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FWC to conduct aquatic weed control on Lake Rousseau

July 02, 2015 

The Florida Fish and Wildlife Conservation Commission (FWC) will be conducting aquatic weed control operations in Lake Rousseau from July 6-17, using EPA-approved herbicides.  

FWC hosts aquatic herbicide workshop in Citra

February 23, 2015 

Discussions at this workshop will include the registration process for herbicides, toxicology, how herbicides degrade, selectivity and timing.  

Free Kids’ Fishing Clinic promises day of learning, fun

February 17, 2015 

Teaching children a lifelong hobby, instilling appreciation for our marine environment and providing fun, family outings are the objectives for the Kids’ Fishing Clinic in Crystal River on Feb. 28. 

FWC drawdown of Hickory Mound Impoundment to improve habitat

February 04, 2015 

Florida Fish and Wildlife Conservation Commission (FWC) biologists are planning a drawdown – lowering the water level – of the Hickory Mound Impoundment this week. 

Idle-speed, no-wake zone activated on stretch of Santa Fe River

January 27, 2015 

Zone 5 is a 32-mile stretch from River Rise within O’Leno State Park west to the confluence of the Suwannee River. 

February hunter safety Internet-completion courses offered

January 15, 2015 

The Florida Fish and Wildlife Conservation Commission is offering free hunter safety Internet-completion courses in Baker, Bradford, Clay, Columbia, Duval and Nassau counties in February.  

FWC to score antlers in Archer

January 14, 2015 

People can bring their bucks to the Midwest Feed and Farm, 13046 SW State Road 45 in Archer. Scoring begins at noon. 

January hunter safety Internet-completion courses offered

December 09, 2014 

In Baker, Columbia, Duval counties. 

Bowhunter education course scheduled for Columbia Co.

December 09, 2014 

Field day will be Jan. 31 at a site to be announced. 

Public workshops seek input on managing bears in Big Bend

November 24, 2014 

In Homosassa, Dec. 2; Dade City, Dec. 3; Chiefland, Dec. 4. 

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