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FWC reminds boaters to boat smart, safely

May 16, 2012 

National Safe Boating Week begins May 19. 

Local government workshops set for gopher tortoise conservation

May 16, 2012 

Workshops scheduled for Gilchrist, Orange, Hernando and St. Lucie counties. 

Monofilament fishing line perilous for pelicans

May 16, 2012 

Discarded line can entangle birds, sea turtles, other wildlife. 

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FWC Facts:
Brown hoplo, a nonnative, armored catfish, is found throughout central and south Florida. They can survive in low-oxygen backwaters and ditches, where they gulp air at the surface.

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