Fish And Wildlife

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Smokey The Bear Turns 70

Smokey Bear turned 70 on Saturday.


An American Wood Stork from the National Audubon Society. Photo by:  Jim Fenton

American Wood Stork No Longer Listed As Endangered Species

A bird that is found in Florida and once feared to be extinct has now been given an upgrade to a “threatened” species status 30 years after first being listed as an endangered species.



Officials Caution Boaters Ahead Of Memorial Day Weekend

The Memorial Day weekend is traditionally the start of summer and that means thousands of boaters will spend their holiday weekend on the water. That’s why a group of safety officials are urging you to take care of yourself and your family on the seas.

CBS Miami–05/24/2013


Missing Fla. Boater Found Clinging To Sign

Authorities say a boater last seen in an inflatable kayak in Tampa Bay has been found clinging to a manatee sign.



Homing Pigeon Smugglers Enter Guilty Plea

A father and daughter pleaded guilty to smuggling homing and racing pigeons from Cuba.