Alligator Management Program
New! FWC seeks contracted Nuisance Alligator Trapper for western Polk County.
Applicants must have a clean criminal history, no fish or wildlife law violations and a valid working email address. Applications must be received by Sunday, Jan. 20, 2019. Visit the Nuisance Alligator Trapper page to learn about the requirements or to apply online. For more information, send an email to: FWCGator@MyFWC.com.
Online Alligator Harvest Report Form for Statewide Alligator Harvest Program participants. You must know your FWC Customer ID number to access your records. This ID number is printed on the upper left side of your Alligator Trapping License and can be found on your hunting and fishing licenses. If you complete the online form, then you do not have to mail in a hard copy form, unless you transfer your alligator carcass to a commercial alligator processor, then you must also complete or print out a hard copy of the alligator harvest report form, and a copy of this form must be transferred with the carcass.
Living with Alligators
Nuisance Alligator Hotline: 866-FWC-GATOR
People with concerns about an alligator should call FWC’s toll-free Nuisance Alligator Hotline at 866-392-4286. When someone concerned about an alligator calls the Nuisance Alligator Hotline, FWC will dispatch a contracted nuisance alligator trapper to resolve the situation.