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Rule Title: General Regulations Relating to Wildlife Management Areas
Department: FISH AND WILDLIFE CONSERVATION COMMISSION    Add to MyFLRules Favorites
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Division: Freshwater Fish and Wildlife
Chapter: TYPE I WILDLIFE MANAGEMENT AREAS

Latest version of the final adopted rule presented in Florida Administrative Code (FAC):

VIEW_RULE Effective Date: 7/1/2019
History Notes: Rulemaking Authority Art. IV, Sec. 9, Fla. Const. Law Implemented Art. IV, Sec. 9, Fla. Const., 379.2223, 379.354 FS. History–New 8-1-79, Amended 6-4-81, 6-21-82, 6-9-83, 9-27-83, 7-5-84, 7-1-85, Formerly 39-15.04, Amended 5-7-86, 5-10-87, 4-13-88, 8-18-88, 4-19-90, 4-4-91, 4-14-92, 10-22-92, 7-26-94, 11-6-94, 3-30-95, 10-23-95, 9-15-96, 6-1-97, 7-1-98, 12-28-98, 4-15-99, Formerly 39-15.004, Amended 7-1-00, 6-2-02, 5-1-03, 7-1-04, 7-1-05, 7-1-06, 7-29-07, 7-1-08, 7-1-09, 7-1-10, 1-1-11, 5-2-12, 4-9-13, 7-1-14, 7-1-15, 7-1-16, 7-1-18, 7-1-19.
References in this version: No reference(s).
History of this Rule since Jan. 6, 2006
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Section Description ID Publish
Date
View Text Final
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General Regulations Relating to Wildlife Management Areas 21967122 Effective:
07/01/2019
View Text Proposed
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The purpose of the proposed rule amendment is to revise shooting hours during spring turkey seasons on Wildlife Management Areas (WMAs). 21443322 1/25/2019
Vol. 45/17
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The purpose and effect of this rule development effort is to establish or revise rule provisions during calendar year 2019 to (1) establish or revise general regulations relating to Wildlife Management Areas (WMAs) and specific .... 21301508 12/24/2018
Vol. 44/248
View Text Final
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General Regulations Relating to Wildlife Management Areas 20542677 Effective:
07/01/2018
View Text Proposed
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The purpose of the proposed rule amendment is to update the allowable methods of take for wildlife (except migratory birds during migratory bird seasons) on Wildlife Management Areas (WMAs). The effect of the proposed rule .... 19976682 1/22/2018
Vol. 44/14
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The purpose and effect of this rule development effort is to establish or revise rule provisions during calendar year 2018 to (1) establish or revise general regulations relating to Wildlife Management Areas (WMAs) and specific .... 19899567 1/5/2018
Vol. 44/04
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The purpose and effect of this rule development effort is to establish or revise rule provisions, during calendar year 2017, to (1) establish or revise general regulations relating to Wildlife Management Areas (WMAs) and .... 18351447 12/8/2016
Vol. 42/237
View Text Final
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General Regulations Relating to Wildlife Management Areas 17258257 Effective:
07/01/2016
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The purpose and effect of this rule development effort is to establish or revise rule provisions, during calendar year 2016, to (1) establish or revise general regulations relating to Wildlife Management Areas (WMAs) and .... 17011780 1/11/2016
Vol. 42/06
View Text Proposed
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The purpose of the proposed rule amendment is to clarify general wildlife management area (WMA) regulations. The effect of the proposed rule amendment would correct references in the general WMA regulations. 16967451 12/31/2015
Vol. 41/251
View Text Final
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General Regulations Relating to Wildlife Management Areas 15766591 Effective:
07/01/2015
View Text Proposed
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The purpose of the proposed rule amendment is to allow the extension of shooting hours during spring turkey season by specific rule for individual wildlife management areas (WMAs). The effect of the proposed rule amendment .... 15546692 1/15/2015
Vol. 41/10
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The purpose and effect of this rule development effort is to establish or revise rule provisions, during calendar year 2015, to (1) establish or revise general regulations relating to Wildlife Management Areas (WMAs) and .... 15506243 1/8/2015
Vol. 41/05
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General Regulations Relating to Wildlife Management Areas 14336229 Effective:
07/01/2014
View Text Proposed
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The purpose of the proposed rule amendment is to retain a daily bag limit of one per day for wild turkey on wildlife management areas to aid in distributing harvest of the resource among different individuals where the Commission .... 14041058 1/9/2014
Vol. 40/06
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The purpose and effect of this rule development effort is to establish or revise rule provisions, during calendar year 2014, to (1) establish or revise general regulations relating to Wildlife Management Areas (WMAs) and .... 13999930 1/8/2014
Vol. 40/05
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General Regulations Relating to Wildlife Management Areas 12806442 Effective:
04/09/2013
View Text Proposed
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The purpose of the proposed rule amendment is to better protect natural resources and increase camper satisfaction by allowing the inclusion of permit provisions with camping permits on Wildlife Management Areas that allow .... 12482171 1/11/2013
Vol. 39/08
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The purpose and effect of this rule development effort is to establish or revise rule provisions, during calendar year 2013, to (1) establish or revise general regulations relating to Wildlife Management Areas (WMAs) and .... 12473150 1/8/2013
Vol. 39/05
View Text Final
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General Regulations Relating to Wildlife Management Areas 11489667 Effective:
05/02/2012
View Text Change
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General Regulations Relating to Wildlife Management Areas 11227670 3/16/2012
Vol. 38/11
View Text Proposed
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The purpose of the proposed rule amendment is to revise rule language related to possession or use of guns on wildlife management areas (WMAs); and to clarify that the Executive Director or designee may issue permits allowing .... 10843647 1/6/2012
Vol. 38/01
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The purpose and effect of this rule development effort is to establish or revise rule provisions, during calendar year 2012, to (1) establish or revise general regulations relating to Wildlife Management Areas (WMAs) and .... 10814450 12/22/2011
Vol. 37/51
View Text Public Hearing
68A-15.004
To receive public comment regarding considerations for the FWC ten-year Management Plan for the Andrews Wildlife Management Area (WMA). This ....
