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KXXV Waco
East Texans get ready for hunting season with safety educationsaid what they want to see is people enjoying the outdoors, but only if they ca
East Texans get ready for hunting season with safety education
KXXV Waco / Posted 5 hours ago
said what they want to see is people enjoying the outdoors, but only if they can do it safely. The Texas Parks and Wildlife Commission adopted a suite of changes to this year’s deer and dove hunting regulations that includes increasing dove... Read more
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KPLC Lake Charles
East Texans get ready for hunting season with safety educationsaid what they want to see is people enjoying the outdoors, but only if they ca
East Texans get ready for hunting season with safety education
KPLC Lake Charles / Posted 5 hours ago
said what they want to see is people enjoying the outdoors, but only if they can do it safely. The Texas Parks and Wildlife Commission adopted a suite of changes to this year’s deer and dove hunting regulations that includes increasing dove... Read more
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The Rhinelander Daily News
SWAT teams subdue armed, suicidal man in Vilas Countythat if he saw law enforcement he would shoot them. Drones from Vilas County an
SWAT teams subdue armed, suicidal man in Vilas County
The Rhinelander Daily News / Posted 16 hours ago
that if he saw law enforcement he would shoot them. Drones from Vilas County and GLIFWIC (Great Lakes Indian Fish and Wildlife Commission) were also deployed to assist in locating the subject. A plane from the Department of Natural Resources... Read more
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ABC Montana
45 homes still evacuated due to the Copper King firetraining and information to Montanans impacted by the recent closure of the Yel
45 homes still evacuated due to the Copper King fire
ABC Montana / Posted yesterday
training and information to Montanans impacted by the recent closure of the Yellowstone River. The Montana Fish & Wildlife Commission last week closed the river to all recreational activity between Gardiner and Laurel due to the contagious... Read more
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ABC Montana
Lower Ruby fishing restrictions liftedtraining and information to Montanans impacted by the recent closure of the Yel
Lower Ruby fishing restrictions lifted
ABC Montana / Posted yesterday
training and information to Montanans impacted by the recent closure of the Yellowstone River. The Montana Fish & Wildlife Commission last week closed the river to all recreational activity between Gardiner and Laurel due to the contagious... Read more
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ABC Montana
Wildfire burning near Butte increases in sizetraining and information to Montanans impacted by the recent closure of the Yel
Wildfire burning near Butte increases in size
ABC Montana / Posted yesterday
training and information to Montanans impacted by the recent closure of the Yellowstone River. The Montana Fish & Wildlife Commission last week closed the river to all recreational activity between Gardiner and Laurel due to the contagious... Read more
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ABC Montana
Gov. Bullock activates 'Rapid Response Unit' for Yellowstone River closuretraining and information to Montanans impacted by the recent closure of the Yel
Gov. Bullock activates 'Rapid Response Unit' for Yellowstone River closure
ABC Montana / Posted yesterday
training and information to Montanans impacted by the recent closure of the Yellowstone River. The Montana Fish & Wildlife Commission last week closed the river to all recreational activity between Gardiner and Laurel due to the contagious... Read more
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The Chattanoogan
New Opportunities Offered For 2016 Elk Hunting Permit Winnerslands within Anderson, Campbell, Claiborne, Morgan, and Scott counties. Also n
New Opportunities Offered For 2016 Elk Hunting Permit Winners
The Chattanoogan / Posted yesterday
lands within Anderson, Campbell, Claiborne, Morgan, and Scott counties. Also new for this year, the Tennessee Fish and Wildlife Commission approved the addition of an archery only elk hunt which will be held Oct. 3-7. Selected for the archery... Read more
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The Seattle Times
Profanity Peak wolf pack in state’s gun sights after rancher turns out cattle on denhas killed six wolves in the pack under the authorization of Director Jim Uns­w
Profanity Peak wolf pack in state’s gun sights after rancher turns out cattle on den
The Seattle Times / Posted 2 days ago
has killed six wolves in the pack under the authorization of Director Jim Uns­worth. He is appointed by the state Fish and Wildlife Commission, which in turn is appointed by the governor and confirmed by the state Senate. Donny Martorello, the... Read more
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Char-Koosta News
Public invited to comment on fishing regulation adjustmentswith others, are available for review and comment on the FWP website at fwp.mt.
