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Help plan the future of Babcock-Webb WMA

November 25, 2013 

Public hearing planned for Dec. 5 in Punta Gorda. 

Securing trash can reduce bear activity in Lake Wales Ridge

November 06, 2013 

If bears don't have access to food in a neighborhood, they don't have a reason to visit. 

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 receives Disney grant to restore scrub habitat

October 17, 2013 

$25,000 grant will benefit 20 acres of scrub in Lake Wales WEA. 

Have an encounter with Florida fish, wildlife at MarineQuest 2013

October 11, 2013 

Saturday, Oct. 19 at FWRI, St. Petersburg 

Public input sought on anchoring and mooring program

September 25, 2013 

Brief, online survey available through Oct. 7 

Fish and Wildlife Research Institute to host 19th annual MarineQuest open house

September 18, 2013 

Saturday, Oct. 19 in St. Petersburg. 

Volunteers needed on National Public Lands Day

September 18, 2013 

Ridge Rangers doing projects at 9 sites on Sept. 28. 

FWC’s Wynn receives prestigious conservation award

September 16, 2013 

Southwest Regional Director honored by Association of Fish and Wildlife Agencies. 

Sea turtle nest disturbed; identity of photographed subject sought

August 28, 2013 

Incident occurred Aug. 13 on Casey Key, in Sarasota Co. 

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