  January 27, 2011, 7:00 p.m.
  City of Fanning Springs Office, 17651 N. W. 90th Court, Fanning ....
9584781 1/21/2011
Vol. 37/03
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General Regulations Relating to Wildlife Management Areas 9336655 Effective:
01/01/2011
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The purpose and effect of this rule development effort is to establish or revise rule provisions, during calendar year 2011, to (1) establish or revise general regulations relating to Wildlife Management Areas (WMAs) and .... 9505629 12/23/2010
Vol. 36/51
View Text Change
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General Regulations Relating to Wildlife Management Areas 9171270 9/24/2010
Vol. 36/38
View Text Proposed
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The purpose of the proposed rule change is to address safety concerns of spring turkey hunters on public lands. The effect of the proposed rule change is to limit firearms to shotguns utilizing number 2 or smaller diameter .... 8937791 7/30/2010
Vol. 36/30
View Text Final
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General Regulations Relating to Wildlife Management Areas 8392845 Effective:
07/01/2010
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The proposed rule change clarifies that during a specific season only those species listed in each area-specific rule are legal to take. It will also require that the taking of furbearers with traps or hunting furbearers .... 8144525 1/15/2010
Vol. 36/02
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The purpose and effect of this rule development effort is to establish or revise rule provisions, during calendar year 2010, to (1) establish or revise general regulations relating to Wildlife Management Areas (WMAs) and .... 7991556 12/11/2009
Vol. 35/49
View Text Final
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General Regulations Relating to Wildlife Management Areas 6849866 Effective:
07/01/2009
View Text Proposed
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The purpose and effect of the proposed rule amendment is to allow the use of licensed and registered motorcycles on Wildlife Management Areas (WMAs) unless specifically prohibited by specific area regulation. 6576908 12/31/2008
Vol. 34/53
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The purpose and effect of this rule development effort is to establish or revise rule provisions, during calendar year 2009, to (1) establish or revise general regulations relating to Wildlife Management Areas (WMAs); (2) .... 6451972 12/5/2008
Vol. 34/49
View Text Final
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General Regulations Relating to Wildlife Management Areas 5355969 Effective:
07/01/2008
View Text Proposed
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The purpose of the proposed rule changes is to establish general rules relating to the take of wild hogs, the take of non-protected mammals and the possession of guns or firearms on Wildlife Management Areas. The effect .... 5034511 1/4/2008
Vol. 34/01
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The purpose and effect of this rule development effort is to establish or revise rule provisions, during calendar year 2008, to (1) establish or revise general regulations relating to Wildlife Management Areas (WMAs); (2) .... 4919178 12/7/2007
Vol. 33/49
View Text Final
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General Regulations Relating to Wildlife Management Areas 4398773 Effective:
07/29/2007
View Text Proposed
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The purpose and effect of the proposed rule is to allow landowners or lease holders and their guests to transport guns through Wildlife Management Areas to privately-owned in-holdings and adjacent lands without a permit .... 4102826 5/11/2007
Vol. 33/19
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The purpose and effect of this rule development effort is to establish or revise rule provisions, during calendar year 2007, to (1) establish or revise general regulations relating to Wildlife Management Areas (WMAs); (2) .... 3215858 11/22/2006
Vol. 32/47
View Text Final
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General Regulations Relating to Wildlife Management Areas 2594670 Effective:
07/01/2006