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Missoulian
Wildlife Commission institutes mandatory trapper educationtraps for the 2019 season, while new trappers must complete trapper education s
Missoulian / Posted 14 hours ago
traps for the 2019 season, while new trappers must complete trapper education starting in 2018. The Montana Fish and Wildlife Commission passed the new trapping regulations at its meeting earlier this month in Helena. Montana Fish, Wildlife... Read more
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Peninsula Clarion
Larger commercial coho harvest sparks concern in Mat-Susix hours to allow for additional coho salmon passage, according to an emergenc
Peninsula Clarion / Posted 22 hours ago
six hours to allow for additional coho salmon passage, according to an emergency order issued Monday. The Mat-Su Fish and Wildlife Commission, a borough committee on Fish and Game issues, planned to meet Tuesday night with Fish and Game... Read more
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Loveland Reporter-Herald
County environmental board expresses worries about NISP wildlife planLarimer County commissioners on Tuesday based on their review of the draft plan
Loveland Reporter-Herald / Posted yesterday
Larimer County commissioners on Tuesday based on their review of the draft plan, which will be before Colorado Parks and Wildlife Commission for a vote in early September. The county commissioners took that input under advisement and, if... Read more
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Bay News 9 Tampa Bay
Group protests lack of charges in shark dragging video casebecame public of a group of boaters in the waters off Manatee County dragging a
Bay News 9 Tampa Bay / Posted 2 days ago
became public of a group of boaters in the waters off Manatee County dragging a shark behind a boat. The Florida Fish and Wildlife Commission said the video id being investigated. "Knowing that no charges have been filed, but it's more disturbing... Read more
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WPXI Pittsburgh
Fla. firefighter spears 409-pound grouperwhen he caught the fish. Florida Fish and Wildlife weighed the grouper and Tay
WPXI Pittsburgh / Posted 2 days ago
when he caught the fish. Florida Fish and Wildlife weighed the grouper and Taylor is waiting to hear whether it will take the record, according to WFTS. According to the Florida Fish and Wildlife Commission, however, the state record is 436 pou... Read more
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WSOC-TV Charlotte
Florida firefighter spears 409-pound grouperwhen he caught the fish. Florida Fish and Wildlife weighed the grouper and Tay
WSOC-TV Charlotte / Posted 3 days ago
when he caught the fish. Florida Fish and Wildlife weighed the grouper and Taylor is waiting to hear whether it will take the record, according to WFTS. According to the Florida Fish and Wildlife Commission, however, the state record is 436 pou... Read more
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WFTV 9 Orlando
Florida firefighter spears 409-pound grouperwhen he caught the fish. Florida Fish and Wildlife weighed the grouper and Tay
WFTV 9 Orlando / Posted 3 days ago
when he caught the fish. Florida Fish and Wildlife weighed the grouper and Taylor is waiting to hear whether it will take the record, according to WFTS. According to the Florida Fish and Wildlife Commission, however, the state record is 436 pou... Read more
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The Palm Beach Post
Florida firefighter spears 409-pound grouperwhen he caught the fish. Florida Fish and Wildlife weighed the grouper and Tay
The Palm Beach Post / Posted 3 days ago
when he caught the fish. Florida Fish and Wildlife weighed the grouper and Taylor is waiting to hear whether it will take the record, according to WFTS. According to the Florida Fish and Wildlife Commission, however, the state record is 436 pou... Read more
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Dayton Daily News
Florida firefighter spears 409-pound grouperwhen he caught the fish. Florida Fish and Wildlife weighed the grouper and Tay
Dayton Daily News / Posted 3 days ago
when he caught the fish. Florida Fish and Wildlife weighed the grouper and Taylor is waiting to hear whether it will take the record, according to WFTS. According to the Florida Fish and Wildlife Commission, however, the state record is 436 pou... Read more
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The Hamilton Journal News
Florida firefighter spears 409-pound grouperwhen he caught the fish. Florida Fish and Wildlife weighed the grouper and Tay
The Hamilton Journal News / Posted 3 days ago
when he caught the fish. Florida Fish and Wildlife weighed the grouper and Taylor is waiting to hear whether it will take the record, according to WFTS. According to the Florida Fish and Wildlife Commission, however, the state record is 436 pou... Read more
