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BTT: Tarpon Genetics Program – One distinct population exists

Our study used a much more extensive dataset and advanced analytical methods to reveal trans-Atlantic connectivity and one region-wide tarpon stock. [...]

March 16, 2017 Conservation, RECENT, Slide

News: Hatchery striped bass maybe coming to a pond near you

Hybrid striped bass were first produced in South Carolina by crossing female striped bass with male white bass. Named palmetto bass, they provided a fast-growing sport fish suitable to ponds and lakes [...]

November 6, 2014 RECENT, Slide

Feature: Florida net ban back in force

On November 7th, the First District Court of Appeals reaffirmed the FWC’s right to enforce the net ban—at least, while it’s vetted. [...]

November 8, 2013 Conservation, FEATURE STORY, News, Slide

The Skipper Blog: Obsessed with lionfish? Yes!

While you may grumble at our obsession with LIONFISH; all you have to do is see a reef near you. [...]

November 15, 2012 Blogs, Conservation, RECENT, Spot, The Skipper

News: Black bass implant update

By Bob Wattendorf – FWC Fish Busters Bulletin Update: September 27, 2012 The Florida Fish and Wildlife Conservation Commission (FWC) is proud to announce that its year-old Black Bass Management Plan is moving forward and producing some remarkable results. Implementation [...]

September 27, 2012 Conservation, News, RECENT

News: Boca Grande’s tarpon slaughter button getting hotter

The Florida Fish and Wildlife Conservation Commission will meet at 8:30 a.m. Sept. 5-6 in Tampa to discuss the tarpon fishery in Boca Grande. [...]

September 4, 2012 Conservation, RECENT, Spot

News: Avid angler is new FWC Chairman

At its meeting June 28 in Palm Beach Gardens, the Florida Fish and Wildlife Conservation Commission elected Vice Chairman Kenneth Wright to serve as Chairman, which was effective effective July 1, 2012. [...]

August 10, 2012 News, RECENT, Spot