Resources about Alligators for the Media

AlligatorAlligator management staff are under the FWC Division of Hunting and Game Management and are located in 3 offices. Overall coordination, alligator farming and private lands programs are administered from Ocala; public hunting is administered in Tallahassee; the Statewide Nuisance Alligator Program is administered in Okeechobee.  Alligator research staff under the FWC Fish and Wildlife Research Institute are located in Gainesville and Eustis.


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Alligator Incidents

Resources and Information

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FWC Facts:
While bears may defend a food resource, bears generally are not territorial, meaning they do not defend boundaries of a specific area from intrusion by other bears.

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