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Friday, July 1, 2022
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2018 Crystal River scallop festival

Celebrate summer at Crystal River's scallop festival. The festival will feature live music, bounce houses, karaoke, beer, arts and crafts, a variety of foods, a...
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FWC: Weekly outdoor crime report

Officer Browning was on land patrol at Macrae’s Boat Ramp when he observed four individuals fishing from the dock. The officer checked the fishermen...
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Scalloping season for Florida: areas and dates

The 2020 recreational bay scallop season for Pasco County opens Friday, July 17, and will remain open through Sunday, July 26. This region includes...
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June 1 saltwater fishing season-openings, closures

Starting June 1, the following saltwater fisheries will open or close to harvest: Gag grouper opens for recreational harvest in most state Gulf of...
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Florida Fall recreational red snapper season in the Gulf

Florida -- The Florida Fish and Wildlife Conservation Commission (FWC) announces a fall red snapper season for private recreational anglers and state for-hire operations...
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New regulations for stone crab harvesting, season begins soon

Florida -- Several recreational and commercial stone crab regulation changes go into effect in the next few weeks, just in time for stone crab...
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Changes in duck hunting laws

Duck hunters should be aware of the daily bag limit for mallards has been reduced to two birds, of which only one may be...
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Bay scallop season opens July 1 for certain counties

Citrus County -- Recreational bay scallop season for Franklin County through the northwestern portion of Taylor County, as well as Levy, Citrus, and Hernando...
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Red tide updates, Piney Point clean-up efforts, mandatory catch-and-release

While red tide occurs in Florida nearly every year, researchers say this is the largest bloom that has occurred in the last 50 years. "The...
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Fort Island Gulf Beach and Hernando Park remain closed

Citrus County officials announced Tuesday that Fort Island Gulf Beach and Hernando Park would remain closed until water-quality tests come back from the lab. Water...