Public invited to comment on fishing regulation adjustments
Char-Koosta News / Posted 2 days ago
with others, are available for review and comment on the FWP website at fwp.mt.gov through Sept. 12 at 5pm, and the Fish & Wildlife Commission will make final decisions on the regulations at their Oct. 13 meeting in Helena. Comments may also be... Read more
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The Rhinelander Daily News
SWAT teams subdue armed, suicidal man in Vilas Countythat if he saw law enforcement, he would shoot them. Drones from Vilas County a
SWAT teams subdue armed, suicidal man in Vilas County
The Rhinelander Daily News / Posted 2 days ago
that if he saw law enforcement, he would shoot them. Drones from Vilas County and GLIFWIC (Great Lakes Indian Fish and Wildlife Commission) were also deployed to assist locate the subject. A plane from the Department of Natural Resources was... Read more
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WAOW Wausau
Vilas County man arrested after standoff with SWAT teamThe handgun was recovered. No one was injured. The Vilas County Sheriff's Off
Vilas County man arrested after standoff with SWAT team
WAOW Wausau / Posted 3 days ago
The handgun was recovered. No one was injured. The Vilas County Sheriff's Office was assisted by Oneida County Sheriff, Rhinelander PD, Eagle River PD, Great Lakes Indian Fish and Wildlife Commission, Wisconsin DNR and Eagle River... Read more
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Brainerd Dispatch
Tribes, businesses react to Mille Lacs walleye shutdownthe catch-and-release season went over an established harvest limit by 16,676 p
Tribes, businesses react to Mille Lacs walleye shutdown
Brainerd Dispatch / Posted 3 days ago
the catch-and-release season went over an established harvest limit by 16,676 pounds. The Great Lakes Indian Fish and Wildlife Commission is one of the main bodies with which the DNR negotiates the harvest limits as part of the Fisheries... Read more
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Local 6 Orlando
Orange County considering bear-proof trash cansdown on human and bear encounters. According to the Orlando Sentinel, Orange C
Orange County considering bear-proof trash cans
Local 6 Orlando / Posted 3 days ago
down on human and bear encounters. According to the Orlando Sentinel, Orange County plans to apply for a $25,000 Fish and Wildlife Commission grant to help residents buy bear-resistant trash cans. In addition, the county would match the grant... Read more
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The Manteca Bulletin
Environmentalists oppose increasing bass fishing limitswalleye, and catfish. Removal of size and bag limits of these predators was fir
Environmentalists oppose increasing bass fishing limits
The Manteca Bulletin / Posted 3 days ago
walleye, and catfish. Removal of size and bag limits of these predators was first implemented by the Washington Fish and Wildlife Commission in 2015, and more recently approved by the Oregon Department of Fish and Wildlife in coordination with... Read more
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San Antonio Express-News
Terry Hershey: 'A force of nature for nature'not just Houston that benefitted from Hershey's work. So has the state of Texas
Terry Hershey: 'A force of nature for nature'
San Antonio Express-News / Posted 4 days ago
not just Houston that benefitted from Hershey's work. So has the state of Texas. A former member of the Texas Parks and Wildlife Commission, Hershey was a powerful advocate for state parks, demanding that passive recreation - things like hiking... Read more
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The Palm Beach Post
Florida infant survives in air pocket after boat overturns"A boating accident that severe, with that much damage, could've been a lot wor
Florida infant survives in air pocket after boat overturns
The Palm Beach Post / Posted 4 days ago
"A boating accident that severe, with that much damage, could've been a lot worse. The air pocket in the boat and the life jacket saved her life." All of the family members were all right with the Florida Wildlife Commission investigating the cr... Read more
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Newsmax
Toddler Found in Air Pocket Under Capsized Boat After Hourmuch damage could have been a lot worse. Air pocket in the boat and a life jack
Toddler Found in Air Pocket Under Capsized Boat After Hour
Newsmax / Posted 4 days ago
much damage could have been a lot worse. Air pocket in the boat and a life jacket I would say saved her life." The Florida Wildlife Commission, which assisted in the rescue along with the U.S. Coast Guard and Brevard County Sheriff’s Office, is... Read more
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The Chattanoogan
Wildlife Officer Of The Year Awards Announced In East TennesseeHighway Patrol with a search for an individual on the North Cumberland Wildlife
