Sunday, February 19, 2017

SW Fla. divers, shrimpers pull massive net from illegal reef

http://www.news-press.com/story/news/local/2017/02/03/local-divers-shrimpers-pull-massive-net-illegal-reef/97440664/ 0:20 3:16 Huge shrimp net removed from illegal manmade reef off of Bonita Springs Huge shrimp net removed from illegal manma... CLOSE Huge shrimp net removed from illegal man made reef off of Bonita Springs. With teamwork from the...

Tampa Bay seagrass assessment

BODY,.aolmailheader {font-size:10pt; color:black; font-family:Arial;} a.aolmailheader:link {color:blue; text-decoration:underline; font-weight:normal;} a.aolmailheader:visited {color:magenta; text-decoration:underline; font-weight:normal;} a.aolmailheader:active {color:blue; text-decoration:underline; font-weight:normal;} a.aolmailheader:hover {color:blue; text-decoration:underline; font-weight:normal;} Tampa Bay Seagrasses Continue to Surpass Recovery Goal   Seagrasses in...

The Meatheads of the Week, 1/30/2017

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Imperiled Species Management Plan

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Blue crab trap closure for northwest Florida

Dec. 29, 2016    Suggested Tweet: Blue #crab trap closure starts Jan. 5 in northwest #Florida. @MyFWC: https://content.govdelivery.com/accounts/FLFFWCC/bulletins/17ce7ee #fishing   Blue crab trap closure for northwest Florida starts Jan. 5   Recreational and commercial blue crab traps must be removed...

Mutton snapper management changes

Dec. 19, 2016   Suggested Tweet: Mutton #snapper changes effective Jan. 1 via @MyFWC: https://content.govdelivery.com/accounts/FLFFWCC/bulletins/17acfc5 #Florida #fishing   Mutton snapper management changes effective Jan. 1 Several mutton snapper management changes go into effect Jan. 1, 2017. These changes were...

Snook harvest seasonal closure in Gulf starts Dec. 1

(Having trouble viewing this email? View it as a Web page.) Nov. 29, 2016   Suggested Tweet: Recreational #snook harvest season closes Dec. 1 in Gulf: https://content.govdelivery.com/accounts/FLFFWCC/bulletins/175e8db #Florida #fishing   Snook harvest seasonal closure in Gulf starts Dec. 1   The...

The Meatheads of the Week: 11/16/2016

NORTHWEST REGION   CASES   ESCAMBIA COUNTY   While on patrol in Pensacola Bay, Officer Allgood found numerous fisheries-related violations including possession of red snapper during the closed season, undersized red snapper and undersized gag grouper. Four criminal summonses were...

FWC to receive funding due to oil spill

Nov. 15, 2016   Suggested Tweet: Funding from @NFWFnews approved for @MyFWC for #conservation projects: https://content.govdelivery.com/accounts/FLFFWCC/bulletins/172a951 #Florida   FWC to receive funding for shorebird, sea turtle and Gulf fisheries conservation due to oil spill The National Fish and...

The Meatheads of the Week, 11/3/2016

Weekly Report October 21, 2016 through October 27, 2016 This report represents some events the FWC handled over the past two weeks; however, it does not include all actions taken by the Division of Law Enforcement....