NEW: Unplanned meeting with a Florida black bear? Here’s what to do

NEW: Unplanned meeting with a Florida black bear? Here’s what to do Nobody plans on coming face-to-face with a black bear, but if you do, the Florida Fish and Wildlife Conservation Commission has some advice. With more black bears in the state than at anytime in the past 100 years, the chances of coming in … Read more

Florida Fish and Wildlife Conservation Commission Pull Off Amazing Rescue At Sea

Florida Fish and Wildlife Conservation Commission Pull Off Amazing Rescue At Sea By Space Coast Daily // March 25, 2016 fisherman, dog transported to hospital When a commercial fisherman sent out a mayday call declaring a medical emergency, Florida Fish and Wildlife Gulf Sentry crew responded. The captain was in distress and told authorities that … Read more

FWC encourages safe water and boating practices in Florida

CAPE CORAL, Fla. – Florida Fish and Wildlife Conservation Commission encourages spring breakers to be safe and have fun while boating in Florida. “Nothing can ruin a great day on the water quicker than a boating accident,” said Maj. Alberto Maza, South Region Bravo Regional Commander. “So, we are encouraging everyone coming to the beautiful … Read more

Florida Fishing and Boating Laws

Florida Fish and Wildlife Conservation Commission Regulations Before heading out for a day of fishing, boating or hunting in Kissimmee (or anywhere throughout Florida), it’s important to educate yourself on the guidelines put in place by Florida Fish and Wildlife Law Enforcement. For example, each creature carries its own specific rules and regulations. Examples of … Read more

FWC certifies new state record butterfly peacock bass

FWC certifies new state record butterfly peacock bass Florida Fish & Wildlife Conservation Commission sent this bulletin at 10/11/2021 04:26 PM EDT (Having trouble viewing this email? View it as a Web page.) For immediate release: Oct. 11, 2021Media contact: John Cimbaro, 561-662-1906, John.Cimbaro@MyFWC.com Suggested Tweet: New state record butterfly peacock #bass certified by @MyFWC … Read more

United States Fish and Wildlife Service

United States Fish and Wildlife Service Seal of the U.S. Fish and Wildlife Service Flag of the U.S. Fish and Wildlife Service Agency overview Preceding agency Jurisdiction United States Federal Government Headquarters Bailey’s Crossroads, Virginia, United States[Note 1] 38°50′44″N 77°07′12″W / 38.845663°N 77.120087°WCoordinates: 38°50′44″N 77°07′12″W / 38.845663°N 77.120087°W Employees Approx. 8,000[1] Annual budget $1.584 billion … Read more

‎FWC Reporter

FWC Reporter 17+ Florida Fish and Wildlife Designed for iPad Free Screenshots Description The Florida Fish & Wildlife Reporting mobile app lets you report fish and wildlife interests and concerns to the Florida Fish & Wildlife Conservation Commission. Reports include, fish kills, abnormal fish, plant and animal IDs, suspected invasive species, injured or dead wildlife, … Read more

Pick a Cause

Pick a Cause What do you love most about the Florida outdoors? The incredible variety of wild species? The expansive waterways and unique landscapes? The endless recreational opportunities? Whatever it is, we are committed to helping you support it. Through our many partnerships with conservation and education programs statewide, we’ve raised and donated more than … Read more