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The Palm Beach Post
PHOTO: Florida firefighter spears 409-pound grouperFlorida Fish and Wildlife weighed the grouper, and Taylor is waiting to hear on
The Palm Beach Post / Posted 3 days ago
Florida Fish and Wildlife weighed the grouper, and Taylor is waiting to hear on whether its the largest grouper speared, according to WFTS. According to the Florida Fish & Wildlife Commission, however, the state r... Read more
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Daily Mail
Four Florida hunters capture ginormous 11ft and 375lbs alligatorfirst launched in 1988, helps partially control the state's 1.3million gator po
Daily Mail / Posted 4 days ago
first launched in 1988, helps partially control the state's 1.3million gator population, according to the Florida Fish and Wildlife Commission. RELATED ARTICLES Trump urges the nation to 'heal' but he can't even spell it:...Trump thanks Bannon... Read more
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WPXI Pittsburgh
Hunters in Florida capture 12-foot gator days after 11-foot catchin 1988 partially to help control the state’s 1.3 million alligator population,
WPXI Pittsburgh / Posted 4 days ago
in 1988 partially to help control the state’s 1.3 million alligator population, according to the Florida Fish and Wildlife Commission. The state’s guide reads: “These special night hunts provide a thrilling, hands-on hunting adventure.... Read more
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WFTV 9 Orlando
Florida hunters capture 12-foot gator days after 11-foot catchin 1988 partially to help control the state’s 1.3 million alligator population,
WFTV 9 Orlando / Posted 5 days ago
in 1988 partially to help control the state’s 1.3 million alligator population, according to the Florida Fish and Wildlife Commission. The state’s guide reads: “These special night hunts provide a thrilling, hands-on hunting adventure.... Read more
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Springfield News-Sun
Florida hunters capture 12-foot gator days after 11-foot catchin 1988 partially to help control the state’s 1.3 million alligator population,
Springfield News-Sun / Posted 5 days ago
in 1988 partially to help control the state’s 1.3 million alligator population, according to the Florida Fish and Wildlife Commission. The state’s guide reads: “These special night hunts provide a thrilling, hands-on hunting adventure.... Read more
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Dayton Daily News
Florida hunters capture 12-foot gator days after 11-foot catchin 1988 partially to help control the state’s 1.3 million alligator population,
Dayton Daily News / Posted 5 days ago
in 1988 partially to help control the state’s 1.3 million alligator population, according to the Florida Fish and Wildlife Commission. The state’s guide reads: “These special night hunts provide a thrilling, hands-on hunting adventure.... Read more
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WPXI Pittsburgh
Florida hunters capture 12-foot gator days after 11-foot catchin 1988 partially to help control the state’s 1.3 million alligator population,
WPXI Pittsburgh / Posted 5 days ago
in 1988 partially to help control the state’s 1.3 million alligator population, according to the Florida Fish and Wildlife Commission. The state’s guide reads: “These special night hunts provide a thrilling, hands-on hunting adventure.... Read more
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The Hamilton Journal News
Florida hunters capture 12-foot gator days after 11-foot catchin 1988 partially to help control the state’s 1.3 million alligator population,
The Hamilton Journal News / Posted 5 days ago
in 1988 partially to help control the state’s 1.3 million alligator population, according to the Florida Fish and Wildlife Commission. The state’s guide reads: “These special night hunts provide a thrilling, hands-on hunting adventure.... Read more
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WSOC-TV Charlotte
Florida hunters capture 12-foot gator days after 11-foot catchin 1988 partially to help control the state’s 1.3 million alligator population,
WSOC-TV Charlotte / Posted 5 days ago
in 1988 partially to help control the state’s 1.3 million alligator population, according to the Florida Fish and Wildlife Commission. The state’s guide reads: “These special night hunts provide a thrilling, hands-on hunting adventure.... Read more
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The Palm Beach Post
Florida hunters capture 12-foot gator days after 11-foot catchin 1988 partially to help control the state’s 1.3 million alligator population,
The Palm Beach Post / Posted 5 days ago
in 1988 partially to help control the state’s 1.3 million alligator population, according to the Florida Fish and Wildlife Commission. The state’s guide reads: “These special night hunts provide a thrilling, hands-on hunting adventure.... Read more
