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- Wednesday, May 1, 2019 - The FWC is striving to increase participation in freshwater and saltwater fishing through an effort known as R3 (Recruitment, Retention and Reactivation).
- Wednesday, May 1, 2019 - The greater amberjack and gray triggerfish recreational closures are consistent with recent federal actions.
- Tuesday, April 30, 2019 - The new rules clarify rule language by defining key terms and add some high-risk nonnative animals to Florida’s Prohibited Nonnative Species List.
FWC announces final opportunity for municipalities, counties to apply for derelict vessel removal fundsTuesday, April 30, 2019 - The third application period for the Bulk Derelict Vessel Removal Grant Program begins Monday May 6 at 8 a.m. (EDT) and ends Wednesday June 19 at 5 p.m. (EDT).
- Tuesday, April 30, 2019 - A quota, which is the maximum number of hunters allowed on a particular wildlife management area during a hunt, prevents overcrowding and helps manage game harvests.
- Monday, April 29, 2019 - The FWC’s Invasive Plant Management Section will treat invasive hydrilla throughout the Marion County lake in areas where it is encroaching on beneficial native submersed aquatic plants and may impact access to navigation
- Monday, April 29, 2019 - Treatments will start the week of April 29 and continue throughout the month of May, weather permitting. The FWC will continue to monitor the lakes after treatments are completed.
- Friday, April 26, 2019 - Making an effort to keep our beaches dark at night is one of the most important things you can do to help sea turtles. Even small artificial lights from a house, a flashlight or a cellphone camera can confuse female sea turtles and their hatchlings and cause them to wander off course.
- Thursday, April 25, 2019 - The following species will reopen to recreational harvest May 1 in Florida state and federal waters of the Atlantic: hogfish; gag, black, red, yellowmouth and yellowfin grouper; scamp; red hind; rock hind; coney; and graysby.
- Thursday, April 25, 2019 - Seasonal harvest closures conserve Florida’s valuable snook populations and help sustain and improve the fishery for the future.