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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....

Watch out for migrating manatees!

Watch out for migrating manatees! Manatee numbers are up and these bulky aquatic mammals are on the move this month! The annual migration of Florida manatees begins in November, as the weather cools and...

Lionfish Totals

For immediate release: Oct. 4, 2016 Media contact: Amanda Nalley, 850-410-4943 or Amanda.Nalley@MyFWC.com Suggested Tweets: Lionfish Challenge final numbers are in…16,609 #lionfish removed from #Florida waters! https://content.govdelivery.com/accounts/FLFFWCC/bulletins/1691762 #fwclionfish David Garrett crowned Florida’s Lionfish King for removing 3,324...