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Recovered from bullet wounds, FWC officer back at work

September 23, 2010 

After more than a year of intense and sometimes painful rehabilitation, FWC Officer Vann Streety is back to work doing what he loves - patrolling the woods and waters of the state. 

Public meeting in Fort Walton Beach seeks input on bear plan

September 23, 2010 

The FWC is holding its third public workshop for input on a draft plan that will ensure a sustainable and socially acceptable Florida black bear population throughout the state. 

Camp Blanding hunts change due to military training

September 23, 2010 

There are several changes to the schedule of 2010-11 hunts on Camp Blanding, according to Department of Military Affairs and FWC personnel. 

Florida deer hunters will see benefit as zones, dates change

September 23, 2010 

By next year, hunting season dates will be more closely aligned with the rut - the period when deer are breeding.  

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Black bear dens in Florida are usually shallow depressions on the ground lined with leaves and are most often found in very dense vegetation.

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