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Horseshoe crabs outlasted dinosaurs, but can they survive today's challenges?

October 05, 2010 

The horseshoe crab has survived unchanged for approximately 300 million years and existed 100 million years before the dinosaurs.  

FWC seeks information on listed species

October 05, 2010 

The FWC is conducting biological reviews on all species on the state's list of threatened species and species of special concern.  

Rep. Van Zant to sponsor concealed firearms class

October 05, 2010 

Representative Charles Van Zant will sponsor a concealed-carry firearms safety class at the FWC hunter safety facility in the Ocala National Forest.  

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