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The Chattanoogan
Fishing Proposals, Elk Hunt Winners To Be Announced At August TFWC Meetingof the commercial fishing and sport fish proclamations will be presented at the
The Chattanoogan / Posted 5 days ago
of the commercial fishing and sport fish proclamations will be presented at the August meeting of the Tennessee Fish and Wildlife Commission. The meeting will be held Aug. 29-30 (Tuesday-Wednesday) at the Tennessee Wildlife Resources Agency’s... Read more
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The Palm Beach Post
PHOTO: Florida hunters capture, kill 11-foot, 375-pound gatorin 1988 partially to help control the state’s 1.3 million alligator population,
The Palm Beach Post / Posted 5 days ago
in 1988 partially to help control the state’s 1.3 million alligator population, according to the Florida Fish and Wildlife Commission. The state’s guide reads: “These special night hunts provide a thrilling, hands-on hunting adventure.... Read more
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San Antonio Express-News
Outdoors: Calendar, Aug. 176 p.m., Lion & Rose, 842 N.W. Loop 410. Nonmembers welcome. For more informatio
San Antonio Express-News / Posted 6 days ago
6 p.m., Lion & Rose, 842 N.W. Loop 410. Nonmembers welcome. For more information, click on townsa.org. Texas Parks & Wildlife Commission: Regular meeting, 9 a.m.-5 p.m., TPWD headquarters, Austin. Click on tpwd.texas.gov. Texas Trophy... Read more
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North Fort Myers Neighbor
New rules regarding burrowing owlsat the Palmetto-Pine Country Club last Thursday. In 2015, the Cape Coral City
North Fort Myers Neighbor / Posted 6 days ago
at the Palmetto-Pine Country Club last Thursday. In 2015, the Cape Coral City Council asked the CCCIA and the Florida Wildlife Commission to look at environmental regulations in the community for certain species, such as burrowing owls and... Read more
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Fort Myers Beach Bulletin & Observer
New rules regarding burrowing owlsat the Palmetto-Pine Country Club last Thursday. In 2015, the Cape Coral City
Fort Myers Beach Bulletin & Observer / Posted 6 days ago
at the Palmetto-Pine Country Club last Thursday. In 2015, the Cape Coral City Council asked the CCCIA and the Florida Wildlife Commission to look at environmental regulations in the community for certain species, such as burrowing owls and... Read more
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The Pine Island Eagle
New rules regarding burrowing owlsat the Palmetto-Pine Country Club last Thursday. In 2015, the Cape Coral City
The Pine Island Eagle / Posted 6 days ago
at the Palmetto-Pine Country Club last Thursday. In 2015, the Cape Coral City Council asked the CCCIA and the Florida Wildlife Commission to look at environmental regulations in the community for certain species, such as burrowing owls and... Read more
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CaptivaSanibel.com
New rules regarding burrowing owlsat the Palmetto-Pine Country Club last Thursday. In 2015, the Cape Coral City
CaptivaSanibel.com / Posted 6 days ago
at the Palmetto-Pine Country Club last Thursday. In 2015, the Cape Coral City Council asked the CCCIA and the Florida Wildlife Commission to look at environmental regulations in the community for certain species, such as burrowing owls and... Read more
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KTNV Las Vegas
Emergency deer, antelope hunts due to Nevada wildfiresRENO, Nev. (AP) - Nevada's Wildlife Commission has approved a series of emergen
KTNV Las Vegas / Posted 7 days ago
RENO, Nev. (AP) - Nevada's Wildlife Commission has approved a series of emergency hunting seasons this fall to help reduce antelope and mule deer populations in parts of northeast Nevada ravaged by wildfires State wildlife biologists say fires... Read more
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KTVN Reno
Emergency deer, antelope hunts due to Nevada to wildfiresRENO, Nev. (AP) - Nevada's Wildlife Commission has approved a series of emergen
KTVN Reno / Posted 7 days ago
RENO, Nev. (AP) - Nevada's Wildlife Commission has approved a series of emergency hunting seasons this fall to help reduce antelope and mule deer populations in parts of northeast Nevada ravaged by wildfires State wildlife biologists say fires... Read more
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KECI Missoula
Plan continues to rebuild trumpeter swan numbers in MontanaGranger Ranches each year since 2012 and plan to continue doing so until they s
KECI Missoula / Posted 7 days ago
Granger Ranches each year since 2012 and plan to continue doing so until they see swans nesting there. Last week, the Montana Fish and Wildlife Commission approved the release of five swans this fall and similar introductions each year until... Read more
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ABC Montana
