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Let's look for zebras!

March 01, 2010 

Zebra longwings are black with yellow stripes. Their wings are longer than other butterflies' wings and oval-shaped. 

Hydrilla treatment for Cypress Lake postponed

March 01, 2010 

The South Florida Water Management District (SFWMD) and the Florida Fish and Wildlife Conservation Commission (FWC) have postponed a hydrilla treatment planned for 1,745 acres of Cypress Lake that was scheduled to begin March 2. The agencies will reschedule the effort to control the invasive plant some time after April 15. 

FWC lifts restrictions on Zone 4 of Suwannee River

March 01, 2010 

When Suwannee River floodwaters at Wilcox fell below 9 feet Friday, the Florida Fish and Wildlife Conservation Commission (FWC) deactivated boating restrictions in Zone 4. 

Putnam man charged with numerous felonies, misdemeanors

March 01, 2010 

John (Jay) Frederick Badger Jr. landed in the Putnam County Jail Feb. 26, charged with 17 felony and misdemeanor violations. 

Conservation banking can help save panthers

March 01, 2010 

The U.S. Fish and Wildlife Service and Florida Fish and Wildlife Conservation Commission (FWC) are pooling resources and expertise to protect Florida panthers and other wildlife. Conservation banking is among the innovative and promising strategies. 

Turkey time

March 01, 2010 

One of the most coveted and sought-after game species in Florida is the Osceola turkey, also known as the Florida turkey. This unique bird is one of five subspecies of wild turkey in North America.  

Get your free goodies for buying a 5-year freshwater fishing license now!

March 01, 2010 

Active, nature-based recreation develops happier, healthier and smarter lifestyles for Floridians, as well as encouraging a conservation stewardship ethic among resource users.  

Let's put the cold winter in perspective, please

March 01, 2010 

Nine days of unseasonably cold weather in January hit us Floridians hard; that's for sure. But the most vulnerable ended up being the wildlife, particularly those that live in or near salt water. 

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