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Conservation-based oyster harvest changes effective Sept. 1 in Apalachicola Bay

August 28, 2014 

FWC will continue to assess the health of the bay to make sure this critical natural resource is protected. 

Hey, kids! Let’s go fishing!

August 28, 2014 

Saturday, Oct. 4 at the Ocala Conservation Center and Youth Camp in the Ocala National Forest. 

Blackwater fisheries center banner year benefits anglers, youth

August 26, 2014 

Nearly 1 million fish of various species were produced at Blackwater and stocked in area waters over past 12 months. 

Limited harvest starts Sept. 1 for snook, a premier Florida fish

August 25, 2014 

Snook are one of the many reasons Florida is the Fishing Capital of the World. 

Current east coast blue crab trap closure ending early

August 22, 2014 

Traps may be placed back in state waters starting Saturday, Aug. 23. 

FWC tarpon researchers seek data from north Florida anglers

August 21, 2014 

Tarpon DNA helps scientists learn more about the fish’s rich life history. 

Lionfish-reporting app successful, plus 250 users sporting new lionfish shirts

August 20, 2014 

Lionfish are an invasive species that negatively impact Florida’s reefs and wildlife. 

Current east coast blue crab trap closure ends early

August 14, 2014 

Recreational and commercial blue crab traps may now be placed back in state waters (shore to 3 nautical miles, including intracoastal waterways) in Brevard through Palm Beach counties. 

East coast blue crab trap closure starts Aug. 20

August 13, 2014 

Two 10-day closures are scheduled for August. 

East coast blue crab trap closures start Aug. 10

August 05, 2014 

Two 10-day closures are scheduled for August. 

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