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Free hunter safety course offered in Miami-Dade County

August 07, 2015 

People interested in attending this course can register online and obtain information about future hunter safety classes at MyFWC.com/HunterSafety or by calling the FWC’s South Region Office at 561-625-5122. 

Free bowhunting education course offered in Broward County

August 07, 2015 

Students will learn about safe and responsible tree stand usage, big game shot placement and recovery. The course will provide students with hands-on experience shooting a bow and arrow on the range.  

FWC seeks input on derelict vessel management

August 06, 2015 

Anyone interested in the management of derelict vessels in Florida is welcome and encouraged to attend an Aug. 13 meeting on that subject, from 2:30 to 5 p.m. at the Murray E. Nelson Government Center, Key Largo. 

Three opportunities to take a Bowhunter Education course

August 06, 2015 

Florida bowhunters in the north central region of Florida will have three opportunities to attend a National Bowhunter Education Foundation certified bowhunter education course this fall. 

FWC seeks input on derelict vessel management

August 05, 2015 

Anyone interested in the management of derelict vessels in Florida is welcome and encouraged to attend an Aug. 12 meeting on that subject, from 2:30 to 5 p.m. at the Brandon Regional Service Center. 

FWC seeks input on derelict vessel management

August 04, 2015 

Anyone interested in the management of derelict vessels in Florida is welcome and encouraged to attend an Aug. 11 meeting on that subject, from 2:30 to 5 p.m. at the Edgewater City Hall commission chambers, located at 104 N. Riverside Drive, Edgewater, FL 32132. 

Orange Lake Habitat Management Plan needs stakeholder involvement, input

August 04, 2015 

Residents, business owners and people interested in the management of Orange Lake are welcome and encouraged to attend an Aug. 18 meeting on that subject, from 6:30 to 8:30 p.m. at Grand Lake RV and Golf Resort. 

FWC to score antlers in Alachua

August 04, 2015 

Florida Fish and Wildlife Conservation Commission (FWC) officers are scoring deer antlers Aug. 8 in Alachua. 

Workshop set for gopher tortoise conservation in northwest Florida

August 03, 2015 

The goal of these workshops is to identify ways cities and counties can participate in conserving one of Florida’s threatened species. In addition, the FWC will discuss financial incentives available for local governments. 

Deer management units, increased antler regulations go statewide; archery opens in Zone A!

July 31, 2015 

The FWC is working to improve Florida white-tailed deer management at a local level by establishing deer management units throughout the state, each with its own set of antler regulations and antlerless deer harvest days. 

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