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FWC approves new rules to help keep boaters safe

June 24, 2010 

Commissioners approve changes to 2 boating rules at Thursday's meeting in Lake Mary.  

FWC improves weakfish management

June 24, 2010 

Amended rules conform to an interstate fisheries management plan for weakfish. 

FWC modifies swordfish rules

June 24, 2010 

Regulations in state waters of Florida will be consistent with regulations in federal waters of the South Atlantic and Gulf of Mexico.  

Remaining alligator hunting permits go on sale June 30

June 24, 2010 

The Florida Fish and Wildlife Conservation Commission (FWC) will begin the second phase of accepting applications for a chance to obtain highly coveted permits to participate in the statewide alligator harvest.  

FWC approves updates to the Miami blue plan

June 24, 2010 

The FWC began updating the management plan in December as a result of new information received over the past few years.  

Florida Bass Conservation Center wins national award

June 24, 2010 

The award recognized the Florida Bass Conservation Center in the Sport Fishery Development and Management Facilities category. 

FWC recognizes hunters for outstanding efforts

June 24, 2010 

Roger Mitchell of Plant City received the 2009 Volunteer Hunter Safety Instructor of the Year award, and Varley Grantham of Orlando earned the 2009 Landowner of the Year Award. 

Florida Guides Association honors FWC scientist, officer

June 24, 2010 

The awards were presented Thursday at the Commission meeting in Lake Mary.  

FWC refines gopher tortoise permitting process

June 23, 2010 

The current revisions came after meetings with stakeholders during the past year.  

FWC passes rules to improve airport safety

June 23, 2010 

New rules go into effect later this summer.  

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