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FWC joins “Take Me Fishing” Campaign To Encourage Recreational Fishing

The Florida Fish and Wildlife Conservation Commission (FWC) encourages families to enjoy fishing in Florida this summer and is working with the Recreational Boating & Fishing Foundation (RBFF) and 29 other states to get the word out. “The FWC is proud of Florida’s recreational fishing heritage and designation as Fishing…


Alligator Hunting Permits Go On Sale June 3

The Florida Fish and Wildlife Conservation Commission (FWC) will begin selling approximately 4,500 alligator harvest permits on a first-come, first-served basis at 10 a.m. (EDT) June 3 and will continue through 11:59 p.m. (EDT) June 9. During this period, each person will be limited to one permit, which allows the…


Time To Bag A Special-Opportunity Hunt

If you’re looking for a quality hunting experience, look no further. The Florida Fish and Wildlife Conservation Commission (FWC) offers hunters unique fall-season hunts for deer, wild hogs and released quail on the state’s best public hunting lands. These special-opportunity hunts present hunters with vast areas, abundant game, low-hunting pressure…


Snook season closes May 1 in Gulf, Everglades and Monroe County waters

The recreational harvest season for snook will close May 1 in Florida’s Gulf of Mexico, Everglades National Park and Monroe County coastal and inland waters.  The harvest season for snook will remain closed until Sept. 1 in these areas. These seasonal harvest closures protect Florida’s valuable snook populations and help…


Public input wanted on plans for Indian River County Shooting Range

The Florida Fish and Wildlife Conservation Commission (FWC) is seeking public input on an updated draft management plan for the Indian River County Shooting Range near Vero Beach. The meeting is May 19 from 6:30-9 p.m., in the Commission chambers at the Indian River County Administration Complex, 1801 27th St.,…