Wildlife Officer Of The Year Awards Announced In East Tennessee
The Chattanoogan / Posted 4 days ago
Highway Patrol with a search for an individual on the North Cumberland Wildlife Management Area; and assisting the Florida Wildlife Commission by serving two criminal summons. Officer Roberson is also dedicated in educating the public and in... Read more
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North Fort Myers Neighbor
Four rescued after boat rolls over off Fort Myers Beachto be operator error as no other watercraft or obstruction in the water was inv
Four rescued after boat rolls over off Fort Myers Beach
North Fort Myers Neighbor / Posted 4 days ago
to be operator error as no other watercraft or obstruction in the water was involved," officials said in a release. Florida Fish & Wildlife Commission was the lead agency on the crash. The overturned Nor-Tec was recovered without further inci... Read more
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Fort Myers Beach Bulletin & Observer
Four rescued after boat rolls over off Fort Myers Beachto be operator error as no other watercraft or obstruction in the water was inv
Four rescued after boat rolls over off Fort Myers Beach
Fort Myers Beach Bulletin & Observer / Posted 4 days ago
to be operator error as no other watercraft or obstruction in the water was involved," officials said in a release. Florida Fish & Wildlife Commission was the lead agency on the crash. The overturned Nor-Tec was recovered without further inci... Read more
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Lehigh Acres Citizen
Four rescued after boat rolls over off Fort Myers Beachto be operator error as no other watercraft or obstruction in the water was inv
Four rescued after boat rolls over off Fort Myers Beach
Lehigh Acres Citizen / Posted 4 days ago
to be operator error as no other watercraft or obstruction in the water was involved," officials said in a release. Florida Fish & Wildlife Commission was the lead agency on the crash. The overturned Nor-Tec was recovered without further inci... Read more
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The Pine Island Eagle
Four rescued after boat rolls over off Fort Myers Beachto be operator error as no other watercraft or obstruction in the water was inv
Four rescued after boat rolls over off Fort Myers Beach
The Pine Island Eagle / Posted 4 days ago
to be operator error as no other watercraft or obstruction in the water was involved," officials said in a release. Florida Fish & Wildlife Commission was the lead agency on the crash. The overturned Nor-Tec was recovered without further inci... Read more
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CaptivaSanibel.com
Four rescued after boat rolls over off Fort Myers Beachto be operator error as no other watercraft or obstruction in the water was inv
Four rescued after boat rolls over off Fort Myers Beach
CaptivaSanibel.com / Posted 4 days ago
to be operator error as no other watercraft or obstruction in the water was involved," officials said in a release. Florida Fish & Wildlife Commission was the lead agency on the crash. The overturned Nor-Tec was recovered without further inci... Read more
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KFVS 12 Cape Girardeau
Officials: Gator acted in 'predatory manner' toward child killed at Disney lake(CNN) - Florida's investigation into the deadly Disney gator attack in June is
Officials: Gator acted in 'predatory manner' toward child killed at Disney lake
KFVS 12 Cape Girardeau / Posted 5 days ago
(CNN) - Florida's investigation into the deadly Disney gator attack in June is closer to its end. The Florida Fish and Wildlife Commission says little could be done to prevent what happened. The report says the gator acted in a "predatory manner"... Read more
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Live 5 News Charleston
Gator acted in 'predatory manner' toward child killed at Disney lake(CNN) - Florida's investigation into the deadly Disney gator attack in June is
Gator acted in 'predatory manner' toward child killed at Disney lake
Live 5 News Charleston / Posted 5 days ago
(CNN) - Florida's investigation into the deadly Disney gator attack in June is closer to its end. The Florida Fish and Wildlife Commission says little could be done to prevent what happened. The report says the gator acted in a "predatory manner"... Read more
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WLTX-TV Columbia
Father Fought with Gator Before It Pulled Young Son Into Lagoon" The search lasted well over 16 hours and was conducted by members of the She
Father Fought with Gator Before It Pulled Young Son Into Lagoon
WLTX-TV Columbia / Posted 5 days ago
" The search lasted well over 16 hours and was conducted by members of the Sheriff's Office and the Florida Fish and Wildlife Commission. Searchers and divers used sonar in their attempts to find the toddler. The boy was near his family when... Read more
