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Help plan the future of Escribano Point WMA

October 27, 2014 

Public meeting Nov. 6 in Gulf Breeze. 

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. 

Another good year for sea turtles nesting in Florida

October 08, 2014 

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

Volunteers needed for shorebird conservation assistance in panhandle

October 06, 2014 

The area supports a tremendous diversity of shorebirds. 

Gopher tortoises receive new home in Jefferson County

September 26, 2014 

Their Clay County home was slated for development. 

FWC addresses venomous reptile issue

September 24, 2014 

W. Palm Beach man charged with unlawful possession, other violations. 

Public workshops for input on managing bears in south central Florida

September 22, 2014 

Sebring, Oct. 7; Lakeland, Oct. 8; Punta Gorda, Oct. 9. 

Taking fawns from the wild bad for young deer, illegal

September 22, 2014 

In most cases, the fawn has not been abandoned. 

Exotic Pet Amnesty Day set for Oct. 4

September 22, 2014 

The public can surrender any exotic animals they have been keeping as pets – no penalties, no questions asked. 

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