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2014/08/30 18:20
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MIAMI - Wildlife authorities in Florida caught a man who killed and ate 15 gopher tortoises and planned to slaughter 11 more of the threatened reptiles, a spokeswoman said on Thursday. The Florida...
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2014/08/30 04:34
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The unexpected death of a rare crocodile at the hands of state trappers has wildlife managers rethinking capture policies for the protected species. Though familiar to many residents in a waterfront...
2014/08/30 00:30
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A stolen rifle has cost the Florida Fish and Wildlife Conservation Commission suspension from a federal program that provides military equipment to law enforcement agencies. The M-16 rifle, left...
2014/08/29 18:33
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Thousands of people will flock to Central Florida's coast with beach towels for a hot — sometimes rainy — Labor Day weekend. In turn, Central Florida's law officers will be out in full force;...
2014/08/29 16:51
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Driving along Indiantown Road in western Palm Beach County last January, Nicole Verticchio saw an astonishing sight: A large black bear ambling east along the side of the road. "I'm from Pennsylvania...
2014/08/29 15:51
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The Pentagon has banned 145 law enforcement agencies from receiving surplus military weapons and supplies, part of a program under scrutiny after police in combat gear responded to protests in...
2014/08/29 13:17
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The crocodile, which measures a whopping 12-foot-10, was nabbed after traps were set Thursday night in a canal near the area where the two swimmers were bitten last weekend, Florida Fish and Wildlife...
2014/08/29 12:50
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Florida Governor Charlie Crist (R) helps members of the Florida Fish and Wildlife Conservation Commission, the United States Fish and Wildlife Service, the United States Geological Survey, the Miami...
2014/08/29 11:28
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... 28, 2014) The Sconset Beach Preservation Fund has been ordered to pay $16,500 in penalties by the state Department of Environmental Protection for unauthorized work completed this past winter on...
2014/08/29 04:05
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The Florida Fish and Wildlife Conservation Commission has announced new limits for oyster harvesting in Apalachicola Bay. In an effort to replenish the oyster population, all recreational harvesting...
2014/08/29 03:46
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By James Lomuscio The spirit of the late Allen Raymond was present in the hearts of many—as well as on the huge, outdoor video screen—during tonight’s ribbon cutting for the new Westport Weston...
2014/08/28 21:31
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Two pygmy sperm whales died after beaching themselves on St. Augustine Beach, near the Ocean Trace beach access, Thursday afternoon, according to the Florida Fish and Wildlife Conservation...
2014/08/28 15:48
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A woman shares a tender moment with her pet during international dog sled race 'Zavirukha' (Snow Storm) in the Belarus capital Minsk on February 22, 2014. About 140 athletes from Belarus, Russia,...
2014/08/28 15:18
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The Melbourne Beach Town Commission unanimously adopted last week a resolution urging state officials to ban chumming and shark fishing within 300 yards of the beach, within town limits. Local 6 news...
2014/08/28 04:42
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General Secretary of the National Union of Public Workers (NUPW), Dennis Clarke, is keeping his fingers crossed that next month the new Employment Rights Tribunal will hear the matter involving the...
2014/08/28 02:48
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LONGMONT — Applause and a standing ovation greeted the 7-0 vote Tuesday night by the Longmont City Council to appeal Boulder County District Court Judge D.D. Mallard's ruling in July that said...
2014/08/28 01:18
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A Boulder District judge who in July struck down Longmont's voter-approved fracking ban on Wednesday tossed Lafayette's charter amendment banning all oil and gas activity in the city. Lafayette...
2014/08/28 00:48
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... Anadarko Petroleum Corp., which is poised to submit applications to drill for oil and gas in Loveland, has received the Outstanding Operations Award for Environmental Protection from the Colorado...
2014/08/28 00:34
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After a six-year process, 20 new coral species have been added to the threatened list under the Endangered Species Act, the National Oceanic and Atmospheric Administration announced Wednesday. The...
2014/08/28 00:11
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Boaters urged to attend anchoring meetings in Florida The Florida Fish and Wildlife Conservation Commission is conducting two public workshops on possible changes to Florida’s anchoring laws. BoatUS...
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