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Recent News from the Gulf States

National Safe Boating Week Reminds Texans to Stay Safe on the Water
Posted on Friday May 19, 2017 Read more

Texas Game Wardens Crack Down on Illegal Internet Wildlife Trade in Houston Area
Posted on Friday May 19, 2017 Read more

Dixon Water Foundation Receives 2017 Leopold Conservation Award® for Texas
Posted on Friday May 19, 2017 Read more

Deepwater Horizon Oil Spill Texas Trustees Propose New Restoration Plan for Texas Gulf Coast
Posted on Thursday May 18, 2017 Read more

Big Time Texas Hunts Entries Now on Sale
Posted on Tuesday May 16, 2017 Read more

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Get Hooked During Free Fishing Weekend in Louisiana
Posted on Wednesday May 24, 2017 Read more

Sam C. Barbera III Named Assistant Executive Director of Louisiana Wildlife and Fisheries Foundation
Posted on Wednesday May 24, 2017 Read more

Commercial King Mackerel Season to Close in Louisiana Waters
Posted on Wednesday May 24, 2017 Read more

Boyce Tower Road at Maurepas Swamp Wildlife Management Area Closed Due to Flooding
Posted on Wednesday May 24, 2017 Read more

Louisiana Oyster Task Force to Meet May 30
Posted on Tuesday May 23, 2017 Read more

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State season for Red Snapper open May 26-Sept. 4
Posted on Tuesday May 23, 2017 Read more

MS Seafood Cookoff to be held May 25
Posted on Tuesday May 23, 2017 Read more

Two commercial fishing seasons close in May
Posted on Tuesday May 23, 2017 Read more

CMR certifies state fish record
Posted on Tuesday May 23, 2017 Read more

CMR to meet May 16 in Biloxi
Posted on Tuesday May 23, 2017 Read more

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Attention License Holders - Mail Error
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Free Fishing Day is June 10
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Aquarium Animals and Plants Should Never Be Released into the Wild
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Public Encouraged to Take Part in Yates Lake BioBlitz on May 19-20
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NOAA Fisheries Sets Shortest Ever Federal Red Snapper Season
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Free Women’s Saltwater Fishing Clinic coming up on St. George Island
Posted on Wednesday May 24, 2017 Read more

Remember: Lionfish Challenge 2017 starts tomorrow on Lionfish Removal and Awareness Day
Posted on Friday May 19, 2017 Read more

Knowing how to catch a giant (tarpon) is half the battle
Posted on Monday May 15, 2017 Read more

FWC highlights Chipola River in new video
Posted on Thursday May 11, 2017 Read more

Stone crab season closes May 16
Posted on Wednesday May 10, 2017 Read more

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Gulf Council to Meet in Naples, Florida
Posted on May 18, 2017 Read more

Commercial Harvest of King Mackerel in Federal Waters of the Gulf of Mexico Western Zone Will Close May 21, 2017
Posted on May 17, 2017 Read more

Gulf Council Hosts Webinar Public Hearings on Proposed Changes to Vermillion Snapper Management and Minimum Stock Size Threshold for Reef Fish Stocks
Posted on May 11, 2017 Read more

NOAA Fisheries Announces the Federal Waters off Texas Close to Shrimping on May 15, 2017
Posted on May 8, 2017 Read more

Gulf Council's Standing and Reef Fish Scientific and Statistical Committees to Meet via Webinar
Posted on May 5, 2017 Read more

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United States Coast Guard Vessel Safety



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