Plan continues to rebuild trumpeter swan numbers in Montanaeach year since 2012 and plan to continue doing so until they see swans nesting
ABC Montana / Posted 7 days ago
each year since 2012 and plan to continue doing so until they see swans nesting there. Last week, the Montana Fish and Wildlife Commission approved the release of five swans this fall and similar introductions each year until 2021. Information... Read more
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KULR-8 Billings
Plan continues to rebuild trumpeter swan numbers in Montanaeach year since 2012 and plan to continue doing so until they see swans nesting
KULR-8 Billings / Posted 7 days ago
each year since 2012 and plan to continue doing so until they see swans nesting there. Last week, the Montana Fish and Wildlife Commission approved the release of five swans this fall and similar introductions each year until 2021. Information... Read more
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San Antonio Express-News
Plan continues to rebuild trumpeter swan numbers in Montanaeach year since 2012 and plan to continue doing so until they see swans nesting
San Antonio Express-News / Posted 7 days ago
each year since 2012 and plan to continue doing so until they see swans nesting there. Last week, the Montana Fish and Wildlife Commission approved the release of five swans this fall and similar introductions each year until 2021. Information... Read more
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WTSP-TV Tampa
After red tide scare, loggerhead sea turtle released into gulfrecovering. Loggerhead sea turtles that get sick after being exposed to red ti
WTSP-TV Tampa / Posted 7 days ago
recovering. Loggerhead sea turtles that get sick after being exposed to red tide often take long periods of time to recover. According to the Fish and Wildlife Commission, it can take up to 50 days for toxins to leave their system. © 2017 W... Read more
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Orlando Sentinel
Florida's gator hunt kicks off; competition expected to be fiercethan usual. This year, there have been at least 17 reports of people being bitt
Orlando Sentinel / Posted 7 days ago
than usual. This year, there have been at least 17 reports of people being bitten by alligators. Last year, the Fish and Wildlife Commission reported seven for the entire year, but Sapp said the agency only reports those that are unprovoked. She... Read more
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Cape Coral Daily Breeze
New rules regarding burrowing owlsat the Palmetto-Pine Country Club last Thursday. In 2015, the Cape Coral City
Cape Coral Daily Breeze / Posted 7 days ago
at the Palmetto-Pine Country Club last Thursday. In 2015, the Cape Coral City Council asked the CCCIA and the Florida Wildlife Commission to look at environmental regulations in the community for certain species, such as burrowing owls and... Read more
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WBTV Charlotte
Rollover wreck shuts down I-85 loop in Gastoniaaround 10:30 p.m. at The Farm and Garden Services business on Light Street. Ca
WBTV Charlotte / Posted 10 days ago
around 10:30 p.m. at The Farm and Garden Services business on Light Street. Catawba College professor to serve on state wildlife commissionCatawba College professor to serve on state wildlife commission Dr. Joe Poston, an Associate Professor of... Read more
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WBTV Charlotte
Fire sparks, damages Statesville businessaround 10:30 p.m. at The Farm and Garden Services business on Light Street. Ca
WBTV Charlotte / Posted 10 days ago
around 10:30 p.m. at The Farm and Garden Services business on Light Street. Catawba College professor to serve on state wildlife commissionCatawba College professor to serve on state wildlife commission Dr. Joe Poston, an Associate Professor of... Read more
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WBTV Charlotte
Cleveland man shot, killed in SalisburyCatawba College professor to serve on state wildlife commissionCatawba College
WBTV Charlotte / Posted 10 days ago
Catawba College professor to serve on state wildlife commissionCatawba College professor to serve on state wildlife commission Dr. Joe Poston, an Associate Professor of Biology at Catawba College, has been appointed by the N.C. Wildlife Resources... Read more
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The Daily Sentinel
The great adventurefrom the public eye. Not in secrecy, but simply because few people questioned t
The Daily Sentinel / Posted 10 days ago
from the public eye. Not in secrecy, but simply because few people questioned the wisdom of game wardens, biologists or wildlife commissioners to make the right decision. That’s changed over the years, thanks largely to such contentious issues... Read more
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WTSP-TV Tampa
