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(Source: Tim Donovan/FWC)

Panther Attacks On Livestock & Pets On The Rise

As state wildlife officials work to repopulate the endangered Florida Panthers, more of the wild cats means increased the chances of interactions with humans.

12/13/2014

A hunter aims and prepares to shoot a wild duck on Pripyat's river, not far from the village of Veresnitsa, some 260 km south of Minsk on April 5, 2014. AFP PHOTO / VIKTOR DRACHEV        (Photo credit should read VIKTOR DRACHEV/AFP/Getty Images)

Central Florida Residents Challenge Decision To Allow Silencers

Three Central Florida residents have filed a legal challenge against a state decision allowing hunters to use silencers, citing safety issues as their primary concern.

12/08/2014

December 7, 2014: A person is transported to Broward General Hospital after a crash involving a bear.  (Source: CBS4)

Police: Three People Killed After SUV Vs. Bear Crash

Three people were killed and eight others were hospitalized after a SUV hit and killed a black bear, resulting in a chain reaction crash with two other cars in Florida’s Everglades Sunday evening.

12/07/2014

(Source: CBS4)

Part Of Drawbridge Crashes Down On Mega Yacht

There was no party for a mega yacht called “RockStar” after a draw bridge unexpectedly came down on the passing vessel.

12/02/2014

(Source: Tim Donovan/FWC)

6-Month-Old Florida Panther Found Dead

Florida Fish and Wildlife officials said they have found the remains of a 6-month-old uncollared male Florida panther.

11/28/2014

November 16, 2014: FWC investigates a boating accident offshore of Southeast Miami-Dade County. (Source: CBS4)

FWC: Deadly Boating Accident East Of Boca Chita Key

Florida Fish and Wildlife officials are investigating after a deadly boating accident three miles east of Boca Chita Key Sunday.

11/16/2014

It's an amazing sight. (Source: David Sutta/CBS4)

Journey Into The Everglades With The Alligator Whisperer

Can you imagine swimming with wild alligators in the Everglades? It’s not something anyone would ever consider doing in their wildest dreams except for Hal Kreitman.

CBS Miami–10/31/2014

Boat Hits & Injures Snorkeler

Snorkeler Struck Off Haulover Marina

A powerful speedboat on its way back to South Florida from Bimini struck and nearly killed a snorkeler in the Atlantic Ocean Friday afternoon off the Haulover Marina, according to state authorities.

10/17/2014

Source: CBS4

FWC Investigating Boating Accident

Florida Fish and Wildlife Conservation Commission officers responded to the scene of a boat accident Saturday night.

10/11/2014

The grave for a crocodile that was believed to have attacked a man and woman in Coral Gables. (Source: FWC)

Gables Croc Will Not Be Forgotten

The crocodile that died while being trapped following two people being attacked was buried in a special place in Gables by the Sea.

10/05/2014

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