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Free hunter safety Internet-completion course in Washington Co.

February 28, 2011 

The course will be at the Hard Labor Creek Plantation, 1963 Hard Labor Road, Chipley on March 12 from 8 a.m. to 3 p.m. 

Free hunter safety Internet-completion course in Wakulla Co.

February 28, 2011 

The course will be at the Wakulla County Sheriff’s Office Otter Creek Range, 65 Qualify Lane, Crawfordville, March 12 from 9 a.m. to 4 p.m. 

Turkey time

February 25, 2011 

Whether you prefer to use a mouth call, box call, slate or any combination, March means it's time to start talkin' turkey. 

N. Florida spotted seatrout season reopens March 1

February 25, 2011 

All Florida waters will be open to the sport harvest of spotted seatrout beginning in March. 

FWC, Boy Scouts plant dozens of native trees

February 25, 2011 

Once mature, the trees will help enhance habitat on Buckhead Ridge Island on Lake Okeechobee.  

FWC wraps up 2-day meeting in Apalachicola

February 24, 2011 

Commissioners enhanced fishing and hunting opportunities for the immediate and/or long-term future of these traditional, conservation-oriented activities and discussed important wildlife issues.  

FWC considers extending alligator hunting hours

February 24, 2011 

The FWC gave preliminary approval for an additional four hours of daylight-hunting to the state's recreational alligator hunting season, which runs Aug. 15 - Nov. 1 each year. 

Many FWC-managed lands get new dates for 2011-12 hunting season

February 24, 2011 

Making these adjustments will align the seasons on these areas more closely with the newly adopted zonal season dates, which took effect on private lands last year.  

FWC adds youth turkey hunts, modifies hog-dog hunts on public lands

February 24, 2011 

Most of these new rules apply to specific WMAs; however, two of them affect public hunting on a more statewide scale. 

FWC honors excellence in conservation, lifesaving

February 24, 2011 

Tim Breault receives the Louise Ireland Humphrey Achievement Award; Lt. Anthony Wright was presented the Lifesaving with Valor Award. 

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