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Favorable weather leads to high manatee count

January 28, 2011 

The survey results provide researchers with a minimum number of manatees in Florida waters at the time of the survey and are not considered a population estimate. 

FWC uses Internet to bust bogus reptile dealers

January 28, 2011 

The FWC formed the Internet Crimes Unit last year to target offenders who are using cyberspace to unlawfully harvest or commercialize Florida's natural resources.  

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A shrimp escapes predators by quickly pulling its abdomen in toward its carapace (body). This motion shoots it through the water backward.

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