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Hunter safety course in Hendry County

September 25, 2014 

Oct. 4 at the Hendry Co. Sheriff's Office Shooting Range, La Belle. 

Hunter safety course in Palm Beach County

September 25, 2014 

Oct. 5 at the Everglades Youth Camp. 

FWC addresses venomous reptile issue

September 24, 2014 

W. Palm Beach man charged with unlawful possession, other violations. 

Exotic Pet Amnesty Day set for Oct. 4

September 22, 2014 

The public can surrender any exotic animals they have been keeping as pets – no penalties, no questions asked. 

Free bowhunter course in Palm Beach County

September 17, 2014 

Saturday, Sept. 27 at Gator Guns & Archery Center, W. Palm Beach. 

Hunter safety course in Glades County

September 11, 2014 

Sept. 20 at the Glades Co. Sheriff's Office Shooting Range, Moore Haven. 

FWC recommends Collier County residents take steps to protect small livestock from panthers

August 29, 2014 

Precautions taken now will have beneficial long-term effects by discouraging panthers and other predators. 

FWC recovers 299 sea turtle eggs from poacher

August 19, 2014 

Riviera Beach man was arrested for poaching turtle eggs in 2002. 

Current east coast blue crab trap closure ends early

August 14, 2014 

Recreational and commercial blue crab traps may now be placed back in state waters (shore to 3 nautical miles, including intracoastal waterways) in Brevard through Palm Beach counties. 

East coast blue crab trap closures start Aug. 10

August 05, 2014 

Two 10-day closures are scheduled for August. 

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