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Look for gopher tortoises out on a spring stroll

April 07, 2014 

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

‘Ladies, Let’s Go Fishing!’ event offers fishing fun

April 07, 2014 

April 11-13 in Dania Beach. 

Free Kids’ Fishing Clinic promises day of learning, fun

April 07, 2014 

April 12 in Pensacola. 

FWC lifts restrictions on Suwannee River’s Zone 3

April 03, 2014 

Idle-speed, no-wake lifted for 23-mile stretch as floodwaters recede. 

Seasonal manatee speed zones in effect statewide

April 03, 2014 

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

Stocking largemouth bass? Make sure they’re legal

April 03, 2014 

Those living south, east of Suwannee River may use only authenticated Florida largemouth bass. 

Stop! Think before buying your child a mallard duck for Easter

April 01, 2014 

Once released, mallards pose a serious threat to Florida’s native wildlife. 

April freshwater fishing in Florida is full of fun, opportunities, rewarding challenges

April 01, 2014 

Many of Florida’s recreational sport fishes move into shallow waters to spawn, making them more available for anglers to catch.  

Free Women’s Fishing Clinic scheduled for North Palm Beach April 12

March 31, 2014 

20 slots available for event at John D. MacArthur Beach State Park. 

Lake Istokpoga crappie fishery doing well

March 28, 2014 

3-year study confirms it. 

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