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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.


Horseshoe Crab Spawning Beach Survey Results
Thousands of reports from the public provide information about horseshoe crab mating activities on Florida beaches.


Stone Crab Catch Data
This summary highlights fishery-independent sampling program catch data collected at eight sampling locations.


Programs of the Fish and Wildlife Research Institute
Each year, the Fish and Wildlife Research Institute produces a summary of its programs. View the 2014-2015 Programs Document online or as a PDF.


New Publications

These recent publications are new to our collections.


Selected Sawfish References

A list of publications on sawfish research.



FWC Facts:
Gar and bowfin, or mudfish, have specially adapted swim bladders that allow them to gulp air at the surface when oxygen levels are low.

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