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FWC seeks continued angler participation for tarpon study

May 05, 2011 

Anglers who submit a tarpon DNA sample to this study in 2011 will be entered into random, bi-monthly drawings for various prizes. 

FWC offering additional hog-hunting opportunities

May 05, 2011 

There will be 5 hunts on Aucilla, 10 on Blackwater. 

FWC investigating reported human-crocodile encounter

May 05, 2011 

With limited information at hand, the FWC cannot conclude what animal 2 kayakers encountered.  

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FWC Facts:
Tarpon can supplement their gill breathing by breaching the surface and gulping air to extract oxygen with four rows of lung-like tissue inside their swim bladder.

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