FWC Division of Law Enforcement North Central Region
The North Central Region comprises one of the most unique and diverse areas in the great state of Florida. The geography of this region alone is a testament to the diversity encompassed within 48 wildlife management areas, one national forest, water management district lands, state parks, state preserves, freshwater rivers and lakes, and coastal estuaries along with the Gulf of Mexico and Atlantic Ocean. It includes 17 counties spanning from the gulf coast counties of Citrus to Taylor to the Atlantic counties of Duval and Nassau. This region is a vast metropolitan and rural region which offers many types of boating, fresh and saltwater fishing, scalloping, hunting, bird watching, horseback riding, hiking, and camping activities.