Taxpayers may help fund MTV's 'Siesta Key'show, Alex Kompothecras, has drawn for his connection to a pair of videos alleg
WTSP-TV Tampa / Posted 13 days ago
show, Alex Kompothecras, has drawn for his connection to a pair of videos allegedly showing animal abuse. Florida's Fish & Wildlife Commission is investigating the star's role in an incident involving the on-camera fatal shooting of a shark, as... Read more
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San Antonio Express-News
State considers life raft for beleaguered oystersacres of public oyster reefs in the state, TPWD officials said. At its Aug. 24
San Antonio Express-News / Posted 14 days ago
acres of public oyster reefs in the state, TPWD officials said. At its Aug. 24 meeting in Austin, the Texas Parks and Wildlife Commission will hear public comment on the proposals and vote to adopt, modify or reject all or part of the package.... Read more
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Sun-Sentinel
More videos surface as investigators probe shooting and dragging of sharksdragged behind a speeding powerboat. The shark videos sparked international ou
Sun-Sentinel / Posted 16 days ago
dragged behind a speeding powerboat. The shark videos sparked international outrage, led to an investigation by the state wildlife commission and engulfed MTV’s reality show “Siesta Key” when one of the stars was accused of being involved. Angry... Read more
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ABC 7 Gulfshore News
Angler reels in big invasive fish in Cape Coral canalcaught a nearly two-foot fish normally found in an aquarium. Not only should t
ABC 7 Gulfshore News / Posted 16 days ago
caught a nearly two-foot fish normally found in an aquarium. Not only should the fish be in a tank, but Florida Fish and Wildlife Commission (FWC) officials said it's invasive. “It was awesome," Eric Snyder said. "[I] couldn’t believe it when I... Read more
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NBC 2 Fort Myers
Angler reels in big invasive fish in Cape Coral canalcaught a nearly two-foot fish normally found in an aquarium. Not only should t
NBC 2 Fort Myers / Posted 16 days ago
caught a nearly two-foot fish normally found in an aquarium. Not only should the fish be in a tank, but Florida Fish and Wildlife Commission (FWC) officials said it's invasive. “It was awesome," Eric Snyder said. "[I] couldn’t believe it when I... Read more
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Orlando Sentinel
Shark-abuse videos spur call for new protections in Floridathe state has no size limits. Spinner sharks must be at least 54 inches to be p
Orlando Sentinel / Posted 16 days ago
the state has no size limits. Spinner sharks must be at least 54 inches to be pulled in. In their joint statement, the wildlife commission and the State Attorney's Office asked for public “understanding and patience.” “These investigations are... Read more
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The Tampa Tribune
Report: MTV 'Siesta Key' star suspected of shooting hammerheadKompothecras and MTV have said that he was not one of the four men on that boat
The Tampa Tribune / Posted 16 days ago
Kompothecras and MTV have said that he was not one of the four men on that boat being investigated by the Florida Fish and Wildlife Commission. Still, Kompothecras and the cable network received criticism after Kompothecras admitted in an online... Read more
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Arkansas Democrat-Gazette
Texas ranchers, oilmen in water feudprodigious Comanche Springs, just east of Balmorhea, to barely a trickle. Hugh
Arkansas Democrat-Gazette / Posted 17 days ago
prodigious Comanche Springs, just east of Balmorhea, to barely a trickle. Hughes, a former chairman of the Texas Parks and Wildlife Commission, and his team were seeking approval of their plans from the Culberson County Groundwater Conservation... Read more
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WPXI Pittsburgh
Man shoots shark with gun, laughs as it bleedsthen laughs. Like the previous two videos, which also brought mass outrage from
WPXI Pittsburgh / Posted 18 days ago
then laughs. Like the previous two videos, which also brought mass outrage from social media users, the Florida Fish and Wildlife Commission is investigating the shark-shooting video. >> Read more trending news South Florida animal activist... Read more
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Dayton Daily News
VIDEO: Man shoots shark with gun, laughs as it bleedsthen laughs. Like the previous two videos, which also brought mass outrage from
Dayton Daily News / Posted 18 days ago
then laughs. Like the previous two videos, which also brought mass outrage from social media users, the Florida Fish and Wildlife Commission is investigating the shark-shooting video. South Florida animal activist Russ Rector told the Miami... Read more
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