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The Gilmer Mirror
A Closer Look at the Texas Twist in Fight Between Exxon Virgin Islands - A Closer Look at the Texas Twist in Fight Between Exxon Virgin Islands by Jim Malewitz The Texas Tribune June 27 2016 Standing in front of a Fort Worth courthouse last month ...involved in this fight? Ralph Duggins, a partner at the firm Cantey Hanger and
A Closer Look at the Texas Twist in Fight Between Exxon Virgin Islands - A Closer Look at the Texas Twist in Fight Between Exxon Virgin Islands by Jim Malewitz The Texas Tribune June 27 2016 Standing in front of a Fort Worth courthouse last month ...
The Gilmer Mirror / Posted 7 hours ago
involved in this fight? Ralph Duggins, a partner at the firm Cantey Hanger and vice chairman of the Texas Parks and Wildlife Commission, is one of Exxon Mobil's attorneys in the Virgin Islands and Massachusetts cases. He referred questions... Read more
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KECI Missoula
Montana, Fish and Wildlife parks to lease land from North ShoreMISSOULA, Mont. - Montana Fish and Wildlife Commission approved a five year agr
Montana, Fish and Wildlife parks to lease land from North Shore
KECI Missoula / Posted yesterday
MISSOULA, Mont. - Montana Fish and Wildlife Commission approved a five year agricultural lease. FWP proposed to lease about 359 acres of the 429 acre North Shore Wildlife Management Area in Flathead County. The draft of the closed June 19 after a... Read more
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Summit Daily News
Mountain Town News: Will wolves ever yip & growl in Colorado?STEAMBOAT SPRINGS, Colo. – In January, the Colorado Wildlife Commission rejecte
Mountain Town News: Will wolves ever yip & growl in Colorado?
Summit Daily News / Posted yesterday
STEAMBOAT SPRINGS, Colo. – In January, the Colorado Wildlife Commission rejected a proposal to deliberately reestablish wolves in Colorado. That decision was met with a sigh of relief by most ranchers, who fear wolf predation to livestock. “Every... Read more
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WTHR Indianapolis
UPDATE: Florida will investigate sailboat's disappearance; 2 bodies identifiedRebecca have been found, while his two teenage sons remain missing. The search
UPDATE: Florida will investigate sailboat's disappearance; 2 bodies identified
WTHR Indianapolis / Posted 2 days ago
Rebecca have been found, while his two teenage sons remain missing. The search has been suspended. Maj. Roger Young of the wildlife commission says state investigators will evaluate all the debris recovered from the five-day search in the waters... Read more
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WESH 2 Orlando
Coast Guard suspends search for missing familythe boat. The Florida Fish and Wildlife Conservation Commission will take over
Coast Guard suspends search for missing family
WESH 2 Orlando / Posted 2 days ago
the boat. The Florida Fish and Wildlife Conservation Commission will take over the investigation. Maj. Roger Young of the wildlife commission said state investigators will evaluate all the debris recovered from the five-day search in the waters... Read more
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The Hendersonville Times-News
North Carolina teen reels in record-breaking blue catfishThe North Carolina Wildlife Commission said in a news release that Landon Evans
North Carolina teen reels in record-breaking blue catfish
The Hendersonville Times-News / Posted 3 days ago
The North Carolina Wildlife Commission said in a news release that Landon Evans, of Benson, caught a 117-pound, 8-ounce fish on June 11 on Lake Gaston, breaking the previous record by 10 pounds. The fish measured 55 inches in length and 40.5 inches... Read more
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WWAY 3 Wilmington
NC teen reels in record-breaking blue catfishNorth Carolina boy has set a new record for the heaviest blue catfish to have b
NC teen reels in record-breaking blue catfish
WWAY 3 Wilmington / Posted 3 days ago
North Carolina boy has set a new record for the heaviest blue catfish to have been caught in the state. The North Carolina Wildlife Commission said in a news release that Landon Evans, of Benson, caught a 117-pound, 8-ounce fish on June 11 on Lake... Read more
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WECT 6 Wilmington
North Carolina teen reels in record-breaking blue catfishNorth Carolina boy has set a new record for the heaviest blue catfish to have b
North Carolina teen reels in record-breaking blue catfish
