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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.


MarineQuest
Join us on Saturday, October 18 for MarineQuest, the annual open house of the Fish and Wildlife Research Institute.


New Publications

New to our collections are these recent publications.


MarineQuest School Daze Registration

Registration for MarineQuest School Daze 2014 is now open.


Stocked Bass Learn Survival Skills
Researchers experiment with new hatchery procedures to better prepare young largemouth bass for the perils of the wild.


Largemouth Bass Tagging Studies
Tagging studies help biologists learn about largemouth bass populations and associated fishing activity throughout Florida.



FWC Facts:
Manatees feed for 6 to 8 hours daily, consuming about 4 to 9 percent of their body weight in wet vegetation, such as seagrass and other aquatic plants.

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