Posts Tagged ‘FWC’

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    March “Outta’ the Woods” by Tony Young: It’s time to be talkin’ turkey

    Feb 27, 15 • 55 Views • Fishing & WildlifeComments Off

    March “Outta’ the Woods” By Tony Young It’s time to be talkin’ turkey Hopefully, you’ve already started brushing up on your turkey calling ’cause spring gobbler season is here. Whether you prefer to use a mouth call, box call, slate or any...

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    FWC achieves re-accreditation

    Feb 25, 15 • 72 Views • Fishing & WildlifeComments Off

    FWC achieves re-accreditation The Florida Fish and Wildlife Conservation Commission’s (FWC) Division of Law Enforcement received recognition today at a ceremony in Daytona Beach for completing the review process to maintain its accreditation status. The FWC...

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    Plan for conserving 60 Florida species ready for input

    Feb 24, 15 • 129 Views • Fishing & WildlifeComments Off

    Plan for conserving 60 Florida species ready for input The Florida Fish and Wildlife Conservation Commission (FWC) has released a draft plan to conserve 60 fish and wildlife species, including the Florida burrowing owl, roseate spoonbill, Big Cypress fox...

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    FWC Names 2015 Officer of the Year

    Feb 24, 15 • 173 Views • Fishing & Wildlife, Homepg SliderComments Off

    FWC Names 2015 Officer of the Year The Florida Fish and Wildlife Conservation Commission (FWC) named Officer George Reynaud its 2015 Officer of the Year. Born and raised in Miami-Dade County, where he now patrols, Reynaud uses his local knowledge to protect...

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    Snook reopens in Atlantic state waters

    Jan 28, 15 • 97 Views • Environment, Fishing & WildlifeComments Off

    Snook reopens in Atlantic state waters The recreational harvest season for snook reopens on Feb. 1 in Florida’s Atlantic coastal and inland waters (from the Miami-Dade/Monroe county line north), including Lake Okeechobee and the Kissimmee River. The season...

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    FWC to meet Feb. 4-5 in Jacksonville

    Jan 28, 15 • 87 Views • EnvironmentComments Off

    FWC to meet Feb. 4-5 in Jacksonville The Florida Fish and Wildlife Conservation Commission (FWC) will meet Feb. 4-5 in Jacksonville at the Hyatt Regency, 225 E.Coastline Dr. The sessions on Wednesday and Thursday both start at 8:30 a.m. The public is invited...

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    FWC Fish Busters’ Bulletin: Inspiring Young Anglers

    Jul 1, 14 • 370 Views • Fishing & WildlifeComments Off

    Florida Fish Busters’ Bulletin: Inspiring Young Anglers By Bob Wattendorf The Florida Fish and Wildlife Conservation Commission (FWC) encourages families and young anglers to try a diversity of freshwater fishing locations and techniques to catch a variety...

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    FWC, partners use Internet to protect wide variety of wildlife

    Jun 24, 14 • 279 Views • Fishing & WildlifeComments Off

    The Florida Fish and Wildlife Conservation Commission (FWC) recently concluded a joint operation with partner agencies designed to protect the environment, lawful businesses and public safety. During the four-day “Operation Wild Web” operation, officers...

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    FWC to Meet June 17-19 in Fort Myers

    Jun 9, 14 • 325 Views • EnvironmentComments Off

    The Florida Fish and Wildlife Conservation Commission (FWC) will meet June 17-19 at the Crowne Plaza, 13051 Bell Tower Drive, Fort Myers. The half-day discussion session June 17 starts at 1 p.m., while the full-day business sessions on the 18th and 19th start...

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    Snook to reopen in Gulf state waters

    Feb 25, 14 • 377 Views • EnvironmentComments Off

    The recreational harvest season for one of Florida’s premier game fish, snook, reopens on March 1 in Florida’s Gulf of Mexico state and adjacent federal waters, including Everglades National Park and Monroe County. The season will remain open through...