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Florida’s spring turkey season provides one of the most special opportunities in the country

March 01, 2017 

Florida turkey hunting is unique -- it’s the only place in the world where the Osceola subspecies of wild turkey is found.  

Hunter safety courses offered in March

February 28, 2017 

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. 

Hunter safety courses offered in 3 counties

February 16, 2017 

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. 

Record number of students to compete in statewide archery tournament Feb. 25 in Bartow

February 15, 2017 

The National Archery in the Schools Program is a cooperative effort between the FWC and the Florida Department of Education that teaches international style target archery in fourth-12th grade physical education classes.  

Hunter safety internet-completion course offered in Jefferson County

February 06, 2017 

Those interested in attending these courses 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. 

Zone D’s late muzzleloader season extends deer hunting opportunity through February

February 03, 2017 

The 2016-2017 hunting seasons are winding down, however, there are still great opportunities to get out there.  

Hunter safety internet-completion courses offered in March

February 01, 2017 

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 course offered in Lafayette County in March

February 01, 2017 

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.  

Contracted nuisance alligator trappers sought for southern Lake County

January 23, 2017 

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

Hickory Mound Impoundment area remains closed

January 19, 2017 

The Hickory Mound Impoundment area on the Big Bend Wildlife Management Area’s Hickory Mound Unit remains closed to public vehicle access because of damages caused by Hurricane Hermine in September 2016. 

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