WECT 6 Wilmington / Posted 3 days ago
North Carolina boy has set a new record for the heaviest blue catfish to have been caught in the state. The North Carolina Wildlife Commission said in a news release that Landon Evans, of Benson, caught a 117-pound, 8-ounce fish on June 11 on Lake... Read more
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WSOC-TV Charlotte
North Carolina teen reels in record-breaking blue catfishNorth Carolina boy has set a new record for the heaviest blue catfish to have b
North Carolina teen reels in record-breaking blue catfish
WSOC-TV Charlotte / Posted 3 days ago
North Carolina boy has set a new record for the heaviest blue catfish to have been caught in the state. The North Carolina Wildlife Commission said in a news release that Landon Evans, of Benson, caught a 117-pound, 8-ounce fish on June 11 on Lake... Read more
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WBTV Charlotte
North Carolina teen reels in record-breaking blue catfishNorth Carolina boy has set a new record for the heaviest blue catfish to have b
North Carolina teen reels in record-breaking blue catfish
WBTV Charlotte / Posted 3 days ago
North Carolina boy has set a new record for the heaviest blue catfish to have been caught in the state. The North Carolina Wildlife Commission said in a news release that Landon Evans, of Benson, caught a 117-pound, 8-ounce fish on June 11 on Lake... Read more
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Everett Herald
Master Marine offering new boat lines in Mount Vernonof the oldest boat dealers in the Northwest. Owner Larry Carpenter is a fisheri
Master Marine offering new boat lines in Mount Vernon
Everett Herald / Posted 3 days ago
of the oldest boat dealers in the Northwest. Owner Larry Carpenter is a fisheries advocate and the vice chair of the Fish & Wildlife Commission for the state. Livestock training event planned at Evergreen State Fairgrounds in MonroeTo help... Read more
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Perth Now
Alligator who snatched boy killedoutside a posh Disney World resort was trapped and killed by authorities, it wa
Alligator who snatched boy killed
Perth Now / Posted 3 days ago
outside a posh Disney World resort was trapped and killed by authorities, it was announced overnight. The Florida Fish and Wildlife Commission said that they were “confident” that the large gator responsible for killing two-year-old Lane Graves had... Read more
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WSOC-TV Charlotte
Sandhill crane shot with nail gun in Floridawas able to catch the bird and bring it in for medical treatment, but the bird
Sandhill crane shot with nail gun in Florida
WSOC-TV Charlotte / Posted 4 days ago
was able to catch the bird and bring it in for medical treatment, but the bird did not survive. The Florida Fish and Wildlife Commission is looking into the incident with the culprit facing a fine of $5,000 or more and up to a year in jail... Read more
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WFTV 9 Orlando
Sandhill crane shot with nail gun in Floridawas able to catch the bird and bring it in for medical treatment, but the bird
Sandhill crane shot with nail gun in Florida
WFTV 9 Orlando / Posted 4 days ago
was able to catch the bird and bring it in for medical treatment, but the bird did not survive. The Florida Fish and Wildlife Commission is looking into the incident with the culprit facing a fine of $5,000 or more and up to a year in jail... Read more
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Springfield News-Sun
Sandhill crane shot with nail gun in Floridawas able to catch the bird and bring it in for medical treatment, but the bird
Sandhill crane shot with nail gun in Florida
Springfield News-Sun / Posted 4 days ago
was able to catch the bird and bring it in for medical treatment, but the bird did not survive. The Florida Fish and Wildlife Commission is looking into the incident with the culprit facing a fine of $5,000 or more and up to a year in jail... Read more
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Dayton Daily News
Sandhill crane shot with nail gun in Floridawas able to catch the bird and bring it in for medical treatment, but the bird
Sandhill crane shot with nail gun in Florida
Dayton Daily News / Posted 4 days ago
was able to catch the bird and bring it in for medical treatment, but the bird did not survive. The Florida Fish and Wildlife Commission is looking into the incident with the culprit facing a fine of $5,000 or more and up to a year in jail... Read more
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The Hamilton Journal News
