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Gulf reef fish workshops scheduled for March

February 25, 2014 

Public input sought on proposal to improve recreational reef fish data collection. 

Open house meetings will discuss largemouth bass conservation on Lake Okeechobee

February 19, 2014 

Wednesday, Feb. 26 in Clewiston; Thursday, Feb. 27 in Okeechobee. 

For-hire captain, crew can soon retain recreational bag limits for certain species in Atlantic

February 13, 2014 

Change will make state regulations consistent with Atlantic federal regulations. 

FWC proposes 2014 Gulf recreational red snapper season

February 13, 2014 

Final approval would occur April 15-17 in Tallahassee. 

FWC modifies some hunting zones; adjusts turkey bag limit on private lands

February 12, 2014 

Rule amendments will take effect in fall 2014. 

FWC approves revision proposals to St. Johns River boating safety zones

February 12, 2014 

Zones are in Lake, Seminole, Volusia counties. 

Commission to meet Feb. 12-13 in Tampa

February 05, 2014 

Meeting begins at 8:30 both days at Doubletree by Hilton Hotel, Tampa Airport - Westshore. 

Help plan the future of Babcock-Webb WMA

November 25, 2013 

Public hearing planned for Dec. 5 in Punta Gorda. 

New deer hunting regulations proposed for NW Florida

November 20, 2013 

Hunting Zone D would be divided into 2 deer management units. 

Everglades restoration a high priority for FWC

November 20, 2013 

Position paper wil help guide restoration efforts. 

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