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East coast anglers encouraged to help FWC collect red snapper data

July 07, 2014 

Last year researchers collected 1,701 samples from red snapper harvested during the 3-day recreational season. 

Inspiring young anglers

July 01, 2014 

The “Big Catch” program is Florida's family-friendly, freshwater angler-recognition program, with 33 different freshwater fish to target. 

FWC provides guidance on enhanced boating safety legislation

July 01, 2014 

Divers may display a buoy with a series of divers-down symbols as an alternative to the traditional divers-down flag. 

Lake Jackson anglers urged to keep some of their smaller bass

July 01, 2014 

If the bass are under 16 inches, anglers can keep up to 4 per day. 

Watermelon Pond stocked with forage fish; preparing for bass stocking in 2015

June 27, 2014 

Goal is to "jump start" fish community needed to naturally support a high-quality bass fishery. 

Scalloping offers family-friendly fun

June 26, 2014 

This year, Gov. Rick Scott asked the FWC to open the bay scallop season June 28 instead of July 1. 

FWC supports ‘Operation Dry Water’ for 6th year

June 25, 2014 

Effort designed to prevent alcohol-related accidents, fatalities. 

FWC, partners use Internet to protect wide variety of wildlife

June 24, 2014 

"Operation Wild Web" targeted illegal sales of fish & wildlife, unlicensed businesses. 

Bay scallop season starts June 28

June 23, 2014 

Start is 3 days earlier than originally slated. 

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