Sandhill crane shot with nail gun in Floridawas able to catch the bird and bring it in for medical treatment, but the bird
Sandhill crane shot with nail gun in Florida
The Hamilton Journal News / Posted 4 days ago
was able to catch the bird and bring it in for medical treatment, but the bird did not survive. The Florida Fish and Wildlife Commission is looking into the incident with the culprit facing a fine of $5,000 or more and up to a year in jail... Read more
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ajc.com
Sandhill crane shot with nail gun in Floridawas able to catch the bird and bring it in for medical treatment, but the bird
Sandhill crane shot with nail gun in Florida
ajc.com / Posted 4 days ago
was able to catch the bird and bring it in for medical treatment, but the bird did not survive. The Florida Fish and Wildlife Commission is looking into the incident with the culprit facing a fine of $5,000 or more and up to a year in jail... Read more
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The Palm Beach Post
Sand hill crane shot with nail gun in southwest Floridawas able to catch the bird and bring it in for medical treatment, but the bird
Sand hill crane shot with nail gun in southwest Florida
The Palm Beach Post / Posted 4 days ago
was able to catch the bird and bring it in for medical treatment, but the bird did not survive. The Florida Fish and Wildlife Commission is looking into the incident with the culprit facing a fine of $5,000 or more and up to a year in jail... Read more
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News.com.au
Alligator who snatched boy killedoutside a posh Disney World resort was trapped and killed by authorities, it wa
Alligator who snatched boy killed
News.com.au / Posted 4 days ago
outside a posh Disney World resort was trapped and killed by authorities, it was announced overnight. The Florida Fish and Wildlife Commission said that they were “confident” that the large gator responsible for killing two-year-old Lane Graves had... Read more
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The Palm Beach Post
240 gators have been trapped on Disney property where child...Lane Graves, the 2-year-old killed June 16. Disney World has a team dedicated
240 gators have been trapped on Disney property where child...
The Palm Beach Post / Posted 4 days ago
Lane Graves, the 2-year-old killed June 16. Disney World has a team dedicated to removing alligators, the Florida Fish and Wildlife Commission sold WKMG . “We don't get complaints, because it's an open process," FWC Executive Director Nick Wiley... Read more
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North Fort Myers Neighbor
Account established to raise funds to help find missing swimmerparticipating agencies included the Cape, Charlotte County, Boca Grande and Eng
Account established to raise funds to help find missing swimmer
North Fort Myers Neighbor / Posted 4 days ago
participating agencies included the Cape, Charlotte County, Boca Grande and Englewood fire departments, as well as Florida Wildlife Commission. Javier Castro's family could not be reach for comment on Tuesday. To donate to the GoFundMe account,... Read more
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examiner.com
Disney alligator captured: Gator that killed 2-old boy found near resortthe Disney’s Grand Floridian Resort and Spa, not far from the Magic Kingdom. As
Disney alligator captured: Gator that killed 2-old boy found near resort
examiner.com / Posted 4 days ago
the Disney’s Grand Floridian Resort and Spa, not far from the Magic Kingdom. As provided in a statement from the Florida Wildlife Commission agency: “The FWC is confident that the alligator responsible for the attack has been removed … This... Read more
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Fort Myers Beach Bulletin & Observer
Account established to raise funds to help find missing swimmerparticipating agencies included the Cape, Charlotte County, Boca Grande and Eng
Account established to raise funds to help find missing swimmer
Fort Myers Beach Bulletin & Observer / Posted 4 days ago
participating agencies included the Cape, Charlotte County, Boca Grande and Englewood fire departments, as well as Florida Wildlife Commission. Javier Castro's family could not be reach for comment on Tuesday. To donate to the GoFundMe account,... Read more
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Lehigh Acres Citizen
Account established to raise funds to help find missing swimmerparticipating agencies included the Cape, Charlotte County, Boca Grande and Eng
