Public Hunting Opportunities

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  • Wildlife management areas (WMAs) – With over 160 areas covering nearly 6 million acres, Florida boasts one of the largest wildlife management areas systems in the country.
  • Youth Quota Hunts – Youth hunting opportunities on Andrews WMA and Camp Blanding
  • Family Quota Hunts – Family hunting opportunities on nearly 30 wildlife management areas
  • Youth Waterfowl Quota Hunts – Youth waterfowl hunting opportunities on Guana River, Ocklawaha Prairie, T.M. Goodwin/Broadmoor Marsh and the stormwater treatment areas (STAs)
  • Outfitters and Guides – Listing of outfitters and guides who operate in Florida


FWC Facts:
Black bear cubs stay with their mother for a year and a half, and will usually den with her their first winter.

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