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St. Johns River blue crab trap closure starts Jan. 16

January 07, 2014 

10-day closure allows for removal of lost, abandoned traps. 

Grass carp scheduled for stocking into Lake June

December 13, 2013 

Stocking of 2,500 grass carp scheduled for Dec. 17. 

FWC, U.S. Power Squadrons boost boating safety efforts

December 10, 2013 

Inflatable life jackets provided to U.S. Power Squadrons units throughout the state. 

FWC to meet Nov. 20-21 in Weston

November 13, 2013 

Sessions begin both days at 8:30 a.m. at the Bonaventure Conference Center. 

Watch out for manatees migrating to warmer waters

November 01, 2013 

Despite their size, manatees can be hard to spot in the water. 

Public meeting on Nov. 5 to discuss managing Lake June pondweed

October 30, 2013 

Meeting will take place at the Lake Placid Elks Lodge from 6-9 p.m. 

FWC names boating safety educator of the year

October 09, 2013 

Henry Cespedes of Coral Gables has been a volunteer instructor for over 15 years, teaching in both English and Spanish. 

FWC seeks public input on St. Johns River boating safety zones

October 02, 2013 

Public workshop scheduled for Oct. 15 in Deland. 

Shutdown doesn’t limit all outdoor recreationists’ activities

October 01, 2013 

FWC-managed lands remain open; FWC officers are on duty. 

FWC to discuss Orange Lake aquatic plant management

September 27, 2013 

Oct. 3 at the Waccasassa Forestry Center in Gainesville. 

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