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Scalloping offers family-friendly fun

June 26, 2014 

This year, Gov. Rick Scott asked the FWC to open the bay scallop season June 28 instead of July 1. 

FWC supports ‘Operation Dry Water’ for 6th year

June 25, 2014 

Effort designed to prevent alcohol-related accidents, fatalities. 

FWC, partners use Internet to protect wide variety of wildlife

June 24, 2014 

"Operation Wild Web" targeted illegal sales of fish & wildlife, unlicensed businesses. 

FWC offers hunter safety course in Miami-Dade County

June 24, 2014 

June 27-29 at Castellow Hammock Park. 

Bay scallop season starts June 28

June 23, 2014 

Start is 3 days earlier than originally slated. 

Free Kids’ Fishing Clinic promises day of learning, fun

June 23, 2014 

Saturday, June 28 in Cape Canaveral. 

FWC releases information in wildlife-feeding case

June 20, 2014 

Three charged with intentionally feeding bears. 

New Critical Wildlife Area will protect nesting birds in south Florida

June 19, 2014 

Bird Island, in Martin Co., is considered among the top 10 waterbird colonies in south Florida.  

FWC takes action to protect Everglades area wildlife

June 19, 2014 

Plan addresses short-term high-water impacts while ongoing and planned longer-term restoration efforts are being completed. 

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