Florida Fish and Wildlife Conservation Commission
As the state tries to reduce dangerous interactions between bears and humans, lawmakers have given final approval to a bill that would change the penalties for feeding wildlife.
The mother of 23-year-old Ernesto Hernandez is preparing to face the first anniversary of his death in a boating accident.
Lazaro “DJ Laz” Mendez – a popular Miami radio personality – will not be charged by prosecutors for his involvement in Key Biscayne boating accident that killed a man, according to his attorney.
On Monday, a scientist announced that data from the first Python Challenge in 2013 didn’t do much to curb the invasive Burmese pythons in the Everglades. This is bad news as Florida is on the verge of another hunt.
Disputing reports that state agencies are prohibited from using the words “climate change,” top environmental official Jonathan Steverson repeatedly uttered the phrase during a confirmation hearing Wednesday.
Black bears are closer to being placed on the state’s wildlife hunting calendar for the first time in more than 20 years.
For the 10th time this year, a panther has been struck and killed by a car.
Florida wildlife officials are upping their control of another exotic reptile that is wreaking havoc on wildlife in the area.
The state this October would open its first black-bear hunting season in two decades, under a set of rules that will be reviewed next week.
Wildlife officials want to remind residents and visitors that not all turtles can swim.