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Man Hurt After Falling Onto Boat Propeller

A Florida man was severely hurt in the Florida Keys trying to push a stuck boat.

CBS Miami–02/21/2014

Florida panther kitten rescued in Collier County. (Source: Florida Fish And Wildlife Conservation Commission)

Panther Kitten Rescued In Collier County

Sometimes news stories don’t end well; and then there are stories like this one that has the “purrfect” ending that will leave you “roaring” with joy.

CBS Miami–02/20/2014

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Rare Discovery: Harbor Seal Found In South Florida

A rare sight in South Florida over the weekend as a harbor seal was discovered in Palm Beach Inlet.

CBS Miami–02/17/2014

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Free Hunter Safety Courses Offered In Broward County

Many hunters know they need to use caution while wielding a weapon, but it doesn’t hurt to get a refresher on being safety.

02/08/2014

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Snook Season Opens For Atlantic & Inland Waters

It’s the season many fishermen love across South Florida. Snook season is back for Florida’s Atlantic coastal and inland waters.

02/01/2014

Undersize lobster tails seized in Key West during arrest of three men in drug trafficking case. (Source: FWC)

Stock Island Home Raid Nets Drugs, Undersize Lobster Tails

Three men in Key West have been jailed on drug charges and possession of hundreds of undersized lobster tails.

CBS Miami–01/31/2014

WEST PALM BEACH, FL - APRIL 03:  A 2-year-old Florida panther is released into the wild by the Florida Fish and Wildlife Conservation Commission (FWC) on April 3, 2013 in West Palm Beach, Florida.  The panther and its sister had been raised at the White Oak Conservation Center since they were 5 months old. The FWC rescued the two panthers as kittens in September 2011 in northern Collier County after their mother was found dead. The panther is healthy and has grown to a size that should prepare him for life in the wild.  (Photo by Joe Raedle/Getty Images)

Third Endangered Florida Panther Death Of 2014 Reported

A young panther was found dead, apparently struck and killed by a vehicle, in rural Collier County. This is the third panther death of 2014.

01/23/2014

An American crocodile. (Source: FWC)

Crocodile Response Agents Wanted

How’s this for a job advertisement? If you can handle crocodiles, then Florida Fish and Wildlife Conservation Commission wants you.

CBS Miami–01/17/2014

FWC Officers show illegal lobsters confiscated from poachers in Biscayne Bay. (Source: FWC)

FWC Busts Lobster Poachers In Biscayne Bay

Two South Florida fishermen were caught red-handed poaching lobster early Wednesday morning, according to officials with the Florida Fish and Wildlife Conservation Commission.

CBS Miami–01/15/2014

Florida Panther (Source: AP)

Endangered Florida Panther Dies Less Than A Year After Release

Rescued as a kitten, an endangered Florida panther has died less than a year after being released back into the wild.

01/06/2014

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