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FWC encourages boaters to slow down in areas of oil cleanup efforts

June 16, 2010 

Because of the large number of oil containment booms and cleanup equipment being deployed around the state in response to the Deepwater Horizon oil spill, the Florida Fish and Wildlife Conservation Commission’s (FWC) Boating and Waterways Section is asking boaters to slow down where oil cleanup is under way.  

FWC commissioners tour oil spill impact areas in Northwest Florida

June 16, 2010 

The Florida Fish and Wildlife Conservation Commission (FWC) spent Tuesday on a daylong fact-finding tour to get a first-hand look at how the Deepwater Horizon oil spill is affecting Northwest Florida's fish and wildlife.  

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Florida panther kittens have dark spots that help them blend in with their den’s surroundings and camouflage them from predators. They fade to a tawny brown as they become adults.

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