Poacher Gets Unique Sentence, Jailed Only In Hunting SeasonThe man, who pleaded guilty to poaching a white-tailed deer in October, will spend every weekend of hunting season in jail for the next five years.
Florida Needs More Fishing Folk, HuntersFlorida may proclaim itself the “fishing capital of the world,” but wildlife officials say they need more anglers to help cover costs of running state programs.
Hunters Kill Massive Gator Eating Cattle At Florida FarmA massive alligator killed by two Florida hunters might be big as the tractor they used to pull it out of the water.
Zimbabwe Official: U.S. Dentist Not Wanted For Killing LionZimbabwe officials say they will stop pressing for extradition of the American dentist who killed a well-known lion called Cecil.
Central Florida Residents Challenge Decision To Allow SilencersThree Central Florida residents have filed a legal challenge against a state decision allowing hunters to use silencers, citing safety issues as their primary concern.
Free Hunter Safety Courses Offered In Broward CountyMany hunters know they need to use caution while wielding a weapon, but it doesn’t hurt to get a refresher on being safety.
FWC Hosts Free Hunter Safety Course In BrowardResidents are invited to join wildlife officials Saturday for a free hunter safety course in Broward County.
Once Nearly Extinct, Florida Black Bear Numbers GrowingThe Florida black bear which was once on the verge of extinction is on the way to making a comeback and could soon be removed from the list of threatened species.
Hours Extended For 2011 Gator Hunting SeasonHunters are getting a little extra daylight to track alligators this year. The Florida Fish and Wildlife Conservation Commission voted Wednesday to allow an extension for gator hunting.
Florida Black Bear Removed From State's Protected Wildlife ListThe Florida black bear is no longer deemed a endangered species.