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Stay in the know on the latest developments in our organization and other issues that are critical to preserving wildlife in Florida.

Foundation Honors Two FWC Officers with Awards

Tallahassee, FL (February 19, 2019) – The nonprofitFish & Wildlife Foundation of Florida recognized two Florida Fish and Wildlife Conservation Commission (FWC) law enforcement officers at FWC’s Commission meeting in Gainesville Wednesday, February 20, 2019. FWC Investigator Rene Taboas was awarded the 2018 Rodney Barreto Employee of the Year. Taboas’s enforcement and education work is […]

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2018 Annual Report

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Construction Begins on Apollo Beach Youth Conservation Center Boardwalk

St. Petersburg, FL (February 13, 2019)– Construction has started on a wheelchair-accessible boardwalk and fishing pier at the Suncoast Youth Conservation Center (SYCC), thanks in part to recent gifts from Tampa’s The Saunders Foundation and the Frank E. Duckwall Foundation. The project, organized as part of the Union Sportsmen’s Alliance’s (USA) Work Boots on the […]

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Bass Pro Shops Founder Johnny Morris Presents Million-Dollar Gift to Support Fish and Wildlife Conservation in Florida

The nonprofit Fish & Wildlife Foundation of Florida announced today that BlueGreen 2018, held on Saturday, October 27 at Tampa’s Armature Works, smashed its previous fundraising record thanks to a $1 million gift and pledge from conservationist and Bass Pro Shops founder Johnny Morris, the event’s guest of honor and keynote speaker.

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Foundation Sets Up Fund to Help FWC First Responders and Staff

The nonprofit Fish & Wildlife Foundation of Florida (FWFF) announced today it has created a Hurricane Michael Relief and Recovery Fund to support the first responders and other staff of the Florida Fish and Wildlife Conservation Commission (FWC).

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