Account established to raise funds to help find missing swimmer
Lehigh Acres Citizen / Posted 4 days ago
participating agencies included the Cape, Charlotte County, Boca Grande and Englewood fire departments, as well as Florida Wildlife Commission. Javier Castro's family could not be reach for comment on Tuesday. To donate to the GoFundMe account,... Read more
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The Pine Island Eagle
Account established to raise funds to help find missing swimmerparticipating agencies included the Cape, Charlotte County, Boca Grande and Eng
Account established to raise funds to help find missing swimmer
The Pine Island Eagle / Posted 4 days ago
participating agencies included the Cape, Charlotte County, Boca Grande and Englewood fire departments, as well as Florida Wildlife Commission. Javier Castro's family could not be reach for comment on Tuesday. To donate to the GoFundMe account,... Read more
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CaptivaSanibel.com
Account established to raise funds to help find missing swimmerparticipating agencies included the Cape, Charlotte County, Boca Grande and Eng
Account established to raise funds to help find missing swimmer
CaptivaSanibel.com / Posted 4 days ago
participating agencies included the Cape, Charlotte County, Boca Grande and Englewood fire departments, as well as Florida Wildlife Commission. Javier Castro's family could not be reach for comment on Tuesday. To donate to the GoFundMe account,... Read more
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The Star
Another bear hunt is a bad ideabears are a unique subspecies of the American black bear and were only removed
Another bear hunt is a bad idea
The Star / Posted 4 days ago
bears are a unique subspecies of the American black bear and were only removed from the state’s threatened list in 2012.The Wildlife Commission has still not provided a plausible reason for allowing trophy hunters to kill Florida black bears for... Read more
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KWWL Iowa
Florida officials confident they've killed gator that killed boy near Disneyby alligators. Graves and his family were visiting from Nebraska. Disney later
Florida officials confident they've killed gator that killed boy near Disney
KWWL Iowa / Posted 4 days ago
by alligators. Graves and his family were visiting from Nebraska. Disney later added signs warning about alligators. The wildlife commission said it determined it has caught the right alligator based "expert analyses and observations by staff... Read more
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New York Post
Authorities kill gator that snatched boy at Disney Worldoutside a posh Disney World resort was trapped and killed by authorities, it wa
Authorities kill gator that snatched boy at Disney World
New York Post / Posted 4 days ago
outside a posh Disney World resort was trapped and killed by authorities, it was announced Wednesday. The Florida Fish and Wildlife Commission said that they were “confident” that the large gator responsible for killing 2-year-old Lane Graves had... Read more
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NBC News
Florida Officials Confident They've Killed Gator That Killed Boy Near Disneyby alligators. Graves and his family were visiting from Nebraska. Disney later
Florida Officials Confident They've Killed Gator That Killed Boy Near Disney
NBC News / Posted 4 days ago
by alligators. Graves and his family were visiting from Nebraska. Disney later added signs warning about alligators. The wildlife commission said it determined it has caught the right alligator based "expert analyses and observations by staff... Read more
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New Bern Sun Journal
Outdoors notes: Wildlife Commission says share the beach Waterbird nesting season is underway along the coast, and the N.C. Wildlife R
Outdoors notes: Wildlife Commission says share the beach
New Bern Sun Journal / Posted 5 days ago
Waterbird nesting season is underway along the coast, and the N.C. Wildlife Resources Commission encourages coastal visitors to give nesting birds a wide berth when enjoying beach... Read more
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The Oakdale Leader
Salmon Threatened By Non-Native Fishwalleye, and catfish. Removal of size and bag limits of these predators was fir
Salmon Threatened By Non-Native Fish
The Oakdale Leader / Posted 5 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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KPRC Local 2 Houston