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WCNC Charlotte
Father fought with gator before it pulled young son into lagoon" The search lasted well over 16 hours and was conducted by members of the She
Father fought with gator before it pulled young son into lagoon
WCNC Charlotte / Posted 5 days ago
" The search lasted well over 16 hours and was conducted by members of the Sheriff's Office and the Florida Fish and Wildlife Commission. Searchers and divers used sonar in their attempts to find the toddler. The boy was near his family when... Read more
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The Kitsap Sun
Toddler found floating in air pocket under capsized boatcould have been a lot worse. Air pocket in the boat and a life jacket I would s
Toddler found floating in air pocket under capsized boat
The Kitsap Sun / Posted 5 days ago
could have been a lot worse. Air pocket in the boat and a life jacket I would say saved her life.” The Florida Fish and Wildlife Commission will handle the crash investigation. In addition to the Cocoa Police Department, the U.S. Coast Guard and... Read more
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Wichita Falls Times Record News
Toddler found floating in air pocket under capsized boatcould have been a lot worse. Air pocket in the boat and a life jacket I would s
Toddler found floating in air pocket under capsized boat
Wichita Falls Times Record News / Posted 5 days ago
could have been a lot worse. Air pocket in the boat and a life jacket I would say saved her life.” The Florida Fish and Wildlife Commission will handle the crash investigation. In addition to the Cocoa Police Department, the U.S. Coast Guard and... Read more
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The Record Searchlight
Toddler found floating in air pocket under capsized boatcould have been a lot worse. Air pocket in the boat and a life jacket I would s
Toddler found floating in air pocket under capsized boat
The Record Searchlight / Posted 5 days ago
could have been a lot worse. Air pocket in the boat and a life jacket I would say saved her life.” The Florida Fish and Wildlife Commission will handle the crash investigation. In addition to the Cocoa Police Department, the U.S. Coast Guard and... Read more
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WXIA-TV Atlanta
Father fought with gator before it pulled young son into lagoon" The search lasted well over 16 hours and was conducted by members of the She
Father fought with gator before it pulled young son into lagoon
WXIA-TV Atlanta / Posted 5 days ago
" The search lasted well over 16 hours and was conducted by members of the Sheriff's Office and the Florida Fish and Wildlife Commission. Searchers and divers used sonar in their attempts to find the toddler. The boy was near his family when... Read more
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First Coast News
Father fought with gator before it pulled young son into lagoon" The search lasted well over 16 hours and was conducted by members of the She
Father fought with gator before it pulled young son into lagoon
First Coast News / Posted 5 days ago
" The search lasted well over 16 hours and was conducted by members of the Sheriff's Office and the Florida Fish and Wildlife Commission. Searchers and divers used sonar in their attempts to find the toddler. The boy was near his family when... Read more
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Detroit Free Press
Toddler found floating in air pocket under capsized boatcould have been a lot worse. Air pocket in the boat and a life jacket I would s
Toddler found floating in air pocket under capsized boat
Detroit Free Press / Posted 5 days ago
could have been a lot worse. Air pocket in the boat and a life jacket I would say saved her life.” The Florida Fish and Wildlife Commission will handle the crash investigation. In addition to the Cocoa Police Department, the U.S. Coast Guard and... Read more
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11 News Houston
Toddler found floating in air pocket under capsized boatcould have been a lot worse. Air pocket in the boat and a life jacket I would s
Toddler found floating in air pocket under capsized boat
11 News Houston / Posted 5 days ago
could have been a lot worse. Air pocket in the boat and a life jacket I would say saved her life.” The Florida Fish and Wildlife Commission will handle the crash investigation. In addition to the Cocoa Police Department, the U.S. Coast Guard and... Read more
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The Palm Beach Post
Weird Florida throwback: Psychedelic mushrooms and alligators...and Jacob Russell, 20, with the juvenile’s name unreleased and a woman with the
Weird Florida throwback: Psychedelic mushrooms and alligators...
