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Conservation of Florida's diverse and invaluable living resources is the focus of the FWC's mission - Managing fish and wildlife resources for their long-term well being and the benefit of people. On these pages, you can learn about FWC programs that enhance fish and wildlife conservation and what you can do to help.

Working together the FWC, Floridians and visitors with an interest in the outdoors can help ensure safe and sustainable use of your fish and wildlife resources.

Close up of an American oystercatcher, a marine ecosystem dependent species