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Father-daughter fishing adventure leads to unexpected surprise in saltwater catfish dinner

October 24, 2014 

Saltwater cats are good to eat after all. 

Contractor sought to help address human-bear conflicts in Putnam Co. area

October 24, 2014 

The part-time position would be contracted to work on an “as needed” basis. 

Contractor sought to help address human-bear conflicts in Seminole Co. area

October 24, 2014 

The part-time position would be contracted to work on an “as needed” basis. 

Babcock/Webb 100-yard rifle-shooting range to close for repairs

October 22, 2014 

Other ranges on the property will remain open. 

FWC seeks crocodile response agents for the Upper Keys

October 16, 2014 

Part-time position. Hours vary with season and call volume. 

Hunter safety course in Monroe County

October 14, 2014 

Oct. 19 in Key Largo. 

Stone crab season opens Oct. 15 in state, federal waters

October 08, 2014 

Season to remain open through May 15. Regulations are the same in state, federal waters. 

Becoming an Outdoors-Woman workshop in West Palm Beach

October 08, 2014 

Oct. 31 - Nov. 2 at Everglades Youth Conservation Camp. 

Another good year for sea turtles nesting in Florida

October 08, 2014 

Loggerhead nest numbers remain high; leatherbacks reached state new record. 

Free Kids’ Fishing Clinic promises day of learning, fun

October 07, 2014 

Oct. 11 at Naples City Pier in Naples. 

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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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