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Suwannee Lake FMA closing for renovation

September 18, 2013 

Lake will be close Oct. 1, reopen after June 30, 2014 

Recreational bay scallop season closes Sept. 25

September 18, 2013 

Last day to harvest is Sept. 24. 

Fish and Wildlife Research Institute to host 19th annual MarineQuest open house

September 18, 2013 

Saturday, Oct. 19 in St. Petersburg. 

Volunteers needed on National Public Lands Day

September 18, 2013 

Ridge Rangers doing projects at 9 sites on Sept. 28. 

Help plan the future of Suwannee Ridge WEA

September 18, 2013 

Public input sought at Oct. 3 hearing in Jasper. 

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FWC Facts:
The life expectancy for Gulf sturgeon is 20-42 years. The oldest age documented for a tagged and recaptured Suwannee River Gulf sturgeon is about 27-28 years.

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