The Palm Beach Post / Posted 5 days ago
and Jacob Russell, 20, with the juvenile’s name unreleased and a woman with the group not being booked. According to the wildlife commission, the group had psilocybin mushrooms in the bag while one of the men was holding a 2-foot alligator that... Read more
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Cape Coral Daily Breeze
Four rescued after boat rolls over off Fort Myers Beachto be operator error as no other watercraft or obstruction in the water was inv
Four rescued after boat rolls over off Fort Myers Beach
Cape Coral Daily Breeze / Posted 5 days ago
to be operator error as no other watercraft or obstruction in the water was involved," officials said in a release. Florida Fish & Wildlife Commission was the lead agency on the crash. The overturned Nor-Tec was recovered without further inci... Read more
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Fort Myers Beach Bulletin & Observer
Four rescued after boat rolls over in waters off Fort Myers Beachto be operator error as no other watercraft or obstruction in the water was inv
Four rescued after boat rolls over in waters off Fort Myers Beach
Fort Myers Beach Bulletin & Observer / Posted 5 days ago
to be operator error as no other watercraft or obstruction in the water was involved," officials said in a release. Florida Fish & Wildlife Commission was the lead agency on the crash. The overturned Nor-Tec was recovered without further inci... Read more
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USA Today
Toddler found floating in air pocket under capsized boatcould have been a lot worse. Air pocket in the boat and a life jacket I would s
Toddler found floating in air pocket under capsized boat
USA Today / Posted 5 days ago
could have been a lot worse. Air pocket in the boat and a life jacket I would say saved her life.” The Florida Fish and Wildlife Commission will handle the crash investigation. In addition to the Cocoa Police Department, the U.S. Coast Guard and... Read more
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Daily Mail
Toddler is rescued an HOUR after boat crashed and overturnedall four are expected to be fine. The Brevard County Sheriff’s Office, Cocoa F
Toddler is rescued an HOUR after boat crashed and overturned
Daily Mail / Posted 5 days ago
all four are expected to be fine. The Brevard County Sheriff’s Office, Cocoa Fire Rescue, US Coast Guard and The Florida Wildlife Commission assisted with the rescue, according to the Cocoa police. The wildlife commission is investigating the... Read more
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The Daily Sentinel
Predator pushbackthat can often be disrupted by human disturbance,” he said. The Piceance proje
Predator pushback
The Daily Sentinel / Posted 5 days ago
that can often be disrupted by human disturbance,” he said. The Piceance project will be subject to an environmental assessment process and public comment period. It’s expected to be considered by the state Parks and Wildlife Commission in Decem... Read more
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The Hamilton Journal News
Toddler found floating in air pocket under flipped boat hour...a separate boat, four Cocoa officers entered the water and quickly pulled two a
Toddler found floating in air pocket under flipped boat hour...