Florida man attacked by gator he thought was deadbites are a very rare occurrence and we want to know what happened. How did thi
Florida man attacked by gator he thought was dead
KPRC Local 2 Houston / Posted 5 days ago
bites are a very rare occurrence and we want to know what happened. How did this take place," Chad Weber of the Florida Wildlife Commission said. The alligator was euthanized by a Florida Fish and Wildlife Conservation Commission gator... Read more
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Cape Coral Daily Breeze
Account established to raise funds to help find missing swimmerparticipating agencies included the Cape, Charlotte County, Boca Grande and Eng
Account established to raise funds to help find missing swimmer
Cape Coral Daily Breeze / Posted 5 days ago
participating agencies included the Cape, Charlotte County, Boca Grande and Englewood fire departments, as well as Florida Wildlife Commission. Javier Castro's family could not be reach for comment on Tuesday. To donate to the GoFundMe account,... Read more
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Washington County News / Holmes County Times-Advertiser
Second defendant in game warden murder to stand trialin game warden murder to stand trial CHIPLEY - The second defendant in the Apr
Second defendant in game warden murder to stand trial
Washington County News / Holmes County Times-Advertiser / Posted 5 days ago
in game warden murder to stand trial CHIPLEY - The second defendant in the April 2014 slaying of retired Florida Fish and Wildlife Commission Officer James William Shores has been declared competent to stand trial. CHIPLEY - The second defendant... Read more
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CBS News
Another alligator attacks man in Floridainjuries to his right leg and was airlifted to Ocala Regional Medical Center.
Another alligator attacks man in Florida
CBS News / Posted 5 days ago
injuries to his right leg and was airlifted to Ocala Regional Medical Center. The alligator was euthanized by a Florida Wildlife Commission gator trapper, according to Sumter County Fire and EMS Battalion Chief Brian Tucker. It weighed... Read more
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ABC News
Man Attacked by Alligator in Florida, Sheriff Saysto 9 feet long. Each year, there have several gator attacks in Florida, accord
Man Attacked by Alligator in Florida, Sheriff Says
ABC News / Posted 5 days ago
to 9 feet long. Each year, there have several gator attacks in Florida, according to statistics from the Florida Fish and Wildlife Commission. In 2015, there were 9 major attacks, including one that was fatal, according to the statistics. As of... Read more
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WCSH 6 Portland
Are invasive lionfish spreading to the Mediterranean?the United States, lionfish were first spotted in Florida in the mid-1980s, and
Are invasive lionfish spreading to the Mediterranean?
WCSH 6 Portland / Posted 6 days ago
the United States, lionfish were first spotted in Florida in the mid-1980s, and have continued to spread rapidly. Florida’s Wildlife Commission estimates there are millions of the fish, which have no predators, and damaged native fish and shrimp... Read more
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WXIA-TV Atlanta
Are invasive lionfish spreading to the Mediterranean?the United States, lionfish were first spotted in Florida in the mid-1980s, and
Are invasive lionfish spreading to the Mediterranean?
WXIA-TV Atlanta / Posted 6 days ago
the United States, lionfish were first spotted in Florida in the mid-1980s, and have continued to spread rapidly. Florida’s Wildlife Commission estimates there are millions of the fish, which have no predators, and damaged native fish and shrimp... Read more
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WTSP-TV Tampa
Are invasive lionfish spreading to the Mediterranean?the United States, lionfish were first spotted in Florida in the mid-1980s, and
Are invasive lionfish spreading to the Mediterranean?
WTSP-TV Tampa / Posted 6 days ago
the United States, lionfish were first spotted in Florida in the mid-1980s, and have continued to spread rapidly. Florida’s Wildlife Commission estimates there are millions of the fish, which have no predators, and damaged native fish and shrimp... Read more
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WHAS TV11 Louisville
Are invasive lionfish spreading to the Mediterranean?the United States, lionfish were first spotted in Florida in the mid-1980s, and
Are invasive lionfish spreading to the Mediterranean?
