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22 new FWC officers ready to protect state’s people, natural resources

June 12, 2012 

Graduation ceremony held Friday at Florida Public Safety Institute, near Tallahassee. 

Summer is here. Let’s go on a beach safari

June 12, 2012 

Digging for shells and bird-watching are just 2 fun activities the beach has to offer. 

Gainesville man injured by alligator

June 12, 2012 

2 men help him escape, seek medical treatment. 

FWC to install new manatee zone markers in Broward Co.

June 12, 2012 

Work expected to continue through August. 

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The oystercatcher is one of the largest and heaviest of Florida's shorebirds. It is striking in appearance: dark brown, black and white, with a bright red bill.

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