By Jaime Sloane on November 6th, 2013 | Last updated: November 6, 2013 at 5:15 pm
The Disney Worldwide Conservation Fund has given a $25,000 grant to the Florida Fish and Wildlife Conservation Commission for a three-year restoration project in the Lake Wales Ridge Wildlife and Environmental Area.
By Lauren Verno on October 19th, 2013 | Last updated: October 21, 2013 at 4:05 pm
Low water levels in Orange Lake are revealing weeds that are stopping boat traffic. A potential applied herbicide could kill the weeds at the surface level and below, however there is much debate about the proper removal.
By Zak Dahlheimer on September 30th, 2013 | Last updated: September 30, 2013 at 12:21 pm
The lake in Suwannee County near Live Oak will be closing for renovations on Tuesday for the first time since the lake opened in 1967. FWC does not have a specific date for when the lake will reopen.
By Casey Christ on April 9th, 2013 | Last updated: April 11, 2013 at 1:57 pm
The Florida Fish and Wildlife Conservation Commission is looking for people to trap alligators in south Lake County.
By Rachel Jones on April 4th, 2013 | Last updated: April 4, 2013 at 3:46 pm
Take advantage of license-free fishing Saturday in Florida’s fresh waters – A Florida license-free freshwater fishing day is this Saturday, April 6. The Florida Fish and Wildlife Conservation Commission schedules four days a year that people can fish in Florida’s […]
By Sarah Brand on March 15th, 2013 | Last updated: March 18, 2013 at 12:44 pm
The Florida Fish and Wildlife Conservation Commission hopes the day will help keep Florida’s state animal around fur-ever.
By Elizabeth Beisel on March 12th, 2013 | Last updated: March 18, 2013 at 11:49 am
The Glichrist County Sheriff’s Office continued to search for two men who are believed to have drowned in the Suwannee River Monday after trying to save a young boy from the water.
By Jensen Werley on February 6th, 2013 | Last updated: February 6, 2013 at 4:44 pm
The Florida Fish and Wildlife Conservation Commission is asking for public input on a series of drafts to preserve about two dozen native wildlife species. The drafts are available online through March 13.
By Stefanie Cainto on January 22nd, 2013 | Last updated: January 22, 2013 at 4:08 pm
Two men have been cited for a health hazard posed by their Jacksonville property. Their backyard stores more than 4,000 tires and has created concerning mosquito activity.
By Emily Miller on October 15th, 2012 | Last updated: October 15, 2012 at 4:08 pm
Giant eyeball on Fla. beach may be from swordfish – A giant, blue eyeball found on a South Florida beach last week likely came from a swordfish, according to the Florida Fish and Wildlife Conservation Commission. Genetic testing will be […]
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