Fishing for Conservation is Rewarding!

Earn prizes, recognition and bragging rights while supporting marine fisheries conservation. Catch a Florida Memory when you participate in one of the Florida Fish and Wildlife Conservation Commission’s (FWC) Saltwater Angler Recognition Programs.

Life List

Saltwater Fish Life List

Can you catch all 70 different species of saltwater fish?

1 day ago

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Recovery continues
Our officers are working tirelessly to perform search and rescue, welfare checks, reconnaissance and public safety missions for those impacted by Hurricane Michael. If you are in need of food, water or basic supplies, visit a Point of Distribution near you: floridadisaster.org/info/. Please continue to follow @FLGovScott, @MyFWC, and @FLSERT for more updates on Twitter.

Updating photos as they come in on Flickr: bit.ly/2CJjc10

See open/closed status of Florida WMAs & facilities: bit.ly/2QNNtOO

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5 days ago

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Hurricane Michael landfall
If there are storm impacts in your area, do not get on the road. Please shelter in place. We have 150 officers ready to respond with a variety of specialized equipment including ATVs, shallow draft boats and 4-wheel drive vehicles. Rapid response efforts continue, with tons of food, water and other critical supplies loaded on trucks ready to move in thanks to Governor Scott’s leadership. Follow @FLGovScott, @MyFWC, and @FLSERT for more updates on Twitter.Hurricane Michael landfall
If there are storm impacts in your area, do not get on the road. Please shelter in place. We have 150 officers ready to respond with a variety of specialized equipment including ATVs, shallow draft boats and 4-wheel drive vehicles. Rapid response efforts continue, with tons of food, water and other critical supplies loaded on trucks ready to move in thanks to Governor Scott’s leadership. Follow @FLGovScott, @MyFWC, and @FLSERT for more updates on Twitter.

Updating photos as they come in on Flickr: flic.kr/s/aHsmjYeTbw

See open/closed status of Florida WMAs & facilities: ow.ly/ochT30feWAF

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6 days ago

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Hurricane MichaelHurricane Michael
With landfall looming closer, please take the necessary measures to protect yourself and your family. We have law enforcement officers as well as officers from partner agencies standing by for the first wave of response based on potential storm impacts. For up-to-date statewide hurricane information, go to www.floridadisaster.org/info/, follow @MyFWC on Twitter and visit www.flgov.com. State offices are closed in the areas that may be affected by the hurricane, so we will continue operations after the storm. Stay safe!

See open/closed status of Florida WMAs & facilities: ow.ly/ochT30feWAF Check HuntFlorida for more info.

Image from NOAA NWS National Hurricane Center (7 a.m. Central advisory). Most current advisory: bit.ly/2vE9Z72

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Monthly Raffle Prize Winners!

August 2018

Jibran M. Jami - Custom fish mount courtesy of Mount This Fish Company
Traesyn Mathas Carroll - Fillet knife courtesy of Smith's Consumer Products
Mason Zimmer - Tackle box courtesy of Live to Fish
August Winners

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