WHAS TV11 Louisville / Posted 6 days ago
the United States, lionfish were first spotted in Florida in the mid-1980s, and have continued to spread rapidly. Florida’s Wildlife Commission estimates there are millions of the fish, which have no predators, and damaged native fish and shrimp... Read more
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WWL-TV, Channel 4 New Orleans
Are invasive lionfish spreading to the Mediterranean?the United States, lionfish were first spotted in Florida in the mid-1980s, and
Are invasive lionfish spreading to the Mediterranean?
WWL-TV, Channel 4 New Orleans / Posted 6 days ago
the United States, lionfish were first spotted in Florida in the mid-1980s, and have continued to spread rapidly. Florida’s Wildlife Commission estimates there are millions of the fish, which have no predators, and damaged native fish and shrimp... Read more
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11 News Houston
Are invasive lionfish spreading to the Mediterranean?the United States, lionfish were first spotted in Florida in the mid-1980s, and
Are invasive lionfish spreading to the Mediterranean?
11 News Houston / Posted 6 days ago
the United States, lionfish were first spotted in Florida in the mid-1980s, and have continued to spread rapidly. Florida’s Wildlife Commission estimates there are millions of the fish, which have no predators, and damaged native fish and shrimp... Read more
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WLTX-TV Columbia
Are invasive lionfish spreading to the Mediterranean?the United States, lionfish were first spotted in Florida in the mid-1980s, and
Are invasive lionfish spreading to the Mediterranean?
WLTX-TV Columbia / Posted 6 days ago
the United States, lionfish were first spotted in Florida in the mid-1980s, and have continued to spread rapidly. Florida’s Wildlife Commission estimates there are millions of the fish, which have no predators, and damaged native fish and shrimp... Read more
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WLBZ Bangor
Are invasive lionfish spreading to the Mediterranean?the United States, lionfish were first spotted in Florida in the mid-1980s, and
Are invasive lionfish spreading to the Mediterranean?
WLBZ Bangor / Posted 6 days ago
the United States, lionfish were first spotted in Florida in the mid-1980s, and have continued to spread rapidly. Florida’s Wildlife Commission estimates there are millions of the fish, which have no predators, and damaged native fish and shrimp... Read more
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13 WMAZ Macon
Are invasive lionfish spreading to the Mediterranean?the United States, lionfish were first spotted in Florida in the mid-1980s, and
Are invasive lionfish spreading to the Mediterranean?
13 WMAZ Macon / Posted 6 days ago
the United States, lionfish were first spotted in Florida in the mid-1980s, and have continued to spread rapidly. Florida’s Wildlife Commission estimates there are millions of the fish, which have no predators, and damaged native fish and shrimp... Read more
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WZZM 13 Grand Rapids
Are invasive lionfish spreading to the Mediterranean?the United States, lionfish were first spotted in Florida in the mid-1980s, and
Are invasive lionfish spreading to the Mediterranean?
WZZM 13 Grand Rapids / Posted 6 days ago
the United States, lionfish were first spotted in Florida in the mid-1980s, and have continued to spread rapidly. Florida’s Wildlife Commission estimates there are millions of the fish, which have no predators, and damaged native fish and shrimp... Read more
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NorthWest Cable News
Are invasive lionfish spreading to the Mediterranean?the United States, lionfish were first spotted in Florida in the mid-1980s, and
Are invasive lionfish spreading to the Mediterranean?
NorthWest Cable News / Posted 6 days ago
the United States, lionfish were first spotted in Florida in the mid-1980s, and have continued to spread rapidly. Florida’s Wildlife Commission estimates there are millions of the fish, which have no predators, and damaged native fish and shrimp... Read more
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KTHV Little Rock
Are invasive lionfish spreading to the Mediterranean?the United States, lionfish were first spotted in Florida in the mid-1980s, and
Are invasive lionfish spreading to the Mediterranean?
KTHV Little Rock / Posted 6 days ago
the United States, lionfish were first spotted in Florida in the mid-1980s, and have continued to spread rapidly. Florida’s Wildlife Commission estimates there are millions of the fish, which have no predators, and damaged native fish and shrimp... Read more
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