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Idle-speed, no-wake restrictions on Suwannee River’s Zone 1

April 16, 2014 

4 of 5 zones now activated due to high water. 

FWC once again restricts boating on Suwannee River’s zones 3, 4

April 14, 2014 

3 idle-speed, no-wake zones are now active on Suwannee, Santa Fe. 

Precautions urged for Englewood Super Boat Grand Prix

April 11, 2014 

Spectators, commercial fishermen advised. 

Commission to meet April 15-17 near Tallahassee

April 08, 2014 

At the Florida Public Safety Institute, west of Midway on U.S. 90. 

FWC lifts restrictions on Suwannee River’s Zone 3

April 03, 2014 

Idle-speed, no-wake lifted for 23-mile stretch as floodwaters recede. 

Seasonal manatee speed zones in effect statewide

April 03, 2014 

Law enforcement patrols increase as manatees disperse to popular feeding, loafing areas. 

Boating restricted on Suwannee River’s Zone 4

March 27, 2014 

51-mile segment is now idle-speed, no-wake zone. 

Idle-speed, no-wake zone activated on Suwannee River

March 26, 2014 

Boaters encouraged to stay off Suwannee-Santa Fe system until conditions improve. 

Hydrilla treatment scheduled for Lake Kissimmee

March 26, 2014 

375 acres to be treated by airboat in early April. 

2 New York campers lose their lives in Suwannee River

March 24, 2014 

Couple was camping at a state park in White Springs. 

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