Fish and Wildlife Research Institute

Manatee calf swims with mother

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Red Tide Current Status
This summary report of current red tide conditions around Florida includes a map of sampling results and regional status reports.


Selected Sawfish References

A list of publications on sawfish research.


New Publications
New to our collections are these recent publications.


Stone Crab Catch Data

This summary highlights fishery-independent sampling program catch data collected at eight sampling locations.


Recent Research
Read about alligator snapping turtle research projects.


Reproduction Dynamics
By learning when and where key species spawn, researchers hope to develop species-specific reproductive studies that will help fisheries managers develop strategies that protect spawning populations.



FWC Facts:
Horseshoe crabs do not bite or sting. Despite the ferocious look of the tail, it is not used as a weapon, but to right themselves if they are flipped over by a wave.

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