The Hamilton Journal News / Posted 6 days ago
a separate boat, four Cocoa officers entered the water and quickly pulled two adults and an infant to safety. The Florida Wildlife Commission, U.S. Coast Guard and Brevard County Sheriff’s Office also responded and assisted in the search for a... Read more
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Dayton Daily News
Toddler found floating in air pocket under flipped boat hour...a separate boat, four Cocoa officers entered the water and quickly pulled two a
Toddler found floating in air pocket under flipped boat hour...
Dayton Daily News / Posted 6 days ago
a separate boat, four Cocoa officers entered the water and quickly pulled two adults and an infant to safety. The Florida Wildlife Commission, U.S. Coast Guard and Brevard County Sheriff’s Office also responded and assisted in the search for a... Read more
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Springfield News-Sun
Toddler found floating in air pocket under flipped boat hour...a separate boat, four Cocoa officers entered the water and quickly pulled two a
Toddler found floating in air pocket under flipped boat hour...
Springfield News-Sun / Posted 6 days ago
a separate boat, four Cocoa officers entered the water and quickly pulled two adults and an infant to safety. The Florida Wildlife Commission, U.S. Coast Guard and Brevard County Sheriff’s Office also responded and assisted in the search for a... Read more
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ajc.com
Toddler found floating in air pocket under flipped boat hour...a separate boat, four Cocoa officers entered the water and quickly pulled two a
Toddler found floating in air pocket under flipped boat hour...
ajc.com / Posted 6 days ago
a separate boat, four Cocoa officers entered the water and quickly pulled two adults and an infant to safety. The Florida Wildlife Commission, U.S. Coast Guard and Brevard County Sheriff’s Office also responded and assisted in the search for a... Read more
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The Palm Beach Post
Toddler found floating in air pocket under flipped boat hour...a separate boat, four Cocoa officers entered the water and quickly pulled two a
Toddler found floating in air pocket under flipped boat hour...
The Palm Beach Post / Posted 6 days ago
a separate boat, four Cocoa officers entered the water and quickly pulled two adults and an infant to safety. The Florida Wildlife Commission, U.S. Coast Guard and Brevard County Sheriff’s Office also responded and assisted in the search for a... Read more
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The Florida Times-Union
Outdoors calendar■ Florida Wildlife Commission Meeting, Sept. 8-9, World Golf Village Renaissanc
Outdoors calendar
The Florida Times-Union / Posted 7 days ago
■ Florida Wildlife Commission Meeting, Sept. 8-9, World Golf Village Renaissance Resort, St. Augustine. Info: myFWC.com. ■ Anglers for a Cure Inshore Slam Fishing Tournament, Sept. 10, Vilano Beach Public Boat Ramp. Info: (904) 305-1599 or... Read more
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Local 6 Orlando
Teens rescued after boat takes on water in Titusvillewere rescued by Titusville Fire Department personnel and taken to the Titusvill
Teens rescued after boat takes on water in Titusville
Local 6 Orlando / Posted 7 days ago
were rescued by Titusville Fire Department personnel and taken to the Titusville Marina for questioning by Fish and Wildlife Commission Authorities. No injuries were reported. This is the third boat rescue in Brevard County in two... Read more
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OregonLive.com
Hunters and anglers can feed vultures as well as their familiesgrow large and, hopefully, both species are eating the lake's tui chubs. Biolo
Hunters and anglers can feed vultures as well as their families
OregonLive.com / Posted 8 days ago
grow large and, hopefully, both species are eating the lake's tui chubs. Biologists recently told the Oregon Fish and Wildlife Commission more than 360 bass weighing up to three and four pounds each were taken this year to Lost Creek and Unity... Read more
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WTSP-TV Tampa
FWC looking for woman who tampered with sea turtle hatchlingsyou live in Florida, you know better. If you're new to the state, listen up! Do
FWC looking for woman who tampered with sea turtle hatchlings
WTSP-TV Tampa / Posted 8 days ago
you live in Florida, you know better. If you're new to the state, listen up! Don't touch sea turtles! The Florida Fish and Wildlife Commission is looking for Stephanie Rushing of Orlando after she was seen on a Snapchat video picking up a hatchling... Read more
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