By Marie Edinger on September 10th, 2014 | Last updated: September 12, 2014 at 2:34 pm
The Florida Fish and Wildlife Conservation Commission is concerned with the growing population of lionfish, a destructive species of fish. The FWC hopes to start up new efforts to prevent the further spread of lionfish and work on extraction. Extraction […]
By Alyssa Fisher on February 4th, 2014 | Last updated: February 5, 2014 at 5:59 pm
Florida anglers are no longer required to use venting tools. The hope is flexibility of options will increase fish population.
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Fraudulent fish have been flooding the markets as a new study reveals fishy behavior by retail outlets.
By Brandan McCalla on November 15th, 2012 | Last updated: November 27, 2012 at 3:56 pm
The Fish and Wildlife Conservation Commission made multiple arrests in an illegal wildlife product ring based out of Florida.
Business, Crime, Environment, Florida, Local
Tagged alligators, deer, fish, Florida Wildlife Conservation Commission, illegal meat, poachers, turkey, U.S. Fish and Wildlife Service