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Nuisance alligator trappers needed for Orange Co.

News Release

Tuesday, September 11, 2012

Media contact: Joy Hill, 352-258-3426

The Florida Fish and Wildlife Conservation Commission (FWC) is accepting applications for contracted nuisance alligator trappers in Orange County.

Applicants must reside in Orange County, have a clean criminal history and no fish and wildlife violations.

Preference will be given to those Orange County applicants who live west of Semoran Boulevard (State Road 436), north of S.R. 50 and west of Orange Avenue (S.R. 527).

All applications must be received by Friday, Sept. 21. For an application and more information, visit MyFWC.com/Alligator. For questions, please email FWCGator@MyFWC.com.



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