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Nuisance alligator trappers needed for Lake Co.

News Release

Tuesday, April 09, 2013

Media contact: Joy Hill, 352-258-3426

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

Applicants must reside in Lake County; have a valid, working email address; a clean criminal history; and no fish-and-wildlife law violations. Preference will be given to applicants who live south of the Florida Turnpike.

All applications must be received by Monday, April 22. For an application and more information on nuisance alligators, visit MyFWC.com/Alligator.

For questions, please email FWCGator@MyFWC.com.



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