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Fish and Wildlife Research Institute to open its doors for MarineQuest 2012

October 03, 2012 

The free open house will be Saturday, Oct. 27, in St. Petersburg. 

Viral disease detected in N. Florida deer

September 27, 2012 

EHD confirmed in 2 deer, suspected in at least 10 others. 

Recreational bay scallop season closes Sept. 25

September 18, 2012 

Last day for harvesting is Sept. 24. 

Anglers on Fla. east coast can help FWC gather red snapper data

September 07, 2012 

Recreational season for S. Atlantic federal waters is Sept. 14-16 and 21-23. 

FWC researchers witness spawning of rare coral in Florida

August 07, 2012 

The first officially documented occurrence. 

When agencies come together, fisheries benefit

July 23, 2012 

Joint news release with National Park Service. 

FWC wants to hear from anglers about saltwater fishing in Florida

July 16, 2012 

Licensed anglers invited to join Florida Saltwater Fishing Panel. 

Seabird deaths along Florida’s east coast appear migration-related

June 22, 2012 

Migration-related deaths of greater shearwaters occur every year around this time. 

North Florida nightfall brings out diversity of bats, biologists

June 07, 2012 

Biologists capture, study, release 246 bats of 8 species during 3-night survey. 

Anglers can help FWC catch data on red snapper, other reef fish

May 31, 2012 

Researchers use the information to assess health of fishery. 

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