2014 

The incident happened Dec. 3. 

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