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Florida Diversifying the Waters with Hybrid Sunshine Bass

Florida Hybrid Sunshine Bass

By DONALD DEBEVOISE
The Florida Fish and Wildlife Conservation Commission will put more than 3 million fish into Florida’s waters this year, a good portion of which will be a special hybrid of bass. The agency says the fish is beneficial to both anglers and the […]

2016-10-18T14:28:48+00:00 November 4th, 2014|Categories: Florida Freshwater Conservation, Our FWC|Tags: , |Comments Off on Florida Diversifying the Waters with Hybrid Sunshine Bass

Medard Reservoir – Restocked 477,000 Bluegill, Shellcracker and Bass

Fishery biologists are in the process of restocking Medard Reservoir at Turkey Creek.

The public-access impoundment was drained to repair the dam in the fall of 2009, but it has been fixed and the water level is rising.

The Florida Fish and Wildlife Conservation Commission […]

2016-10-18T14:33:01+00:00 December 7th, 2010|Categories: Central Florida Fishing, Florida Fishing Reports, Florida Freshwater Conservation, Largemouth Bass, Our FWC|Tags: , , , , , |Comments Off on Medard Reservoir – Restocked 477,000 Bluegill, Shellcracker and Bass

Fingerling bass key to restoring population

BY BOB WATTENDORF, WES PORAK and RICK STOUT • FOR FLORIDA TODAY • July 12, 2009

Truth is — it isn’t that simple. Florida Fish and Wildlife Conservation Commission (FWC) biologists, as well as other fishery research experts, have understood for years that stocking fingerling bass (1 inch to 1.5 inches […]

2016-10-18T14:36:42+00:00 July 15th, 2009|Categories: Our FWC|Tags: , , , |Comments Off on Fingerling bass key to restoring population