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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. 

Boaters urged to go slow due to leaping sturgeon

June 13, 2014 

Gulf sturgeon inhabit several northwest Florida rivers. 

Workshop set for gopher tortoise conservation

June 13, 2014 

Wednesday, June 25 in Tallahassee. 

Conservation-based Apalachicola Bay oyster harvest changes effective June 1

May 30, 2014 

Changes will be effective through Aug. 31. 

FWC makes temporary conservation-based changes to Apalachicola oyster harvest

May 13, 2014 

Changes come at request of the Franklin Co. oyster industry. 

Free hunter safety course offered in Okaloosa County

May 06, 2014 

Beginning May 19 at the IFAS Extension Office, Fort Walton Beach. 

Public workshops for input on managing bears in east Panhandle

April 22, 2014 

6 workshops planned from April 30 - May 20. 

FWC makes changes for deer-hunting in northwest Florida

April 17, 2014 

Zone D divided to into 2 deer management units. 

Bear-resistant garbage cans free to 100 in Leon County

April 09, 2014 

Partnership with Waste Pro funded by a grant from the Wildlife Foundation of Florida. 

Free Kids’ Fishing Clinic promises day of learning, fun

April 07, 2014 

April 12 in Pensacola. 

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