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- Wednesday, December 23, 2020 - There have been many achievements this year thanks to the Governor’s leadership and teamwork among stakeholders and partners.
- Thursday, December 17, 2020 - The southeastern American kestrel and the Florida tree snail will benefit from the new species guidelines.
FWC approves draft language; directs staff to continue working on diamondback terrapin conservation proposalThursday, December 17, 2020 - Staff will continue looking into prohibiting the take and possession of diamondback terrapins as well as the use and utility of bycatch reduction devices (BRD) in blue crab traps as one way to minimize the potential of adult terrapins from entering crab traps.
- Wednesday, December 9, 2020 - The Sunshine State is home to two species of skunks, the striped skunk and the smaller eastern spotted skunk.
- Wednesday, October 28, 2020 - As temperatures drop, many of the state’s over 8,000 manatees will be on the move, migrating to warmer waters for the winter.
- Monday, October 19, 2020 - This group of suspects have been charged with Racketeering, Money Laundering, Scheming to Defraud and other organized criminal laws involving an elaborate organized enterprise to smuggle Florida’s wildlife to interstate and international buyers.
- Monday, October 12, 2020 - The FWC recently recognized the outstanding wildlife habitat management efforts of Marc Dunbar as part of the agency’s Wildlife Habitat Recognition Program.
- Monday, October 12, 2020 - On Saturday, Oct. 17, beginning at 9 a.m. ET, tune in to the FWRI Facebook page for exclusive interviews with FWC scientists, behind the scenes footage of fieldwork and visits in the laboratories at the Research Institute.
- Tuesday, September 29, 2020 - These restrictions are needed to reduce stress to area wildlife caused by high water levels that force them to take refuge on tree islands and levees.
- Monday, September 28, 2020 - Protect both people and bears by securing garbage and other items that might attract these animals to your yard or neighborhood.