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Celebrate summer with safe boating

May 21, 2014 

Nothing says the start of summer better than a sunny day and a boat ride with family and friends. 

Sign up now for Everglades Youth Conservation Camp

May 21, 2014 

One-week sessions begin June 15. 

Monofilament fishing line perilous for pelicans

May 21, 2014 

A few simple precautions can prevent injury to pelicans, other wildlife. 

Bass management change proposed; meetings scheduled

May 21, 2014 

Meetings are May 29 in Lake Wales, June 16 in Lakeland. 

Transform your yard into a haven for wildlife

May 21, 2014 

Popular guide, "Planting a Refuge for Wildlife," is available again. 

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Bay scallops are bivalve molluscs occurring from New England through Texas. In Fla., they can be harvested in Gulf state waters from Hernando Co. to Mexico Beach Canal in Bay Co.

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