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Babcock/Webb 100-yard rifle-shooting range to close for repairs

October 22, 2014 

Other ranges on the property will remain open. 

Free Kids’ Fishing Clinic promises day of learning, fun

October 07, 2014 

Oct. 11 at Naples City Pier in Naples. 

Free Kids’ Fishing Clinics promise day of learning, fun

September 29, 2014 

Oct. 4 in St. Petersburg; Oct. 11 in Naples. 

Public workshops for input on managing bears in south central Florida

September 22, 2014 

Sebring, Oct. 7; Lakeland, Oct. 8; Punta Gorda, Oct. 9. 

Learn, have fun at Florida Black Bear & Wildlife Conservation Festival Oct. 11

September 15, 2014 

15th annual festival will be held in Umatilla. 

FWC addresses 2 venomous reptile issues

July 28, 2014 

Men from Sarasota, Fort Myers involved in separate incidents. 

Public meeting to discuss Illinois pondweed on Winter Haven Chain of Lakes

July 14, 2014 

July 21 at Winter Haven Chain of Lakes Complex. 

FWC catches commercial turtle poachers

July 14, 2014 

3 Lakeland men, 1 Okeechobee turtle farmer face charges. 

Workshops set for gopher tortoise conservation

June 13, 2014 

Monday, June 30 in Seminole County; Wednesday, July 2 in Polk County. 

Nighttime boating safety event set for Lee, Charlotte counties

May 29, 2014 

Goals are to reduce risk of accidents, inform boaters about proper vessel lighting. 

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