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- Monday, May 8, 2017 - The FWC has received reports of sick and dead cardinals in north Florida from concerned residents who have bird feeders. Cleaning bird feeders can decrease the potential for spreading diseases.
- Wednesday, April 26, 2017 - Contact with nature is an important part of growing up and linking Americans to one another; competing priorities and other factors impede getting outdoors.
- Tuesday, April 25, 2017 - During this year’s 75th anniversary of the Florida WMA system, for the first time bioblitzes are happening around the state, guided by biologists with the Florida FWC.
- Monday, April 24, 2017 - The Florida Fish and Wildlife Conservation Commission (FWC) is launching new programs to encourage people to help remove nonnative Burmese pythons from the Everglades ecosystem and surrounding area.
- Thursday, April 20, 2017 - The Shikar-Safari Club International named Officer Jason Hutchinson its 2017 Wildlife Officer of the Year during the FWC's meeting near Tallahassee.
- Thursday, April 20, 2017 - With a healthy eagle population, the FWC is updating management efforts and conservation actions.
- Thursday, April 20, 2017 - The FWC at its April meeting approved a rule implementing changes to Collier County manatee protection zones that balances manatee protection with the needs of boaters.
- Wednesday, April 19, 2017 - As shown by today’s staff presentation on population, habitat, human-bear conflict and outreach, we have a long-standing, proactive approach to bear management and will continue to build on that existing foundation.
- Thursday, April 13, 2017 - People can help keep nesting waterbirds safe by keeping their distance from them and Critical Wildlife Areas.
- Wednesday, April 12, 2017 - During spring when temperatures rise, alligators become more active. Although alligator incidents are rare, the FWC recommends taking precautions when having fun in and around the water.